August 7, 2021

Dear Member / Friend,

2 active cases of Covid-19 have been officially confirmed in our local area. Both cases are in isolation.

As a result, Armidale Regional Local Government Area will enter a seven-day lockdown from 5pm tonight until 12.01am Sunday, 15 August.


These rules apply to anyone residing within the Armidale Regional LGA and anyone who has been here on or after 31 July 2021.

The rules for these areas are the same as those already in place across Greater Sydney. Read more here.


  • Armidale Hospital testing clinic will operate from 9am to 5pm, seven days. Appointments are can be made by phoning 0427 923 080.
  • Laverty Pathology drive-through clinic at Armidale Airport will operate from 8am to 2.30pm this weekend. Appointments are NOT required.
  • Anyone with even the mildest of symptoms, such as a runny nose or scratchy throat, must come forward for testing and self-isolate until they get their result.

Read the full newsletter here.

You may also like to join our Covid-19 Business Advisory and Resources Facebook Group.