Newcastle and Hunter COVID clinics full after Sydney outbreak and restrictions drives demand for testing

Anita Beaumont
By Anita Beaumont
Updated June 28 2021 - 10:27am, first published 6:30am
Testing patience: The high demand for COVID-19 testing following the Sydney outbreak meant most clinics across the Hunter reached capacity on Monday. Picture: Simone De Peak

HUNTER residents were warning each other to "bring a book" to the drive-through COVID clinics after the Sydney outbreak and extra restrictions continued to drive a spike in demand for testing.

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Anita Beaumont

Anita Beaumont

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Anita Beaumont is a health and general news reporter at the Newcastle Herald.

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