NSW data eight COVID-19 instances as Macquarie College confirms transmission

“I am usually a tolerant and affected person particular person however my endurance is waning on companies that do not do the best factor.”

NSW recorded 12 instances to 8pm on Wednesday. 4 of these instances have been in return abroad travellers, and three of the native instances had been reported by media on Wednesday.

The eight new regionally acquired instances kind two separate clusters. 5 have been linked to a recognized cluster, and the remaining three have been linked to one another.

Public well being alert for restaurant as contact tracing continues

On Wednesday night, NSW Well being referred to as on individuals who went to Ripples restaurant in Milson’s Level on Saturday October three from 8pm to 10.30pm to self isolate for 14 days and get examined. A COVID-19 case attended that restaurant, however the particulars of a number of walk-in diners weren’t recorded.

NSW Chief Well being Officer Dr Kerry Chant stated they have been leaving “no stone unturned” to trace down any connections between the instances.

Dr Chant said the contact tracers were leaving no stone unturned.

Dr Chant stated the contact tracers have been leaving no stone unturned.Credit score:Kate Geraghty

Up to now, contact tracers have linked the cluster of 5 instances to the Liverpool Hospital dialysis outbreak.

NSW Well being has not dominated out the potential of linking all eight instances to the one cluster. The smaller cluster included two non-public healthcare staff who work in a Liverpool clinic, and a family contact of a type of staff.

NSW Well being has suggested anybody who attended the next venues to observe for signs and get examined instantly in the event that they develop. It additionally outlined a lot of public transport providers.

  • Macquarie College Sports activities and Aquatic Centre outside pool space on Wednesday October 7 from 5.30am to 10.30am
  • Surf Dive ‘n’ Ski at Fortress Towers on Monday October 5 from 12pm to 5pm
  • Chemist Warehouse Epping on Tuesday October 6 from 10.30am to 11am

Public transport

  • Prepare from Parramatta at 14:41 arriving City Corridor 15:31 on 4th October
  • Prepare from City Corridor at 17:29 arriving Kings Cross 17:50 on 4th October
  • Prepare from Artarmon at 23:18 arriving Central 23:48 on fifth October
  • Bus substitute from Central at 23:48 arriving Strathfield 00:15 on fifth October
  • Prepare from Strathfield at 00:15 arriving Parramatta 00:45 on fifth October
  • Bus 550 from Epping Station, Beecroft Rd, Stand D at 17:08 to Smith St after Phillip St, Parramatta 17:41 on sixth October
  • Prepare from Moss Vale 04:52 arriving Liverpool 07:09 on sixth October
  • Prepare from Liverpool 16:58 arriving Moss Vale 19:12 on sixth October
  • Prepare from Moss Vale 04:51 arriving Liverpool 07:08 on seventh October
  • Prepare from Campbelltown 13:31 arriving Moss Vale 15:50 on seventh October

“If you happen to’re requested to get examined and keep house for 14 days, please try this,” Ms Berejiklian stated on Thursday morning. “Don’t take this evenly, we have to get on prime of this.”

Earlier, Ms Berejiklian additionally stated the state is unlikely to reopen to regional Victoria, when doing so would give Victorians better freedoms in NSW than their house state.

“The Victorian authorities has imposed sure restrictions on their very own residents in regional Victoria and it could be a bit inconsistent if we went additional than what their very own authorities did when it comes to what they’re allowed to do,” the Premier informed ABC Information Breakfast on Thursday morning.

Ms Berejiklian claimed NSW well being officers didn’t have readability round what number of instances have been occurring in regional Victoria.


Victoria has recorded 11 new instances within the newest 24-hour reporting interval, together with 4 new instances in regional Victoria which all had recognized sources.

NSW Deputy Chief Medical Officer Jeremy McAnulty was not optimistic when requested on the At this time present if he thought it was potential NSW would file the 28 days with out neighborhood transmission wanted for Queensland to reopen its border.

“Look, it’s onerous,” he admitted. “We have seen all over the world the place international locations or jurisdictions suppose they’re freed from the virus after which as a result of it is a stealth virus … it could go undetected below the floor.

“You’ll be able to’t be assured that it isn’t there, and so our assumption is all the time that it could be there. Due to this fact, do not calm down, do not be complacent, come ahead and get examined.”

With Natassia Chrysanthos

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