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NSW Covid update

Peter Bourke

5 May 2021

New COVID-19 restrictions will be put into place in Greater Sydney this evening after NSW recorded another local coronavirus case.

Restrictions apply to Greater Sydney (including Wollongong, Central Coast and Blue Mountains) and are in effect from 5pm Thursday May 6 through to 12am Monday May 10

Premiers announcement

Restrictions are;

FACE MASKS - Compulsory at indoor venues (outside the home) including retail.
GATHERINGS - No more than 20 people at a home (including children)
AGED CARE - Max. two visitors per resident per day
SINGING/DANCING - No singing or dancing at indoor venues, including in places of worship and entertainment venues.
HOSPITALITY - Must remain seated while drinking in hospitality venues

* all staff and visitors must wear a mask at all times while inside a bicycle store or wholesale business unless eating/drinking

These interim restrictions will be reviewed throughout the coming three days.

If you require someone to talk to about any issues or need help to support someone else - please contact the Covid Mental health wellbeing support service on 1800 51 23 84