Around 3:00PM Sunday 22 August, NSW Health advised of positive cases attending two sites in the Lithgow LGA

Information just released by NSW Health advises both Coles Lithgow and ALDI Lithgow have been confirmed as positive exposure sites.

For ALDI Lithgow, the exposure date is Wednesday 18 August 2021 from 12:30PM to 1PM.

For Coles Lithgow, the exposure date and time is Tuesday 17 August 2021 from 1:20PM to 1:45PM and Thursday 19 August 2021 from 11:40AM to 12:30PM.

Both NSW Health and Lithgow City Council urges those who visited this venue to get tested immediately and self-isolate until you get a negative result.

NSW Health have advised: “Anyone who attended this venue is a casual contact and must get tested and self-isolate until they receive a negative result. If your date of exposure at this venue occurred in last 4 days, you must get another test on day 5 from the date of exposure. Wear a mask around others and limit your movements until you get another negative result. You should continue to monitor for symptoms and if any symptoms occur, get tested again.” For further details, please visit https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/nsw-covid-19-case-locations/case-locations.

Lithgow City Council will make every effort to work with NSW Health in the coming days to best assist in keeping our community safe and informed.

It is most important that all residents comply with health orders, maintain all health safeguards and get vaccinated as soon as practicable.