Dunsborough Tavern and Har Bar shop added as WA COVID exhibition venues | Augusta-Margaret River Courier

Two new exposure sites in Dunsborough have been added to the Healthy WA website as the state records 229 new cases of COVID.

Anyone who visited the Dunsborough Tavern from 7-7.30pm on February 15 or the Har Bar store between 8-10pm on February 15 is urged to watch for symptoms and get tested if they occur.

These exposure sites are announced just a day before new restrictions are implemented in the Perth, Peel, South West, Wheatbelt, Great Southern and Pilbara regions.

Tier one restrictions, which will come into effect at 6 a.m. on February 21, will include:

  • home gatherings limited to 30 people in total;
  • private outdoor gatherings (not in a private residence) limited to a total of 200 people;
  • two square meter rule introduced for hospitality, fitness rooms, entertainment venues, cultural venues, places of worship, hairdressers and beauty services;
  • 75% capacity for seated entertainment venues (facing the road), such as theaters and cinemas;
  • 75% capacity for large stadiums such as Optus Stadium, RAC Arena, HBF Stadium (main area) and HBF Park;
  • two square meter rule for the Perth Crown Complex and seated service only on the casino games room;
  • Capacity limit of 500 people in nightclubs, in addition to the two square meter rule;
  • visits to residences for the elderly and care facilities for the disabled, and hospitals limited to four visitors per patient/resident per day, exemptions for compassionate reasons;
  • COVID event checklists required for events with 500+ patrons and less than 1,000 patrons and COVID event plans required for large events with 1,000+ patrons;
  • COVID safety plans should be extended to early childhood education and care, hairdressers and barbers, and encouraged for all workplaces; and
  • workplaces should implement COVID-19 safety parameters to manage workforce impacts.

Of the cases reported today, 222 are local and seven are travel-related.

This story New exposure sites in Dunsborough as WA records 229 COVID cases first appeared on Busselton-Dunsborough Mail.


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