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East Gippsland businesses close after infected woman’s day trip – The Age

Businesses in Orbost and nearby Marlo decided to close after the woman visited the area at the weekend while awaiting a COVID-19 test result.

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Our town has suffered some really difficult times over the last couple of years. Weve had drought. Weve had bushfires which stopped our summer trade, Mr Squires said.
Two pubs, a Chinese restaurant, a cafe and a hairdresser are among the closed businesses in the two towns.
Orbost Regional Health said Health Department contact tracers had spoken to the woman and created a timeline of her movements and contacts.
Isabel Leon, who has run the Leon Palace Chinese Restaurant for about five years, s…

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