South Melbourne Market among more than 30 new COVID-19 exposure sites


More than 30 new locations have been added to Victoria’s COVID-19 exposure site list, including a number of stalls at South Melbourne Market.

The popular inner-city market is closed after it was listed as a Tier 2 exposure site for Saturday, June 12 between 11:30am and 1:30pm.

Several specific stalls within the market and businesses in Port Melbourne and the CBD have also been identified as Tier 2 exposure sites.

Anyone who has visited this location during these times should urgently get tested, then isolate until confirmation of a negative result. Continue to monitor for symptoms, get tested again if symptoms appear.

The listing comes as health authorities try to contain a cluster of cases linked to the Kings Park Apartment Complex in Southbank.

Among the Tier 1 sites recently added is the Sakura Kaiten Sushi II restaurant at 282 Lonsdale Street in the CBD, for 12:30pm to 1:50pm on Sunday.

Other new exposure sites include a Woolworths at South Melbourne and a Bunnings in Port Melbourne.

The venues have been listed as either Tier 1 or Tier 2 exposure sites between June 11 and 13.

The Richmond IKEA has been litsed as a Tier 2 exposure site between 5:50pm and 7:00pm on Friday, June 11.

Several shops in Melbourne’s CBD, including two in the Queen Victoria building at the corner of Lonsdale and Swanston streets have also been added.

Check the table below to find all the sites and exposure windows.

You can find information on testing site hours and the nearest site to you on the Department of Health’s website.

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