Up to 8pm last night, Saturday September 25, there have been 21 new cases of COVID-19 identified in the Western NSW LHD.
Up to 8pm last night there have been 21 new cases. In the following Local Government Areas;
- Dubbo 11
- Bourke 5
- Cowra 5
NSW recorded 961 new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 in the 24 hours to 8pm last night.
State Premier Gladys Berejiklian confirmed that 'a roadmap out of lockdown' is being worked on and that they will share details are they are finalised, including additional freedoms for people around NSW.
She said the government would unveil a reopening plan this week, but it was yet to decided which restrictions would ease at the 70 and 80 per cent fully-vaccinated mark.
She highlighted there were "more case numbers than we'd like to see" in the Central Coast and Illawarra.
"Hold the line, it's really important we work hard now," she said.
NSW Health is today reporting the deaths of nine people with COVID-19. Six men and three women. One person was in their 40s, two in their 60s, two in their 70s, and four in their 80s. Eight people were unvaccinated, and one had received one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. There have been 297 COVID-19 related deaths in NSW since 16 June 2021 and 353 in total since the start of the pandemic. There have been 53,088 locally acquired cases reported since 16 June 2021, when the first case in this outbreak was reported.
There are currently 1,146 COVID-19 cases admitted to hospital, with 222 people in intensive care, 117 of whom require ventilation. There were 106,451 COVID-19 tests reported to 8pm last night, compared with the previous day's total of 108,105.
In NSW, 85.2 per cent of the 16-and-older population has received a first dose COVID-19 vaccine, and 59.2 per cent are fully vaccinated to 11.59pm on Friday 24 September 2021. The total number of vaccines administered in NSW is now 9,619,956 with 3,446,709 doses administered by NSW Health to 8pm last night and 6,173,247 administered by the GP network and other providers to 11.59pm on Friday 24 September 2021.
ATTENTION #COOLAH— Western NSW LHD (@wnswlhd) September 24, 2021
POP-UP COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC
COOLAH RFS SHED
- 2nd doses - By appointment
- 1st doses - No bookings needed
Tuesday - Thursday
10am - 3pm
Remember to bring a form of ID &, where able, your Medicare Card.
More details: https://t.co/3DHS3azaumpic.twitter.com/LCMmdrYb5Z
What about AstraZeneca?
People who received AstraZeneca at the previous Mudgee ADF walk-in clinic will also be contacted by our team with advice on how to receive their second dose of the vaccine, in line with the 4 - 12 week interval. Closer to their second dose date, people will be contacted either by text or telephone to confirm:
- Their second dose.
- Where and when they will receive their second dose.
Playgrounds, skate parks and dog parks throughout the region have reopened, Wednesday September 15, in response to changes to NSW Government Health Orders this week for fully vaccinated people.
Gatherings of up to five people are permitted for outdoor recreation so long as all those at the gathering aged 16 years or over are fully vaccinated. These people must have their proof of vaccination at all times and show to police if requested.
Fully vaccinated means you have had two doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccination or have a medical contraindication certificate issued to you. The five person limit on these gatherings does not include children aged 12 or under.
Residents are permitted to go outdoors with members of their household or one person you do not live with.
All residents must continue social distancing and mask wearing.
Local vaccination providers
- Pharmacy 4 Less
- Blooms the Chemist
- Starchem Pharmacy
- Gulgong Dispensary
- Kandos Family Medical Centre
- Kandos Advanced Medical Centre
- Kandos-Rylstone Pharmacy
- Kandos-Rylstone Pharmacy
- Dunedoo Pharmacy
- Brenshaw Medical Centre Coolah
Area of concern:
ALDI: 97-99 Church Street
- Thursday 16 September, 11.20AM to 11.45AM
Petrie's Mitre 10
- Thursday 16 September, 11.10AM to 11.20AM
- Wednesday 15 September, 12.40PM to 12.50PM
Coles Mudgee: Mortimer Street, Mudgee
- Tuesday 14 September, 1:30pm to 1:45pm
- Thursday 16 September, 11.45AM to 12.30PM
If you were at these venues at the above times, you should get tested immediately. Self-isolate until you get a negative result.
If your date of exposure at this venue occurred in last 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.
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