NSW health officials have tracked down the movements of a potentially contagious COVID-19 case that visited the Jervis Bay area from Melbourne on 23 and 24 May.
Victorian health officials have notified NSW Health of the confirmed case that Jervis Bay, Goulburn, Hyams Beach and Vincentia visited.
The person reported the onset of symptoms on 25 May and was tested on Monday after driving back to Melbourne on 24 May.
Victoria is in a “circuit breaker” closure with 54 active infections after three new cases were reported on Tuesday.
NSW Health has released a list of places of concern around Jervis Bay and appeals to everyone who has visited them at the times listed on the department’s website to contact, be tested and isolated until further notice. instructions received.
The venues include the Green Patch Campground and the Booderee National Park at Jervis Bay, the Cooked Goose Cafe at Hyams Beach, Coles Vincentia Shopping Village and Trapper’s Bakery and Shell Coles Express Big Merino at Goulburn.
NSW Health said in a statement that it could add new care sites and is increasing virus testing in the area, including a walk-through pop-up COVID-19 testing clinic in Huskisson.
Anyone who has lived or visited Jervis Bay since May 22 is asked to be tested and isolated if they have even the mildest symptoms of a cold.