Eleven people in hospital with COVID at Latrobe Regional Hospital

Testing taking place at Gippsland Regional Sports Complex.

Eleven people are in Latrobe Regional Hospital with COVID-19 – with four of those in intensive care.

Wellington Shire currently has 32 known cases of COVID-19, with Latrobe City having the most cases of any Gippsland municipality, at 417.

Bass Coast has 10 cases, Baw Baw 175, South Gippsland 14 and East Gippsland 45 – bringing the total known COVID cases in Gippsland to 693.

Latrobe Regional Hospital is the designated hospital caring for COVID-19 patients from across Gippsland.

There are no tier one sites currently listed for Wellington Shire.

Testing opportunities in Wellington Shire include:

Wellington Respiratory Clinic: 9am to 5pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Appointments are required for this clinic. Phone 5143 7900.

Yarram and District Health Service: Drive-through testing 10.30am to 11.30am weekdays. No appointments required. Pre-fill your details using the testing registration form here.

Gippsland Regional Sports Complex, Cobains Rd, Sale: Drive-through 9am to noon Wednesday to Friday. Pre-fill details using the testing registration form here.