Eurobodalla Shire COVID-19 cluster rises to 17, all linked to known cases

Premier Gladys Berejiklian provides a COVID-19 update on Wednesday, September 22.

The Eurobodalla Shire has recorded one new COVID-19 case in the 24 hours to 8pm Tuesday, September 21.

The new case was recorded in Batemans Bay and is linked to the already known cases.

It brings the total number of active cases in the shire to 17, with 16 in Batemans Bay and one in Narooma.

The Southern NSW Local Health District recorded five new cases of COVID-19, and brought the total number of active cases for the district to 89 .

The new cases include two in Queanbeyan and two in Yass.

Overnight, NSW Health released new exposure venues for the Southern district.

A full list of COVID-19 venues of concern and exposure sites in relation to the positive cases detected in South East NSW can be viewed here.

The list is updated regularly as case investigations proceed.

There were 1035 new COVID-19 cases in NSW from 133,839 tests. This compares with the previous day's total of 121,661.

There were five deaths, four women and one man. One person was from the Wollongong area, one was from the Kiama area, two were from south western Sydney and one was from western Sydney.

There have been 260 COVID-19 related deaths in NSW since 16 June 2021 and 316 in total since the start of the pandemic.

Everyone in the district was advised to monitor for COVID-19 symptoms

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