From today, pharmacists will be enforcing Federal Government direction to limit dispensing and sales of prescriptions and certain over the counter medicines for the benefit of all Australians. These limits will apply to particular classes of medicines for which unavailability would result in significant health impacts for patients should treatment be interrupted or delayed. PSA…

Latest statistics As of 11am 19 March 2020: Cases Count Confirmed cases 307 Deaths 5 Cases tested and excluded 38,782 New cases There have been an additional 50 cases reported in NSW in the past 24 hours Age and sex breakdown of confirmed cases reported in NSW Age group Female Male Total​ 10-19 5 6 11…

Home isolation guidance for close contacts and recently returned travellers You need to isolate yourself in your home or hotel if you have been: in contact with a person sick with COVID-19 infection travelled overseas in the past 14 days. How long do I need to be in home isolation? If you have been overseas, you…

Today we hear from Simon Freemantle about the Covid-19 impact on the local real estate market, a local coffee shop owner about the most recent days of tough trade, Councillor Rod Kendall on remaining alert but calm and finally Dan Uden and Mathew Smith, local accountants who break down the stimulus package recently announced to…

Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) has issued a visitor policy for all MLHD hospitals to limit visitor numbers. The policy will restrict visitor numbers to one visitor per patient at any time. “To protect the health of our vulnerable and elderly residents, we are appealing to members of the public to stay away from hospitals and aged…

Today, John Brogden, Lifeline Australia Chairman, has announced Australia’s leading suicide prevention service provider will continue to answer calls throughout the COVID-19 crisis. Lifeline Australia Chairman, John Brogden said: “Today we want to reassure Australians that no matter what happens with COVID-19, if the government calls for a lock down in any or all of…

Facebook City of Wagga Page LIVE:   Wagga Wagga City Council has today confirmed various changes to its business operations and public events in relation to the management of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) at this time. Council continues to take advice and guidance from the New South Wales Government (NSW Health) and the Federal Government (Department of…

Wagga Wagga City Council and Canberra Raiders have committed to a National Rugby League match in the city next year after today confirming the 18 April 2020 fixture will not go ahead in Wagga. Mayor of the City of Wagga Wagga Councillor Greg Conkey OAM confirmed a decision on the future of the Round 6 game against…