Wedding ceremony venue in Sydney’s Covid-riddled western suburbs is fined $5,000 for internet hosting a 700-person reception – as ‘infuriated’ police chief blasts operator for ‘blatant’ breach
A venue operator in Sydney’s west has been fined $5,000 for internet hosting a 700-person marriage ceremony reception.
Police Minister David Elliott stated the venue in Fairfield was at double its COVID-safe capability on Saturday night time.
‘It has infuriated me. It is not the way in which that I wished to spend my Monday morning, I can guarantee you.
‘It is solely going to take one particular person to do the unsuitable factor, after which we now have one other Avalon on our fingers.’
Fears have been raised as Fairfield could be very near Berala the place a rising Covid cluster has been found.
As of Sunday, there have been 13 instances linked to the cluster, however authorities worry 1000’s extra may have been uncovered to the virus on the busy store.
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