COVID-19 UPDATE | THURSDAY 12 AUGUST 2021
The Gateway Inn is now temporarily closed until restrictions can be eased. The Executive Inn, Newcastle will remain open and will operate with limited facilities and in a Covid-19 safe manner.
All of our Wests clubs still remain temporarily closed effective from 5pm Thursday 5th August 2021. Daily advice provided by the Australian Government Department of Health is being monitored and responded to accordingly. All Wests clubs will re-open once advice is received that it is consider safe and restrictions can be eased.
COVID-19 UPDATE | MONDAY 9 AUGUST 2021
We have received information from NSW Health informing us that a patron who visited Wests New Lambton on Wednesday 4th August between 7:53pm - 9:49pm has tested positive for COVID-19.
The infected patron is understood to have attended the Hopsmith Bar smoking area, Main Bar and lower alfresco gaming area. As a result, if you were present at these locations within the timeframe above, NSW Health have advised you are now considered a close contact and must get tested and isolate for 14 days from the date of exposure.
If you visited Wests New Lambton within this timeframe and did not visit these specific areas of the Club, you are considered a casual contact and must get tested and isolate until a negative result is received.
NSW Health are obtaining QR Code data and anyone who may be potentially affected will be contacted directly by NSW Health.
Wests continues to monitor the situation, and are following all relevant advice and guidance issued by NSW Health. Wests has robust CovidSAFE procedures which include regular fogging and deep cleaning across all venues. Wests New Lambton has been subjected to a comprehensive deep clean in accordance with health guidelines.
The health and safety of members, guests and our team remains the utmost priority at all times.
Public and private testing clinics are now open with extended hours. Click here for a full list of clinics and addresses. To stay informed with the latest information and updates, please visit NSW Health, click here for details.
We thank you for your support at this time. Stay safe.
COVID-19 UPDATE | THURSDAY 5 AUGUST 2021
Across The Wests Group, we are committed to the health and safety of all our members, guests and employees.
The New South Wales Government today announced a stay-at-home order affecting our local government areas. In line with government-imposed restrictions, we have temporarily closed all Wests Clubs including Wests New Lambton, Mayfield, Cardiff, City, Nelson Bay and New Lambton Bowling Club. This closure is effective from 5pm 5th August 2021.
Wests New Lambton will reopen at 12.02am on Friday 13th August 2021 (subject to change). All other clubs will re-open 10am on Friday 13th August 2021.
The Executive and The Gateway Inn will remain open as they are considered an essential service and will continue to operate under its approved COVIDSafe Site Specific Plan.
These restrictions will remain in place until Friday 13th August (subject to change). The Wests Group is closely monitoring and responding appropriately to the situation with Coronavirus (Covid-19) and advice provided by the Australian Government Department of Health.
We thank all of our members for their patience and understanding during this difficult time, As always, your health and safety remain our highest priority. Stay healthy.
Information published in this website is correct as at 09/08/2021.