Public health alert issued as Goondiwindi BP named as COVID exposure site

New COVID exposure site at Goondiwindi BP

A public health alert is being issued for contact tracing locations at the BP in Goondiwindi.

The BP truck stop has been listed as a close contact site, inside the facility between 1.51pm and 2.21pm on Wednesday, September 8.

The service station is also listed as a casual contact site outside the store between the same hours.

If you have been to a close or casual contact location at the relevant times, you must immediately quarantine and get tested.

For the full details on exposure sites and what to do if you have been at the venue visit the QLD Health website.

Queenslanders are urged to regularly monitor the list of exposure venues on the Queensland Health website and follow the public health advice, as there may be more locations.

Contact tracing venues can be found at https://www.health.qld.gov.au/tracing.

A reminder for all Queenslanders - if you have any COVID-19 symptoms at any time, no matter how mild, you should immediately get tested for COVID-19.

Residents are urged to contact New South Wales health authorities for specific information relating to this case.

Testing locations in Goondiwindi:

  • Goondiwindi Hospital: Phone ahead on (07) 4578 2400. 8am to 5pm.
  • Goondiwindi Medical Centre 7am to 3pm week days.
  • Truck drivers and ag workers to use Caltex Goondiwindi testing site between 8.30am and 4pm, seven days a week.