16 November, 2021 8.14pm.

Wingham Public School Non-operational

Wingham Public school was made non-operational due a member of the school community having tested positive for COVID-19.
The school will remain non-operational, Wednesday 17 November 2021 for the on-site attendance of staff and students to allow time for contact tracing.
All staff and students are asked to self-isolate until you receive further advice.
There is no requirement to get a COVID-19 test at this time unless you are unwell.
NSW Health has requested anyone who has been unwell or if you develop any symptoms such as a fever, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, runny nose, loss of smell/taste, muscle/joint pains, diarrhoea, nausea/vomiting or extreme tiredness to be tested at one of the COVID-19 testing clinics.
Further information about COVID-19 is available on the NSW Government website.


Great Lakes College Forster was made non-operational for the onsite attendance of staff and students due to a member of the school community who tested positive to COVID-19.
The NSW Department of Education and NSW Health have been working closely to ensure the health and safety of all students and staff is maintained. This work has included identifying close contacts of the confirmed case.
The students and staff identified as contacts have been notified and asked to self-isolate for the required period.
The school has been thoroughly cleaned and will be operational for the onsite attendance of staff and students from Wednesday 17 November 2021.