Three new COVID-19 cases in Bega Valley, linked to known cases in the Eurobodalla Shire

Dr Jeremy McAnulty from NSW Health provides a COVID-19 update on Monday, October 4.

The Southern NSW Local Health District (SNSWLHD) has reported three new COVID-19 cases in the Bega Valley.

The three new cases are all reportedly located in Beauty Point and are linked to known cases in the Eurobodalla shire the health district said.

SNSWLHD also released two new COVID-19 venues of concern in Bermagui.

Tuesday, September 28, 1.20pm to 1.50pm: Bermagui BP, 8 Wallaga Lake Road

Tuesday, September 28, 1pm to 2pm: Bermagui Woolworths, 1-9 Young Street, Bermagui

A full list of COVID-19 venues of concern and exposure sites can be viewed here.

The list is updated regularly as case investigations proceed.

A list of COVID-19 testing clinics in the area is available here.

Across the district there were 21 new COVID-19 cases recorded in the 24 hours to 8pm Sunday, October 3.

Eleven are in the Queanbeyan-Palerang region and seven in the Snowy Monaro region.

This brings the total cases in the SNSWLHD to 271 since the start of the current outbreak in June.

Across the state, there were 623 new locally acquired cases and six deaths.

One person was in their 40s, three people were in their 60s, one person was in their 70s and one person was in their 90s.

Four people were not vaccinated, one person had received one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and one person had received two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.

The person who had received two doses of a COVID-19 was a woman in her 90s who died at Hawkesbury Living nursing home.

As of Saturday, October 2 88.4 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 67.1 per cent are fully vaccinated.

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