Free COVID clinics at Eden and Pambula

Free pop-up COVID-19 testing clinics are opening in Eden and Pambula from next week.

Eden's temporary testing clinic will be open every Wednesday from May 13 between 9.30am and 1pm at Eden Community House, Twofold Arcade, Bass St.

The clinic at Pambula will be open every Thursday from May 14 from 9am and 1pm in the car park drive-up service at Pambula Hospital, Merimbula St.

The pop-up clinics are additional to the other fixed five site clinics, which are all open seven days 9am-5pm at: Bega, Cooma, Eurobodalla, Goulburn and Queanbeyan Hospitals.

The Southern NSW Local Health District has also updated its COVID-19 testing criteria.

If you are feeling unwell with any mild flu-like symptoms like a fever, sore throat, headache, fatigue, aches and pains, runny nose, loss of smell, loss of taste, diarrhoea, nausea/vomiting and loss of appetite, cough or breathing issues - call Southern NSW helpline 1800 999 880 (option 1) to book a free COVID-19 test.