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A few weeks ago media were aghast at a queue of some 250 outside the Golden Sheaf Hotel in Double Bay on what was the pub’s traditional Wednesday student night. Punters were jammed up like sardines on the pavement outside in a scene that sent health officials into fits of apoplexy. The irony of punters […]

Calls for more testing in Sydney’s South West

By ALLISON HORE Leader of NSW Labor, Jodi McKay, is urging the government to immediately establish additional pop-up testing clinics in South West Sydney as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases related to the Crossroads Hotel in Casula continues to rise.  “The government needs to establish more pop up testing clinics, it’s clear that it […]

No distancing in Double Bay

By ALLISON HORE The Golden Sheaf Hotel in Double Bay has been issued a $5,500 fine after failing to impose social distancing on patrons queued up outside its doors on Wednesday night.  The hotel was investigated by Liquor & Gaming NSW after a picture emerged on reddit showing up to 250 people packed tightly into […]