The Southern NSW Local Health District has provided COVID-19 testing clinics at Batemans Bay, Moruya and Narooma.
The free COVID testing clinic at Hanging Rock, Batemans Bay, will operate from 9am - 5pm daily until Sunday, August 16.
The clinic will be located at Hanging Rock Oval Car Park (near the boat ramp), Beach Road, Batemans Bay NSW 2536.
"It is a drive through clinic, making it safe and easy for everyone to access this service," a Southern NSW Local Health District spokesperson said.
"We anticipate an increased demand for this service.
"Community members seeking testing should take water, snacks and something to do whilst waiting."
The free testing clinic at Moruya Hospital is open daily from 9am - 5pm. The clinic is located at Moruya Pathways building (right hand side of hospital), with the entrance through the door closest to the road, 2 River St, Moruya NSW 2537.
To make an enquiry about getting a test, you can call Southern NSW helpline on 1800 999 880 (option 1) or use our enquiry form at https://www.snswlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/
There is also a testing clinic at Narooma at the Lighthouse Surgery COVID Respiratory Clinic, 80 Princes Hwy. Call 02 4476 2999 to make a booking.
If you're feeling unwell with any symptoms like fever, sore/scratchy throat, head ache, fatigue, aches and pains, runny nose, loss of smell, loss of taste, diarrhoea, nausea/vomiting and loss of appetite cough or breathing issues it is important to self-isolate immediate then making arrangements to have a COVID Test, make an enquiry about getting a test, you can call Southern NSW helpline on 1800 999 880 (option 1) or use our enquiry form at https://www.snswlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/
To protect lives and stay safe:
- Stay in if you are unwell
- Arrange to get tested
- Maintain physical / social distancing
- download the COVIDSafe app
- It's OK to get tested more than once, if you have symptoms at different points in time.
For more information visit the NSW Health website.