MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 21 JUNE 2021

­čśĚ ┬áHealth News The Delta COVID-19 strain is responsible for the current outbreak in Sydney, with 11 cases identified so far and a growing list of case locations and alerts. If you’ve been around Sydney in the last 10 days, please visit https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/covid-19/Pages/case-locations-and-alerts.aspx to see if you’ve been to an affected venue and get tested…

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MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 7 JUNE 2021

­čśĚ ┬áHealth News Victoria’s 4th lockdown has been extended for another week with at least 70 positive cases identified in this outbreak. Whilst the lockdown conditions are expected to be lifted on Thursday evening, it is likely that some restrictions will remain in place due to concerns about a “hidden spread” of the highly infectious…

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MONDAY NEWS POST – 31 MAY 2021

­čśĚ ┬áHealth News Victoria’s 4th lockdown is underway, and is due to end at 11:59pm on Thursday. So far 54 cases have been identified, with high testing rates over several thousand close contacts and almost 200 venues of high concern. The Victorian government have announced a $250million business support package to target 90,000 businesses affected…

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MONDAY NEWS POST – 17 MAY 2021

­čśĚ ┬áHealth News Restrictions have been eased in Greater Sydney from today after no new cases of community transmission were recorded over the last week. Check your eligibility for a COVID vaccine here: https://covid-vaccine.healthdirect.gov.au/eligibility With the weather cooling down we are coming into flu season, and it is more important than ever to get a…

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MONDAY NEWS POST – 3 MAY 2021

­čśĚ ┬áHealth News Phase 2a of Australia’s vaccine program commences today, with all Australians over 50 now eligible to receive an AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine. To book your vaccination, visit https://covid-vaccine.healthdirect.gov.au/eligibility A temporary travel ban between India and Australia starts today, with anyone breaching the rule to face up to five years in prison or heavy…

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