MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 1 MARCH 2021

😷  Health News NSW continues its run of no new community transmission! Restrictions have been eased further, commencing last Friday – see the details here: https://www.nsw.gov.au/media-releases/restrictions-will-be-eased-from-26-february The NSW vaccine program is underway, with 5 regional hubs and 99 regional satellite sites to start opening from 15 March. The initial focus will be on frontline health…

MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 22 FEBRUARY 2021

😷  Health News NSW continues its run of no new community transmission! Victoria has returned to “COVIDSafe Summer” restrictions after the snap lockdown last weekend. The Australian vaccination program has commenced – the ABC has an excellent resource to answer questions about the vaccinations here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/health/2021-02-22/covid-19-vaccines-pfizer-astrazeneca-australia-coronavirus/13158870?nw=0 ℹ COVID in the Workplace Update JobKeeper is still…

MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 8 FEBRUARY 2021

😷  Health News A returned overseas traveller in NSW has returned a positive COVID test 16 days after entering hotel quarantine. There have been two new cases in hotel quarantine staff in Victoria, raising a concern of aerosol transmission and quarantine protocols given that the affected staff members had no direct contact with active cases.…

MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 18 JANUARY 2021

😷 Health News – Greater Sydney (including the Wollongong region, Blue Mountains and Central Coast) continues to be under more strict restrictions than the rest of NSW at the moment – see here for more details: https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/what-you-can-and-cant-do-under-rules/greater-sydney If you have been in this area, be vigilant for symptoms, get tested straight away and wear a…