NSW has a new local COVID case, a mystery infection in a man who has spent several days in the community before being diagnosed.
The man, who is in his 50s, is described as having been “very active” in Sydney’s inner-east in recent days.
His positive diagnosis was confirmed on Wednesday afternoon and he is thought to have been infectious since last Friday.
NSW Health is using venue QR codes to trace the man’s movements while he was infectious.
Among the venues of concern is the busy Event Cinema at Bondi Junction, along with a host of restaurants and retailers. Health authorities want anyone who was at the cinema from 6-8pm last Friday to get tested for COVID.
The infected man has not returned from overseas, and…