Oyster Bay and Engadine postcode areas first to reach 90% vaccination mark

Sutherland resident Martin Conolly is vaccinated at the Kirrawee Family Medical Practice while five-month-old Eloise sleeps peacefully. Picture: Chris Lane

Sutherland resident Martin Conolly is vaccinated at the Kirrawee Family Medical Practice while five-month-old Eloise sleeps peacefully. Picture: Chris Lane

The Oyster Bay and Engadine areas are the first in Sutherland Shire in which more than 90 per cent of adults have had their first COVID vaccination.

About two-thirds of those in the Oyster Bay postcode area have also had their second dose.

The Sylvania and Kurnell areas are the only parts of the shire which have not yet reached the 80 per cent first vaccination mark.

At the same time, the number of active COVID cases has dropped to 153, a decrease of 10 within a few days.

NSW Health vaccination figures by postcode up till September 9.

  • 2224 (Sylvania / Southgate / Kangaroo Pt): Received first dose 70-79%; fully vaccinated 40-49%.
  • 2225 (Caravan Head /Oyster Bay): Received first dose 90%+; fully vaccinated 60-69%.
  • 2226 (Bonnet Bay / Como / Jannali): Received first dose 80-89%; fully vaccinated 50-59%.
  • 2227 (Gymea area): Received first dose 80-89%; fully vaccinated 50-59%.
  • 2228 (Miranda area): Received first dose 80-89%; fully vaccinated 50-59%.
  • 2229 (Caringbah area): Received first dose 80-89%; fully vaccinated 50-59%.
  • 2230 (Cronulla / Bundeena): Received first dose 80-89%; fully vaccinated 50-59%.
  • 2231 (Kurnell): Received first dose 70-79%; fully vaccinated 40-49%.
  • 2232 (Kareela / Sutherland / Woronora / Loftus): Received first dose 80-89%; fully vaccinated 50-59%.
  • 2233 (Engadine / Heathcote / Waterfall): Received first dose 90%+; fully vaccinated 50-59%.
  • 2234 (Menai area): Received first dose 80-89%; fully vaccinated 50-59%.