Queanbeyan Palerang records two new cases

Two new cases in the region: One under investigation

There are two new COVID-19 cases in Queanbeyan Palerang, with one being linked to known cases.

The other case is under investigation.

One is in Karabar and one is in Googong.

The Southern NSW Local Health District (SNSWLHD) was notified of the three cases in the 24 hours to 8pm last night.

Although there were no new venues of concern, everyone in the district should be alert for any symptoms that could signal COVID-19, including headache, nausea, sore throat, runny nose, cough, loss of smell or taste, or fever.

If symptoms appear, people must isolate and get tested immediately, and remain isolated until a negative result is received.

To help stop the spread of COVID-19:

  • If you are unwell, get tested and isolate right away - don't delay.
  • Wash your hands regularly and take hand sanitiser with you when you go out.
  • Keep your distance and leave 1.5 metres between yourself and others.
  • Wear a mask at all times when outside your home, except when exercising.