COVID-19

Urgent virus alerts for Virgin flights

It comes as seven surprise new cases on Thursday plunged Victoria into its sixth lockdown, just hours after Premier Daniel Andrews and chief health officer Brett Sutton boasted about recording zero new cases.Victorians will again live under strict stay-at-home rules, as four more cases were detected on Friday and more exposure sites uncovered.Anyone who has visited the following venues has been exposed to the virus:Flight: Virgin Flight VA808 Sydney to Melbourne; August 2 between 7am and 8.35am; tier 1Flight: Virgin Flight VA1364 Melbourne to Launceston; August 2 between 10.35am and 11.42am; tier 1Flight: Melbourne Airport Terminal 3; August 2 between 8.35am and 11.05am; tier 3West Footscray; Aldi West Footscray – Central West Shopping Centre; August 1 between 4pm and 5pm; Tier 2Footscray; Kmart Footscray 51 Paisley St; August 1 between 10.30am and 12pm; tier 2Braybrook; Metro Petroleum (petrol station) 263 Ballarat Rd; August 1 between 5pm and 5.40pm; tier 2West Footscray: Eco Laundry – Central West Shopping Centre T36/67 Ashley Street; August 3 between 5.55pm and 7pm; tier 1West Footscray: ALDI West Footscray – Central West Shopping Centre 67 Ashley Street; August 3 between 5.30pm and 6.20pm; tier 2Maribyrnong: Highpoint Food Court (Level 3) 120-200 Rosamond Rd; July 31 between 12pm and 1.30pm; tier 2Braybrook: One Stop Workwear 306A Ballarat Rd; July 31 between 10am and 11.30am; tier 1Anyone who has visited a tier 1 exposure site must immediately isolate, get a coronavirus test and quarantine for 14 days from the date of exposure. Visitors to tier 2 exposure sites should urgently get a test and isolate until they receive a negative result. Anyone who visited a tier 3 site should monitor for symptoms – if symptoms develop, immediately get tested and isolate until you receive a negative result.Maribyrnong: Highpoint Shopping Centre (level 2); July 31 between 12pm and 1.30pm; tier 2Maribyrnong: Lowes – Highpoint Shopping Centre; July 31 between 12pm and 1pm; tier 1Maribyrnong: Bad Workwear – Highpoint Shopping; July 31 between 12.30pm and 1.30pm; tier 1Derrimut: National Auto Glass Supplies 31 Benn Court; July 28, 29, 30 and August 2 and 3 – all between 9am and 3.45pm; tier 1. The latest outbreak was sparked by a teacher at Al-Taqwa College in Truganina who was infectious while in the community – it is not yet known how she contracted the virus. Al-Taqwa Collegeat 201 Sayers Rd in Truganina has also been listed as a tier 1 exposure site from 8.30am to 5pm on July 28, 29 and 30.All staff, students, families and visitors who attended the school during those times are required to get tested immediately and quarantine for 14 days.

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