SA Covid updates for Friday July 23
A Barossa vineyard and sections of Regency Park TAFE at the moment are Tier 1 publicity websites, with all guests and family members ordered into quarantine.
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A Barossa vineyard and sections of Regency Park TAFE are amongst a number of new Tier 1 publicity websites, after SA’s Covid cluster grew to 14 instances.
Seppeltsfield Winery was among the many 16 new publicity websites on (*23*). It has been listed as a tier 1 publicity website, together with components of Regency Park TAFE, for final Monday.
The up to date tier 1 publicity record additionally consists of Clovercrest Shopping Centre, the Tea Tree Plaza meals courtroom, Smile Centre dentist at Surrey Downs and components of Westminster School.
Anyone who has attended these venues on the listed instances should quarantine with their household for 14 days, get examined instantly, get examined once more on days 5 and 13 and full this SA Health type.
Further websites elsewhere on the campus and in Marion, Modbury, Gawler East and the Barossa Valley have been listed as tier 2-4 publicity websites. St Ann’s College in North Adelaide is now not thought of to be an publicity website.
At an 11am press convention on (*23*), Premier Steven Marshall stated a brother and sister of their 20s had been contaminated at Tenafeate Creek Wines, described as a super-spreader location with seven instances thus far. Their dad and mom have been additionally on the vineyard however have thus far examined adverse. All the individuals who contracted the virus there had been eating indoors.
The different fundamental website of concern is The Greek on Halifax restaurant. Only 87 of the 216 individuals on the vineyard and restaurant had been examined thus far. Chief public well being officer Nicola Spurrier initially stated all could be urgently moved into medi-hotels, together with members of their households.
But late on (*23*), SA Health dramatically revised down the variety of individuals being ordered into medi-hotels to about 100.
Officials stated the change was primarily based on a danger evaluation, which was ongoing.
Mr Marshall cautioned that regardless of 17,592 outcomes so removed from yesterday’s testing, there have been nonetheless a “huge number” of take a look at outcomes to return in as testing clinics proceed to be overwhelmed, with wait instances of as much as 12 hours reported at Victoria Park.
To assist with the escalating numbers, the federal government has introduced 4 new testing websites are opening throughout Adelaide.
July 23, 2021
State Health Minister Stephen Wade says regardless of the nation’s well being regulator approving the administration of the Pfizer jab for 12 to fifteen yr olds, SA will wait for additional recommendation.
Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt introduced the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) had authorized the jab to youngsters in a single day.
“The expansion of the 12 to 15 year old bracket was raised with ministers by Minister Hunt, is referring only to the TGA approval… that advice now needs to go to ATAGI, (the Australian Technical Advisory group on immunisation),” Mr Wade stated.
He stated the TGA have completed the medical evaluation however ATAGI does the prioritisation.
“So what they’ll be weighing up is both the vulnerability of the age cohorts and the risk.
“We’ll be trying very a lot for the recommendation from ATAGI… I do not know the way lengthy that may take,” he stated.
Read extra on the approval of the jab for youngsters right here