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Covid closes two Ballarat schools including Delacombe Primary

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Alfredton Primary School remains closed today with more than 300 students and staff said to be close contacts.

So far 8 positive cases have been recorded at the school after a Covid positive case visited last week.
 
Meantime, Delacombe Primary will also close today after a Covid scare, students who were on-site on Wednesday and Thursday are being asked to limit their movements.
 
In a letter to parents, leaders says the school will close today as a precaution to undergo necessary cleaning and to identify students and staff that may have had close contact with the case.
 
Ballarat's Covid tally grew by 5 yesterday on the worst day ever for the state, 3 are under investigation whilst 2 are linked.
 
3 new cases were added in Moorabool with a lone case in Golden Plains.
 
It comes as Ballarat Health Services sets up a marquee in Mair Street to deal with the expected influx of respiratory patients.
 
 
 
Image: Delacombe Primary School