28 July 2020

NSW Health is contacting passengers who were close contacts on flight JQ506 from Melbourne to Sydney that arrived on 25 July 2020.

Passengers who were close contacts are being placed into self-isolation for 14 days after the flight and asked to monitor for COVID-19 symptoms, and get tested, even if they have the mildest of symptoms

A woman in her 30s who tested positive for COVID-19 was a passenger on this flight. She is in isolation and contact tracing is underway.

Close contacts on the flight were seated in rows 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14.

Travellers who have arrived from overseas in the past 14 days are currently in quarantine.​​​