Eurobodalla has six active cases, with three cases related to the Batemans Bay Soldiers Club having been released from isolation and are no longer infectious, however still have lingering symptoms.
In the last 24 hours (as @ 1400 11 August 2020), three new cases have been confirmed in the Eurobodalla. The cases are all known close contacts of a recently identified case in Batemans Bay.
One case is linked to Batemans Bay High School, with another case linked to Batemans Bay Public School. The third case is not linked to either school.
Both Batemans Bay High School and Batemans Bay Public School have each had a confirmed case of COVID-19 attend whilst infectious. Both schools are closed to enable cleaning to take place. The two cases did not attend any before or after school care services or catch any school buses.
Contact Tracing & Isolation
The Public Health Unit is working closely with the schools involved.
Staff and students who attend the schools and are identified as a close contact will receive an SMS informing them of this status. This SMS notification for students will also be sent to parents and carers. Close contacts will also be provided with additional information about testing and isolation. If your child is identified as a close contact and you are unable to isolate from your child, you will be required to self-isolate for the same 14-day period, along with anyone in the household who is unable to isolate from the close contact. Continue reading for more important information and links