Southwestern Tourist Sites Listed as COVID-19 Exposure Sites | Bunbury Courier


New exposure sites in the South West have been identified following two new cases of COVID-19 in the community.

The new cases are an unvaccinated 20-year-old backpacker and his vaccinated 24-year-old roommate.

Both cases are believed to be linked to the current Delta outbreak and were contagious in the community.

Nine new exhibition sites were found with one case detected at Greenfields Woolworths on Wednesday 12/29/21.

New exhibition venues include:

  • BP service station, Cowaramup – Thursday 12/30/21 from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m., Wednesday 12/29/2021 from 6.30 a.m. to 8 a.m.
  • Castle Rock Beach car park – Wednesday 12/29/21 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Woolworths Greenfields – Wednesday 12/29/21 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • Coles, Bunbury Center Point Shopping Center – Tuesday 12/28/21 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Smokemart, Park Center Shopping Center – Tuesday 12/28/21 from 12:50 p.m. to 1:05 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Woolworths, Bunbury Forum Shopping Center – Tuesday 12/28/21 9:30 am-11:30am
  • Big W, Bunbury Forum Shopping Center – Tuesday 12/28/21 9:30 am-11:30am
  • Puma gas station on 7080 Forrest Highway – Monday 12/27/21 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • Beach Park, 66 Hutt Drive – Sunday 12/26/21 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

For the full list of exhibit sites, visit Healthy WA.

Busselton Jetty is one of 20 new COVID-19 exposure sites in the South West.

Exposure dates vary from December 26 to 30, with all sites requiring people to watch for symptoms unless otherwise specified by the WA Department of Health.

Some of the new locations listed include:

  • Parking Gracetown Beach – Thursday 12/30/21 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Cowaramup gas station – Thursday 12/30/21 from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m.
  • Honeycombs Beach Parking – Wednesday 12/29/21 from 9:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. Thursday 12/30/21
  • Lighthouse of Cap Naturaliste – Wednesday 29/12/21 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Parking Meelup Beach – Wednesday 29/12/21 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Eagle Bay Beach car park – Wednesday 12/29/21 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Castle Rock Beach car park – Wednesday 12/29/21 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Kmart Busselton – Wednesday 29/12/21 from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Aldi Busselton – Wednesday 12/29/21 from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m.
  • 7-Eleven Busselton – Wednesday 12/29/21 from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
  • Busselton Visitor Center – Wednesday 12/29/21 from 9:15 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • Busselton Jetty – Tuesday 12/28/21 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Park Center Kebabs – Tuesday 12/28/21 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Kmart South Bunbury – Tuesday 12/28/2021 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., Monday 12/27/2021 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Coles South Bunbury – Tuesday 12/28/21 from 1:10 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Sunday 12/26/2021 from 12:45 to 1:15 p.m.
  • Smokemart at Park Center – Tuesday 12/28/21 from 12:50 p.m. to 1:05 p.m.
  • Center Commercial Park Center – Tuesday 12/28/21 from 12:50 p.m. to 2:20 p.m.
  • Wyalup / Rocky Point car park – Tuesday 12/28/21 from 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday 12/28/21 from 2 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.

Despite the virus spreading in the Southwest, Premier Mark McGowan has not placed restrictions in the region.

Only Perth and Peel are subject to COVID-19 restrictions and mask warrants.

WA Health reported a new local case on Sunday that is a security guard vaccinated at a hotel quarantine site, with no new case linked to the Delta backpacker group.

The guard returned a positive test result on a daily routine oral swab and was transferred to hotel quarantine.

The cluster linked to the French backpacker remains at 16 cases.

This story Southwestern tourist spots listed as sites of exposure to COVID-19 first appeared on Mandurah Mail.
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