COVID-19 New England North West: Testing queues overflow, as Tamworth hits new record for daily COVID cases

Caitlin Reid
By Caitlin Reid
Updated December 29 2021 - 1:04am, first published 12:56am
LONG WAIT: Locals reported waiting for hours at the Marius Street Sporting Fields Laverty drive-through testing clinic when it opened on Wednesday morning. Photo: Peter Hardin

LOCALS have reported waiting in line for up to five hours to get a COVID-19 test, as some centres across the region hit a new record for daily infections on Wednesday.


Caitlin Reid

Caitlin Reid


Caitlin Reid is a journalist at the Northern Daily Leader, focussing on a range of topics including Tamworth Regional Council, education, property and entertainment. To get in touch, email

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