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Roadmap to Freedom Unveiled for the Fully Vaccinated

Crowds lined up for the Bathurst Vaccine Clinic. Photo by Ben Fry Stay-at-home orders for adults who have received both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will be lifted from the Monday after NSW passes the 70 per cent double vaccination target, under the roadmap to freedom released today. The roadmap is subject to further fine-tuning ... Read more
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Lithgow ADF vaccination clinic a roaring success

Residents of the Greater Lithgow region rushed to get their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at the ADF pop-up vaccination clinic in Lithgow.  An ADF Vaccination Outreach Team began administering COVID-19 vaccines on Sunday, 12 September, with 513 people receiving the vaccine on the first day of the clinic.  The following day, 552 people ... Read more
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Upcoming Vaccination Hub – Lithgow

For the period of 12, 13 and 14 September 2021, Lithgow will be hosting its own pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic, operated by NSW Health. The Vaccination Clinic is coordinated by NSW Health in collaboration with Lithgow City Council. While NSW Health will be responsible for the logistics of vaccine administration, Council will be providing all ... Read more
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LOCKDOWN LIFTED IN PARTS OF REGIONAL NSW

Parts of regional NSW currently deemed low risk and which have seen zero COVID cases for at least 14 days will emerge from lockdown at 12:01am Saturday 11 September, but will continue to operate under restrictions to ensure the safety of regional communities. This does not include Lithgow or Bathurst at this stage. Local Government ... Read more
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Doses set to increase at ADF clinics

The dosage capacity of ADF pop-up vaccination clinics in Orange and Bathurst is set to dramatically increase over the coming days, thanks to millions of extra Pfizer doses arriving on Australian shores. The dramatic increase in available doses is due to the recent vaccine swap negotiated by the Australian Government, which will see an extra ... Read more
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CIVIC BALLROOM NAMED AS VENUE FOR LITHGOW VACCINATION HUB

Member for Bathurst Paul Toole is urging Lithgow residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19 following the announcement today that the Civic Ballroom at Tony Luchetti Sportsground will be the venue for the city’s walk up vaccination hub. Mr Toole has been working behind the scenes with the relevant authorities for several weeks now make the ... Read more