Sumary of NSW adds new venues of concern after Vic couple travelled through state:
- Anyone who has been to the following venues during the times specified should contact NSW Health, get tested for coronavirus, and self-isolate until receiving further information..
- ASSEF clothing store, 139-143 Balo St, between 3pm and 3.30pm on June 3 It comes after NSW Health identified more than 300 contacts linked to the infectious Victorian couple who escaped lockdown, with Sydneysiders put on Covid-19 alert after virus fragments were found in sewage..
- Traces of coronavirus have been found in the Castle Hill sewerage network, the second recent detection of viral fragments in the catchment in four days, NSW Health said in a statement..
- News Corp Australia “People who have recently recovered from Covid-19 can continue to shed virus fragments into the sewerage system for several weeks, even after they are no longer infectious,”.
- “However, NSW Health is asking everyone in these areas to be especially vigilant in monitoring for symptoms, and if they appear, get tested and isolate immediately until a negative result is received.”.
- The fragment findings come as NSW Health contact tracers scramble to find anyone who visited a number of exposure sites attended by the two Victorians last week….