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Covid-19 found in Batemans Bay sewerage samples


Fragments of the virus that causes Covid 19 have been detected in samples taken on Tuesday this week from the sewerage system that serves Batemans Bay.

The catchment takes sewerage from about 21,000 people in the district.

NSW Health is calling on people in the area to get tested if they have even the mildest symptoms.

NSW has recorded no new cases of Covid 19 through community transmission today.