At least 14 COVID cases associated with funeral at Wanda surf club or wake at Highfield Caringbah

Wanda surf club. Picture: Google Maps

Wanda surf club. Picture: Google Maps

At least 14 confirmed cases of COVID-19 are associated with a funeral at Wanda Surf Club or the following wake at Highfield Caringbah hotel on Thursday November 18.

South Eastern Sydney Local Health District issued an alert for the venues on Friday afternoon.

The statement said the district's Public Health Unit considered that everyone who attended the funeral or wake was a close contact and should get tested as soon as possible and isolate in accordance with NSW self-isolation guidelines.

"Everyone who attended the funeral or the wake is asked to get tested, even if they are fully vaccinated or do not have any symptoms," the statement said.

Nearby testing clinics are available at:

  • Sutherland Hospital, Kingsway, Caringbah.
  • Laverty drive-through clinic, Captain Cook Playing Fields, 601 Captain Cook Drive, Woolooware.
  • Caringbah Histopath Pathology walk-in clinic, 348 Rear Kingsway.
  • Miranda Medical Centre, 573 The Kingsway, Miranda.
  • Laverty drive-through clinic Jannali, 2 Roberts Street, Jannali.
  • Sutherland drive-through clinic, Rawson Avenue, Sutherland (Sutherland Basketball Stadium carpark) - closes after Sunday 28 November.
  • Barden Ridge Histopath drive-through clinic, The Ridge Athletic Track, Recreation Drive, Barden Ridge.
  • Engadine Laverty Pathalogy walk-in clinic, 93 Cambrai Avenue, Engadine.
  • Sans Souci Histopath drive-through and walk-in clinic, St George Sailing Club carpark, 2 Riverside Drive, Sans Souci.

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