⚠️ PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT ⚠️
We have been notified of updated advice and/or revised exposure times for several previously announced venues in the Byron Bay region which were visited by confirmed cases of COVID 19.
We are contacting known patrons directly to advise that anyone who attended the bar at the following venue at the time listed is considered a close contact and must immediately get tested and self-isolate for 14 days, regardless of the result.
Any other patrons who attended the hotel/motel during this time are considered casual contacts and must get tested and self-isolate until they receive a negative result:
- Byron Bay, Park Hotel/Motel pub/restaurant, 223 Broken Head Road, Suffolk Park: Sunday 28 March, 1.45pm – 2.10pm
Anyone who attended the following venue(s) at the times listed is now considered a casual contact and must immediately get tested and self isolate until a negative result is received. They should continue to monitor for symptoms and, if any occur, get tested again:
- Suffolk Park, Suffolk Park Bakery, 1/2 Clifford Street: Saturday 27 March 12.45pm – 1.15pm and 2.45pm – 3.15pm
- Suffolk Park, Suffolk Park Bakery and Shopping Centre Plaza 1/2 Clifford Street: Sunday 28 March, 10.30am – 11.45am
Anyone who is planning to visit NSW from Queensland or who has been in Queensland in the last two weeks should check the Queensland Health website regularly, especially before any travel, and follow the public health advice if they were at any of the listed venues. People who are required to test and isolate should do so immediately.
A complete list of venues of concern and associated health advice, including links to the Queensland Health website, is available at https://nsw.gov.au/covid-19/latest-news-and-updates.
Please check this page regularly, as advice is updated as further information becomes available.
April 3, 2021, 10:02 am