Ebene News – AU – Bunnings, Myer and Westfield among new COVID hotspots

An Officeworks, Bunnings, Myer and Westfield Mall are among the latest additions to the list of new COVID hotspots identified by NSW Health on Wednesday afternoon

The new advisory has been issued for parts of western Sydney and Wollongong, after the state registered 18 new locally acquired COVID-19 cases

A new cluster that has emerged in Croydon represents six of the 18 new cases, all of these cases being part of the same extended family and including three children

Given the cluster, Prime Minister Gladys Berejiklian announced on Wednesday that NYE restrictions for residents of Greater Sydney would be tightened

Health authorities are warning anyone who has visited the following locations to get tested immediately and self-isolate until a negative result is obtained:

Santa’s Photo Booth at Westfield Burwood Mall on Tuesday, December 22 between 11:15 a.m. and 11:45 a.m.

Anyone who has been to any of the locations below is urged to watch for symptoms of COVID and get tested immediately and isolate if they appear

NSW Health has also updated advice for those who attended two Greek Orthodox churches in Wollongong

Anyone who attended St Nektarios Greek Orthodox Church on Sunday December 27 between 9 a.m. and 10.15 a.m. is now considered close contact and must be tested and isolated for 14 days regardless of the outcome

Those who attended the Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Cross on Sunday, December 27 between 1030 a.m. and 11 a.m. are now considered casual contact and must be tested and isolated until a negative result is obtained. received

No other changes have yet been reported for the third test after it was confirmed on Tuesday that SCG will still host the game between Australia and India

CA’s board met late Tuesday night to determine whether to keep the game in Sydney or play it at the MCG

Crucial to the decision was not only the current COVID-19 cluster on the beaches of northern Sydney, but also the closed Queensland border ahead of the fourth test in Brisbane

However, CA officials on Tuesday night deemed it possible to end the summer with the game in Sydney as scheduled from January 7

It is understood that the NSW government was briefed on Tuesday evening and it is now up to the Queensland government to determine how it will conduct the fourth test in Brisbane

NSW Health COVID locations

Ebene News – UA – Bunnings, Myer and Westfield among new COVID hotspots

Source: https://7news.com.au/sport/cricket/bunnings-myer-and-westfield-among-new-covid-hotspots-in-nsw-c-1860993