HEALTH ANNOUNCEMENT: CORONAVIRUS IN NSW

Acba has agreed to follow the guidelines outlined below in relation to Coronavirus.

 NSW Health Minister and Education Minister requesting children not attend school or childcare services until 14 days have lapsed from their date of departure from China. Health Minister Brad Hazzard and Education Minister Sarah Mitchell said although the risk to children is very low, the NSW Government has taken this step as a precautionary measure.

With this information in mind, Acba is requesting all players/patrons to follow the same guidelines and process in regards to participating in Acba competition on Sundays/Monday/Tuesdays. 

There are currently four confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in NSW. All cases had travelled to Wuhan, China or had contact with a confirmed case in China. Parents/Players with concerns can contact their local Public Health Unit on 1300 066 055 for advice or visit the dedicated NSW Health information page at:

www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/diseases/Pages/coronavirus.aspx Anyone who develops a fever, cough, sore throat or shortness of breath within 14 days of travel to Hubei or contact with a person with confirmed coronavirus, should immediately isolate themselves from other people, contact their GP or local emergency department or call the healthdirect helpline 1800 022 222.

 

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