Several suburbs on alert as Gold Coast exposure site list grows

LATEST @ December 11, 4.40 AM | The list of COVID-19 exposure sites on the Gold Coast has grown again overnight after the city recorded six new local cases yesterday.

A public health alert has now been issued for more than 35 venues across the city from Thursday, December 2 to Wednesday, December 8.

Most are casual and low-risk contact venues, however, a number of close contact sites have emerged, including several hot yoga classes at the Mermaid Waters Fitness First.


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The Windswept and Interesting clothing store at Mt Tambourine and Love Street Studios at Currumbin Waters have also been deemed close contact venues.

While the Broadbeach Primary School Christmas Carols has been listed as low-risk site for Friday, December 3, along with the Jewish Festival at Cascade Gardens on Sunday, December 5.

The new contact tracing locations have put several suburbs including Broadbeach, Mermaid Waters, Mermaid Beach, Miami, Tugun, Currumbin Waters, Elanora, Tallai, Tamborine Mountain and Burleigh Heads on high alert.

Gold Coasters are being encouraged to wear masks again when social distancing cannot be achieved and to continue checking-in at venues.

Anyone with symptoms is being urged to come forward for testing, with testing capacity and hours to be boosted across the city this weekend.

FULL LIST OF GOLD COAST COVID-19 EXPOSURE SITES:

Tuesday 7 December 2021 Tallai Country Club
Cnr Worongary Rd & The Panorama
Tallai 12.50pm – 3.15pm Casual contact
Monday 6 December 2021 Fruit shop Burleigh Heads
5 James St
Burleigh Heads 7am – 7.20am Casual contact
Monday 6 December 2021 Brian’s Auto Centre Miami
2064 Gold Coast Hwy
Miami 7.20am – 7.45am Casual contact
Monday 6 December 2021 Yuen’s Fruit Market
5/90 Markeri St
Mermaid Waters 7.45am – 8.25am Casual contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 Windswept and interesting (Mt Tambourine)
1 Wongawallan Road
Tamborine Mountain 10.15am – 11am Close contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 Love Street Studios
8/7 Traders Way
Currumbin waters 12.10pm – 12.30pm Close contact
Wednesday 8 December 2021 Fruit shop Burleigh Heads
5 James St
Burleigh Heads 6.55am – 7.25am Casual contact
Thursday 2 December 2021 Fitness First Mermaid Waters – Hot Yoga class
Corner of Lake View Boulevard and Southport Burleigh Road
Mermaid Waters 9am – 10am Close contact
Thursday 2 December 2021 Fitness First Mermaid Waters – all areas except Hot Yoga class and Sauna
Corner of Lake View Boulevard and Southport Burleigh Road
Mermaid Waters 9am – 10.45am Casual contact
Thursday 2 December 2021 Fitness First Mermaid Waters –Sauna
Corner of Lake View Boulevard and Southport Burleigh Road
Mermaid Waters 10am – 10.45am Close contact
Thursday 2 December 2021 Fresh Food Market Outside of Coles Pacific Fair
Hooker Boulevard
Broadbeach 12pm – 12.30pm Casual contact
Friday 3 December 2021 Falafel Mazal Miami
1934 Gold Coast Highway
Miami 9am – 3.15pm Close contact
Friday 3 December 2021 Broadbeach Primary School Christmas Carols
1/19 Alexandra Avenue
Broadbeach 5.30pm – 7.15pm Low risk contact
Saturday 4 December 2021 Fitness First Mermaid Waters – Yoga class
Corner of Lake View Boulevard and Southport Burleigh Road
Mermaid Waters 9.15am – 10.15am Close contact
Saturday 4 December 2021 Fitness First Mermaid Waters – all areas except Yoga class
Corner of Lake View Boulevard and Southport Burleigh Road
Mermaid Waters 9.15am – 10.30am Casual contact
Sunday 5 December 2021 Fitness First Mermaid Waters – Hot Yoga class
Corner of Lake View Boulevard and Southport Burleigh Road
Mermaid Waters 8am – 9am Close contact
Sunday 5 December 2021 Fitness First Mermaid Waters – all areas except Hot Yoga class
Corner of Lake View Boulevard and Southport Burleigh Road
Mermaid Waters 8am – 9.15am Casual contact
Sunday 5 December 2021 Jewish Festival at Cascade Gardens
Gold Coast Highway
Broadbeach 5pm – 7.15pm Low risk contact
Sunday 5 December 2021 Tugun Friendly Grocer (aka Tugun Market)
499 Gold Coast Highway
Tugun 5pm – 5.50pm Casual contact
Monday 6 December 2021 Iron and Resin Coffee Shop
6 Stewart Rd
Currumbin Waters 7.15am – 7.45am Casual contact
Monday 6 December 2021 Lazarus Film Lab
Unit 1/ 7 Coghill Drive
Currumbin Waters 7.30am – 4.30pm Casual contact
Monday 6 December 2021 Coles Miami
Cnr Nundah Ave & Gold Coast Hwy
Miami 8pm – 8.55pm Casual contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 Veggie Patch Studio
Shop 3/10 Fifth Avenue
Palm Beach 7am – 7.40am Casual contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 All transmissions Currumbin Waters
6b Villiers Drive
Currumbin Waters 7.30am – 7.50am Casual contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 Lazarus Film Lab
Unit 1/ 7 Coghill drive
Currumbin Waters 8.10am – 4.45pm Casual contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 Fuel Bakehouse Currumbin
SHOP 1, 44 Currumbin Creek Road
Currumbin Waters 12.15pm – 1pm Casual contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 The Pines Elanora Shopping Centre
The Pines Shopping Centre, KP McGrath Drive & Guineas Creek Rd
Elanora 5pm – 5.55pm Low risk contact
Wednesday 8 December 2021 Lazarus Film Lab
Unit 1/ 7 Coghill drive
Currumbin Waters 7.30am – 1.45pm Casual contact
Thursday 2 December 2021 Coles at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre
Hooker Boulevard
Broadbeach 11am – 12.30pm Casual contact
Thursday 2 December 2021 Pacific Fair Shopping Centre
Hooker Boulevard
Broadbeach 11am – 12.30pm Low risk contact
Thursday 2 December 2021 Lifeline Op Shop Mermaid Beach
19/2532 Gold Coast Highway
Mermaid Beach 3.30pm – 4.15pm Casual contact
Friday 3 December 2021 That’s Amore
1/110 Mountain View Avenue
Miami 7.30pm – 8.30pm Casual contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 Ashmore Plaza
160 Cotlew Street
Ashmore 8.30am – 9am Low risk contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 Bloom Pharmacy at the Pines Elanora Shopping Centre
Shop 22, The Pines Shopping Centre, KP McGrath Drive & Guineas Creek Rd
Elanora 5pm – 5.55pm Casual contact
Tuesday 7 December 2021 Woolworths at the Pines Elanora Shopping Centre
The Pines Shopping Centre, KP McGrath Drive & Guineas Creek Rd
Elanora 5pm – 5.55pm Low risk contact
Wednesday 8 December 2021 Fuel Bakehouse Currumbin
SHOP 1, 44 Currumbin Creek Road
Currumbin Waters 7.05am – 7.40am Casual contact
Wednesday 8 December 2021 Fuel Bakehouse Currumbin
SHOP 1, 44 Currumbin Creek Road
Currumbin Waters 7.05am – 7.40am Casual contact
Thursday 2 December 2021 Bunnings Warehouse
Cnr Pappas Way & Mortensen Road
Nerang 11.45am – 12.07pm Low risk contact
Friday 3 December 2021 Target Coomera
103 Foxwell Road
Coomera 8am – 8.50am Low risk contact

EARLIER @ December 10 | Almost a dozen new exposure sites have been identified on the Gold Coast after the city recorded six new local COVID-19 cases today.

A public health alert has been issued for ten venues, with several suburbs including Broadbeach, Mermaid Beach, Miami, Tugan, Elanora, Ashmore and Currumbin Waters on high alert.

Pacific Fair Shopping Centre has been listed as a ‘low risk’ contact site for Thursday, December 2, between 11am and 12.30pm.

Anyone who was there during that time is being told to get tested but does not need to isolate unless showing symptoms.

The Coles supermarket at Pac Fair has been identified as a ‘casual contact’ venue during the same time, meaning anyone there will need to get tested and isolate until a negative result is received.

The Lifeline Op Shop at Mermaid Beach last Thursday, That’s Amore restaurant at Miami on December 3, Tugun Market on December 5, Coles Miami on December 6, Bloom Pharmacy at The Pines Elanora on December 7 and Fuel Bakhouse at Currumbin on December 8 have also been listed as casual contact venues.

While the Woolworths at The Pines Elanora Shopping Centre on Tuesday December 7, between 5pm to 5.55pm, has been identified as a low risk contact site.

RELATED: Six new COVID-19 cases confirmed on the Gold Coast

Further venues are expected to be added throughout the day as authorities continue to interview the new local cases.

Gold Coasters are being urged to continue using the Check-In Qld app, with health officials also “strongly encouraging” locals to wear a mask when social distancing cannot be achieved, especially indoors.

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