Public Health Alert – Further venues of concern

NSW Health has been advised of further venues of concern associated with confirmed cases of COVID-19 who were in southern New South Wales between 19 and 24 May while potentially infectious.

The original timeframe has been expanded as three household contacts of the original case have now tested positive.

If you were at any of the following venues at the times listed, please immediately call NSW Health on 1800 943 553, get tested and isolate until you receive further information from NSW Health:

GoulburnShell Coles Express Big Merino1/3 Sowerby StWednesday, 19 May 1.45-2.05pm (in addition to times previously announced)
GundagaiThe Coffee Pedaler136 Sheridan StWednesday, 19 May 9.30-11.15am
Jervis BayGreen Patch campground, Booderee National ParkVillage Bay RdWednesday, 19 May 4pm – Monday 24 May 9am
Huskisson5 Little PigsShop 4-5, 64-66 Owen StFriday, 21 May
HuskissonHuskisson Treasure Chest74 Owen StFriday, 21 May
VincentiaColes Vincentia Shopping Village (in addition to times previously announced)21 The Wool RdFriday, 21 May 12-1pm Saturday, 22 May 12-1pm (in addition to times previously announced)

If you attended any of the following venues at the times listed, please immediately be tested and isolate until a negative result is received:

GundagaiGundagai Craft Centre105 Sheridan StWednesday, 19 May 11am-12pm
GundagaiJunque and Disorderly Antique Shop177 Sheridan StWednesday, 19 May 11am-12pm

NSW Health is continuing to investigate the movements of these cases in southern New South Wales, and this list of venues may be updated.

NSW Health is opening a new pop-up COVID-19 testing clinic at the Gundagai Visitor Information Centre, 249 Sheridan St, Gundagai, on Thursday, from 10am to 4.30pm. The Gundagai Medical Centre, 95 Sheridan St, Gundagai NSW 2722 may also be contacted for advice on testing.

NSW Health has already increased testing capacity on the South Coast with a new pop‑up drive-through in Huskisson, and extended hours at existing clinics.

Testing locations include:

  • Husky Sports Club pop-up drive-through clinic, Kioloa Street, Huskisson, 8am‑6pm, seven days a week.
  • Goulburn Base Hospital (old main entrance), 9am-4pm today.
  • Nowra Southern IML Pathology Drive-through Clinic, 57 Junction Street, open 9am-5pm Monday-Friday
  • Shoalhaven Hospital, entry via Shoalhaven Street driveway 2 Scenic Drive, open 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:15pm-4:30pm Monday – Sunday
  • Milton Ulladulla Hospital, 106 Princess Highway, enter via Main Hospital Entrance, open 8am-3:30pm Monday – Sunday
  • Gerringong 4Cyte Pathology Drive-through, Gerringong Medical and Cosmetic Centre, 139 Belinda Street, open 9am-3:30pm Monday-Friday

Anyone who lives in Jervis Bay, Vincentia, Huskisson, Gundagai or Goulburn, or has visited these areas since 19 May, is asked to be especially vigilant for the onset of even the mildest of cold-like symptoms, and is urged to come forward for testing immediately if they appear, then isolate until a negative result is received.

Additionally, anyone who has recently had symptoms should also get tested.

There are more than 300 COVID-19 testing locations across NSW, many of which are open seven days a week. To find your nearest testing clinic, visit here, or contact your GP.