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LOCKDOWN DAY ONE

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The Riverland has woken to the first day of a  seven day statewide lockdown.

Over the next 7 days the only 5 reasons to leave home include care and compassion, essential work, to buy essential goods such as food, for medical reasons. Including covid vaccinations or to get a covid test.

Locals schools are also closed today and tomorrow will revert to online learning, exercise is also allowed with members of your own household.

Masks must also be worn in public places, with a number of local business forced to close completely or significantly modify their operations.

The list of exposure sits associated with the Modbury cluster has also grown overnight to include Westminster School, St Ann's College, Burnside Village, Hope Valley Family Practice, Marryatville Woolworths, The Westfield Tea Tree Plaza, and the Modbury Bunnings.

Riverland Covid testing remains very busy, with many locals getting tested after returning from Victoria last week.

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