An 83-year-old man linked to the Crossroads Lodge COVID-19 cluster in southwest Sydney has died, taking NSW’s loss of life toll to 52.
The person died early on Saturday, NSW Well being mentioned in an announcement, as they recorded 17 new COVID-19 circumstances within the 24 hours to 8pm on Friday.
Of these circumstances, one case doesn’t have a identified supply and two stay below investigation, whereas three of the 17 circumstances have been returned travellers in lodge quarantine.
In the meantime, a pub in southwest NSW and its licensee have copped fines after taking “no steps” to adjust to COVID-19 heath orders, and a preferred venue on Sydney’s Northern Seashores has been pressured to close after internet hosting a COVID-positive patron.
The Bavarian, a German restaurant and bar in Manly, on Saturday morning mentioned a patron with coronavirus attended the venue on the afternoon of 24 July.
The venue will endure deep cleansing on Saturday morning and reopen by noon, with NSW Well being advising all folks on the venue on the afternoon of 24 July to observe for signs.
The Harpoon & Lodge Harry in Surry Hills, Matinee Espresso in Marrickville and Tan Viet in Cabramatta are among the many different venues required to undertake deep cleansing in current days.
A Temora institution, in the meantime, was fined $5,000 and its licensee $1,000 for non-compliance with public well being orders after police attended on Thursday.
Police mentioned the pub had no sign-in guide and “no steps had been taken” to adjust to the ministerial instructions designed to forestall the unfold of coronavirus.
NSW chief well being officer Dr Kerry Chant on Friday mentioned authorities had this week discovered the COVID-19 hyperlink between the 2 Thai Rock eating places at Wetherill Park and Potts Level – subsequently launched to the close by The Apollo restaurant.
The Thai Rock Wetherill Park coronavirus cluster is nearing 100 folks, whereas the Potts Level cluster on Saturday jumped to 24 after new circumstances related to The Apollo.
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