​A measles alert has been issued for parts of Sydney CBD and Leichardt.

NSW Health is urging people who have been in the Sydney CBD and Leichhardt from July 15 -19 to be aware of the symptoms of measles after an infected tourist visited these areas.

A highly effective measles vaccine has been freely available for many years and it is vital for everyone, including adults and children, to have two doses of the measles vaccine during their lifetime.

For more information please see our measles webpage

This case visited the following locations while infectious:

Date​​​
Location
​15 July ​Flight from Melbourne - VA841, 11.30am from Tullamarine Airport
​15 July ​‘Madang Korean BBQ’ restaurant on Pitt St for dinner
​16 July ​‘Pancakes On The Rocks’ restaurant in the Rocks for lunch
​16 July ​‘Hokka Hokka’ restaurant at Westfield Sydney for dinner
​18 July ‘Café Gioia’ in Leichhardt for lunch 18
18 July ​'Yu Xiang Hot Pot’ restaurant on Hay St for dinner
19 July Train from Town Hall to Green Square before lunch
19 July 'The Grounds of Alexandria’ restaurant in Alexandria for lunch
19 July 'Abb Air Thai Restaurant’ in Goulburn Street Sydney CBD for dinner
18 & 19 July
Leichhardt Medical and Dental Centre
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Page Updated: Thursday 20 July 2017
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