FIVE flights across the Central West have now been included on the coronavirus watch list provided by NSW Health.
The number of COVID-19 cases across the state has increased to 1219, with 74,006 people tested so far, the latest data to 8pm on March 25 shows.
Of the 179 known flights with confirmed cases of COVID-19, five have been in the Central West and they are:
- Sydney to Dubbo on March 10, Regional Express flight XL852. Close contact rows are 1, 2, 3, 4
- Dubbo to Sydney on March 10, Qantas flight QF2039. Close contact rows are 1, 2, 3, 4
- Sydney to Bathurst on March 16, Regional Express flight ZL628. Close contacts rows are 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
- Sydney to Dubbo on March 20, Qantas flight QF2046. Close contact rose are 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
- Sydney to Orange on March 21, Regional Express flight ZL166. Close contact rows are 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Anyone who was a passenger in these close contact rows is urged to monitor for symptoms.
No flights into or out of Parkes have been included on this watch list.
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If you do develop symptoms you must call your GP or healthdirect on 1800 022 222 or visit you hospital's emergency department.
For severe symptoms, such as shortness of breath at rest or difficulty breathing, dial triple-0.
For more information refer to Home isolation guidance for close contacts and recently returned travellers.
Note: The flights into and out of Dubbo on March 10 have been previously reported on by the Daily Liberal.
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