COVID-19 update February 2021

COVID update

This is the latest information about COVID-19 rules in Wollongong.

Information in many languages can be found here.

How many people can you gather with?

  • Up to 30 visitors from any number of households may visit another household on any day. The total number of visitors includes adults and children. 
  • No more than 50 people can gather outside in a public place which includes public parks, reserves, beaches, public gardens and spaces. 
  • A maximum of 300 people may attend a wedding or a funeral.
  • Up to 25 people are allowed at hospitality venues.

Where do you have to wear a mask?

  • On and around public transport services, including the station and waiting areas.
  • Indoors while waiting at the airport including the waiting area, and during the flight.
  • Hair and beauty premises including hairdressers, beauty salons, nail salons, tanning salons and waxing salons.
  • Tattoo parlours.
  • Massage parlours and spas.
  • Gaming areas in licensed premises.

Watch the video, how to wear a mask:

Where can you get tested?

You can get tested in many locations in Wollongong. For a full list click here.

What if my child is sick?

If you have a child with symptoms, please get them tested. They must isolate until the test comes back with a negative result. Your child can return to school or childcare once the child receives a negative test result.

For more information, please contact SCARF on