Drive through COVID-19 testing clinic to be held at Cowra Showground

Drive through COVID-19 testing clinic to be held at Cowra Showground

A drive through COVID-19 testing clinic will be held at the Cowra Showground on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Testing is free and no appointment or referral is required, with all ages welcome.

Cowra Council is encouraging everyone to come and get tested.

Residents will not have to isolate if they or their families have no symptoms, are not a close contact of someone with COVID-19 and haven't visited any venues of concern.

The clinic will be held 10am till 3pm each day.

Entry to the Pavilion will be via Gem Road, then Showground Lane.

Exit will be via left turn only on to Grenfell Road.

Council apologises to residents in the area for any temporary increase in traffic.

NSW Health's ongoing sewage surveillance program has detected fragments of the virus that causes COVID-19 in the sewage system in Cowra.

There is no known case of COVID-19 in the area.

For further information please visit www.wnswlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/covid-19-information