LOOKING FOR SOMETHING DIFFERENT TO DO WITH THE FAMILY THIS SUNDAY 10 MAY? REGISTER NOW FOR THE MOTHER’S DAY CLASSIC VIRTUAL CHALLENGE JOIN OUR ONLINE COMMUNITY TO GET ACTIVE, STAY CONNECTED AND SUPPORT VITAL BREAST CANCER RESEARCH The Mother’s Day Classic is an annual event for families across the country and even in these tough times of social distancing…

Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) will be trialling a virtual Pulmonary Rehabilitation Clinic beginning this week The Pulmonary Rehabilitation program supports people with respiratory illness to maintain their current lung function and supports optimal health over the winter period. The trial will enable clients to connect virtually with a team of Respiratory Care nurses. Respiratory Care Coordinator for the…

2020 Wagga Wagga Relay For Life announces exciting new format and date Wagga Wagga Relay For Life will this year kick off on a Friday night in a bold resurgence plan for the Cancer Council’s major fundraiser. The 2020 Wagga Wagga Relay For Life will commence on the evening of Friday 20 November and conclude 24 hours later. “The…

The total number of identified COVID-19 positive patients in the Murrumbidgee Local Health District remains at 45. There are 39 recovered cases, and currently no hospitalisations. Sadly the region also reports one death. A total of 4,157 people have been tested. Most common symptoms include fever and dry cough. Some people also experience sore throat, shortness of breath, or…

As of 8.00 am on Wednesday 29 April 2020   The total number of identified COVID-19 positive patients in the Murrumbidgee Local Health District remains at 45. There are 39 recovered cases, and currently no hospitalisations.   Testing rates are rising well across the region, but we can still do more. We have done over 578…

As at 8.00 am Monday 27 April 2020: The total number of identified COVID-19 positive patients in the Murrumbidgee Local Health District is currently 45. 3,526 people have been tested for COVID-19 in MLHD. There are 39 recovered cases, and currently no hospitalisations.   The suspected case identified yesterday, a resident in his sixties being treated in…

The Australian Government today launches the new voluntary coronavirus app, COVIDSafe, an important public health initiative to help keep you, your family and your community safe from further spread of coronavirus through early notification of possible exposure. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Regional Development Michael McCormack said the app was crucial…

As at 8.00 am Sunday 26 April 2020: There has been one new case of COVID-19 identified in the Murrumbidgee Local Health District bringing the total number of positive COVID-19 results to 46. The case is located in the Wagga Wagga City LGA   The new case is a resident of Wagga Wagga City Local…

As of 8.00 am on Saturday 25 April 2020 There have been no further cases of COVID-19 identified in the Murrumbidgee Local Health District. The total number of positive COVID-19 results remains at 45. Anyone who believes they may have contracted the COVID-19 virus should call the Murrumbidgee COVID-19 Hotline on 1800 831 099 (open every day…

As at 8.00 am Thursday 23 April 2020: There have been no further cases of COVID-19 identified in the Murrumbidgee Local Health District. There are 37 recovered cases, and currently no hospitalisations. 3,171 people have been tested for COVID-19 in MLHD. Anyone who believes they may have contracted the COVID-19 virus should call the Murrumbidgee COVID-19 Hotline…