Update on new Covid cases and venues
7th August 2020
* 9.30am COVID UPDATE ??
* THIRD FAMILY MEMBER TESTS POSITIVE
?? WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT VENUES / SCHOOLS
As previously reported, a third member of the same Newcastle family has tested positive for the coronavirus. All other close contacts are traced and now in isolation. It is still unknown where the first case - the young student at St Pius X school at Adamstown - was contracted.
The third member of that family attended St Francis Xavier College at Hamilton.
Both schools are closed until Monday for a deep clean.
?? There are some slight changes to the precautionary advice issued by Hunter-New England Health yesterday in the wake of these new cases. This advice includes that issued earlier in the week for the two other cases.
?? SELF ISOLATE AND GET TESTED IMMEDIATELY IF YOU ATTENDED:
- Hamilton: Bennett Hotel, 5:30pm to 10pm on Friday 31 July
- Hamilton: Sydney Junction Hotel, 11pm on Saturday 1 August to 1:15am on Sunday 2 August
- Jesmond: Hotel Jesmond, 7pm to 9pm on Wednesday 29 July
- Lambton: Lambton Park Hotel, 8pm to 9pm on Thursday 30 July
- New Lambton: Bar 88 - Wests New Lambton, 5pm to 7:15pm on Sunday 2 August
- Newcastle: Hamilton to Adamstown Number 26 bus, 8:20am on Monday 3 August
- Wallsend: Wallsend Diggers, 9pm to 11pm on Wednesday 29 July, and 9pm to 11pm on Thursday 30 July
?? MONITOR FOR SYMPTOMS IF YOU ATTENDED:
- Adamstown: St Pius X High School, Monday 3 August
- Broadmeadow: McDonald Jones Stadium, 7:30pm to the end of the Newcastle Jets match on Sunday 2 August
- Hamilton: Greenroof Bar Restaurant, 10.30pm on Friday 31 July to 12.15am on Saturday 1 August
- Hamilton: Sushi Revolution, Noon to 12.45pm on Saturday 1 August
- Newcastle: Queens Wharf Hotel, 9:30pm to 11pm on Saturday 1 August
- Toronto: Toronto Court House (Toronto Drug Court) 7am to 2pm on Monday 27 July.