Tag: COVID-19

Mar 05
Guess who’s allowed back at school next week? Parents! (finished)

I don’t know about you, but I’ve felt very much at arm’s length from teachers and the school since COVID hit. My eldest, she’s very academic, so I know her ability to go-it on her own at school is easy. However, for my son, I’ve felt very disconnected from his learning since we have had […]

May 13
Get the details: NSW easing of restrictions UPDATED WITH JUNE DETAILS (finished)

From Saturday 13th we’ll enjoy more easing of restrictions. The number of visitors at home is increasing from 5 to 20. We can also have up to 20 people in an outdoor gathering. Plus food courts can reopen. The Premier said: “We have done well in NSW not because of any government or body making […]

May 08
UPDATED with NSW plan | COVID-19 loosening restrictions: Australia’s roadmap out (finished)

(10/5/20) Gladys Berejiklian has just announced that COVID restrictions for NSW will start to be eased from Friday 15th May in NSW.  She reminds us that whilst some restrictions are easing it is important that we continue to practice social distancing and hand hygiene. So, what do the changes mean to us in Lake Macquarie? […]

Mar 31
Do you know how long COVID-19 lives outside the body?

Why are we having to keep our distance from others and constantly wash our hands? It’s a bit extreme, right? Wrong. COVID-19 hangs around on surfaces for between 1 and 3 days. This depends on what the surface type is, and other conditions like temperature.1  So what does this mean for us when we go […]