NEW VENUES OF CONCERN

Wednesday 6th October, 2021. 10am. Anyone who attended the following venues on the specified dates and times are casual contacts (unless they have been notified by NSW Health that they are a close contact) and must get tested and isolate until a negative test result is received. · Tea Gardens Hotel:  Friday 1 October from 10:40am…

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VAX RATES

Tuesday 5th October, 2021. 7pm. As of 3rd October the MidCoast LGA vaccination rate was: 87.3% first dose 58.2% fully vaccinated Thank you to everyone for coming forward to get vaccinated, our LGA is doing extremely well in getting jabs in arms. Amcal in Forster are now offering the Moderna vaccine on Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s…

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COVID UPDATE: FURTHER CASES

Monday 4th October, 2021. 1pm. I have been advised there are two new Covid cases associated with the Taree/Purfleet case, making a total of three. They are in hotel isolation. There has been contact with the Cabarita area of Forster. The Taree/Purfleet cases and Cabarita exposure is very concerning. I would ask that anyone that…

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TAREE VAX HUB

Friday 1st October, 2021. 5pm There is a COVID vaccination hub being opened at the old Nita Reid cottage in Taree at: 56 Chatham Avenue Taree.   It is being run by Manning Base Hospital and will be administering vaccines from next Wednesday, 6th October.  Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca will be available.   Book your…

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COVID UPDATE: TAREE

Friday 1st October, 2021. 3.30pm. I have been advised that there is one positive case (from Sydney) in Taree who is now isolating. This case is expected to be announced in tomorrow’s numbers. It’s frustrating to see the virus being brought to our region. We are aware a number of other people have been tested…

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COVID UPDATE

Thursday 30th September, 2021. 3.55pm. I have been advised that the COVID-positive Queensland truck driver who visited Taree on Monday 27th September, does not pose a risk to the broader community.   He completed a drop off at a petrol station in Taree. The person he met with has been notified to isolate and get…

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