Monday, March 30, 2020
As a result of 34 confirmed cases of coronavirus being linked to the Barossa region, including Tanunda, Nuriootpa, Williamstown and Lyndoch, effective Monday, March 30 until further notice:
- All schools, early childhood facilities and Out of School Hours Care (OSHC) services in and between the towns of Nuriootpa, Tanunda, Angaston, Lyndoch are closed
- Travel in or out of these towns is now limited and any non-essential travel within the region is discouraged
- A dedicated COVID-19 testing clinic has opened at Tanunda War Memorial Hospital for people in the region with COVID-19 symptoms
- People over 70 are recommended to stay at home
A full statement from SA Health is available here:
A map of the affected areas is here:
We all need to continue to self-isolate, social distance and be rigorous with hygiene, including hand sanitiser gel and washing your hands. If anybody feels unwell, showing symptoms of a sore throat, runny nose or a high temperature, please self-isolate and get tested as soon as possible.
A reminder that the Residency is not receiving visitors and we ask that visits to reception at The Lodge are kept to a minimum. For enquiries phone 08 8562 0300.