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Christmas 2020

Wednesday, 23 December 2020

G’day everyone,

I know the events of the last week have been tough to take. A difficult end to what’s been the most challenging of years. The timing compounds these feelings. Right when things were looking up and we were getting ready to celebrate Christmas, welcome family and friends into our homes, get out and enjoy our city and take a well-earned regional holiday.

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New and revised alerts

Monday, 21 December 2020

There were a record 38,578 tests in last night's reporting period, and the night before had 28,210 – this is an amazing community response.

Staff at clinics, labs, and in the contact tracing team have been working around the clock – our entire community thanks you.

New and revised alerts have been issued this evening for Avalon, Newport, Mona Vale, Warriewood, Narrabeen, Manly, Belrose, Milsons Point, North Sydney, Macquarie Park, 304 Bus, Alexandria, Berowra, Mount Colah, Hornsby.

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New case locations

Saturday, 19 December 2020

Good morning everyone,

Pittwater is a seafaring community and the cancellation of the Sydney to Hobart is a massive blow to local sailors who make up almost a third of the fleet.

Many local families will also be in isolation over Christmas and it’s so moving to see neighbours supporting neighbours, and people they have never met, with meals and supplies.

For those last-minute Christmas shoppers – I encourage you to reach out online to our local small businesses to see if they can provide gift cards.

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Updated Details of Northern Beaches COVID Testing Clinics

Saturday, 19 December 2020

Good morning everyone,

Please swipe through these images for updated details of local testing clinics.

There are a number of drive-through clinics. Some queues for walk-in clinics will be outside so remember to take sun and rain protection.

Thank you again to everyone in the community for looking out for each other and helping our contact tracers break chains of transmission.

Wear a mask, especially indoors (supermarket, workplace, public transport). Mask wearing is not expected in your home.

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