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Another covid case on Central Coast

Another Central Coast resident has been diagnosed with COVID-19., which has triggered a large contracting tracing effort. Residents in the north of the Central Coast are asked to check if they have been at the venues below at the dates and times listed and, if so,  immediately have a Covid test and then isolate until the results are known.

27 July 2021

 

THE person is one of two newly identified household contacts of the four previously announced Central Coast cases.

 

The other newly identified household contact has tested negative for COVID-19 to date. The household, including the five confirmed cases and the two other people in the household, who have tested negative to date, have been moved to the Special Health Accommodation in Sydney to isolate. Health staff will be undertaking daily wellness checks.

 

Exposure sites on the Coast

 

A number of Central Coast locations have been identified as COVID-19 exposure sites associated with the latest confirmed case.

 

Close contact location

 

Anyone who attended the following venues at the times listed is a close contact and must get tested and isolate for 14 days, regardless of the result, and call 1800 943 553 unless they have already been contacted by NSW Health:

 

H&R Block Toukley, 1 /266 Main Rd Toukley: Friday 23 July 1:40pm – 2:15pm

 

Casual contact locations

 

Anyone who attended the following venues at the times listed is a casual contact who must immediately get tested and isolate until a negative result is received.

 

If your date of exposure at this venue occurred in the past four days, you must get another test on day five from the date of exposure. Wear a mask around others and limit your movements until you get another negative result.

You should continue to monitor for symptoms and if any symptoms occur, get tested again:

 

  • Singletons Butchery, Northlakes Shopping Centre, San Remo:
    Wednesday 21 July, 1:55pm – 2:05pm

 

  • Northlakes Shopping Centre, 17-21 Pacific Highway, San Remo:
    Wednesday 21 July, 1:55pm – 2:20pm
    Thursday 22 July, 11:05am -11:30am
    Friday 23 July, 2:20pm – 3:05pm
    Saturday 24 July, 1:00pm-1:15pm
    Sunday 25 Jul, 9:40am-10:15am

 

  • Coles San Remo:
    Wednesday 21 July, 2:05pm-2:20pm
    Friday 23 July, 2:35pm-2:50pm
    Sunday 25 July, 9:45am -10:15am

 

  • Priceline Pharmacy Northlakes:
    Thursday 22 July, 11:00am -11:30am
    Friday 23 July, 2:20pm-2:40pm

 

  • Westfield Tuggerah – Coles side, 50 Wyong Rd, Tuggerah:
    Friday 23 July, 12:20pm-1:00pm

 

  • Dan Murphy Westfield Tuggerah:
    Friday 23 July, 12:20pm-12:30pm

 

  • Smokemart Westfield Tuggerah:
    Friday 23 July, 12:25pm-12:30pm

 

  • Coles Tuggerah, Westfield Tuggerah:
    Friday 23 July, 12:30pm-1:00pm

 

  • Coles Liquor San Remo:
    Friday 23 July, 2:50pm-3:05pm
    Saturday 24 July, 1:00pm -1:15pm

 

  • Lake Haven Shopping Centre:
    Saturday 24 July, 10:15am -10:50am

 

  • Coles Lake Haven, Lake Haven Shopping Centre, Lake Haven:
    Saturday 24 July, 10:15am-10:25am

 

  • Priceline Pharmacy Lake Haven, Lake Have Shopping Centre, Lake Haven:
    Saturday 24 July, 10:20am -10:40am

 

  • Lake Haven Post Office, 121/43 Lake Haven Drive, Lake Haven:
    Saturday 24 July, 10:35am -10:50am

 

  • Bunnings Warehouse Charmhaven, Cnr Chelmsford Rd and Pacific Hwy, Charmhaven NSW:
    Saturday 24 July,12:25pm-12:45pm
    Saturday 24 July, 1:25pm-1:45pm

 

  • HipPocket Workwear, 5/6 Botham Close, Charmhaven NSW:
    Saturday 24 July, 12:45pm-12:55pm

 

  • Charmhaven Newsagency, Northlakes Shopping Centre, 15/17 Pacific Highway, San Remo NSW:
    Sunday 25 July, 9:40am-9:50am

 

Symptoms

 

If you have any symptoms of COVID-19, no matter how mild, get tested immediately and self-isolate until you receive a negative result. Symptoms of COVID-19 include a fever, cough, sore/scratchy throat, shortness of breath, runny nose, and loss of taste or smell.

 

Local COVID-19 testing clinics include:

 ◦ Wyong Hospital – open 9am to 5pm, seven days per week.

 ◦ Gosford Hospital – open 9am to 5pm, seven days per week.

 ◦ Doyalson Wyee RSL Club Drive-through Clinic – open 7.30-4.30pm Monday to Friday and 8-3pm weekends.

 ◦ Kanwal Laverty Pathology Drive-through Clinic – open 7.30-6.30pm Monday to Friday and 7.30-3pm weekends.

 ◦ Tuggerah Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology Drive-through clinic –open 7.30-4.30pm Monday to Friday and 8-3pm weekends.

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