Taree South Service Centre COVID testing station runs out of testing kits

Julia Driscoll
By Julia Driscoll
Updated July 20 2021 - 10:49pm, first published 9:00am
The sign on the Pacific Highway for the Taree South Service Centre freight workers only testing station. Photo Scott Calvin

A truck driver contacted the ABC claiming he was turned away from the COVID testing station at the Taree South Service Centre, the ABC reported on Tuesday, July 20.


Julia Driscoll

Julia Driscoll


Julia Driscoll has worked as a journalist for the Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Times for seven years. She values the deep connection with community that being a rural and regional journalist brings. Career highlights have involved environmental stories - bringing the plight of the little known endangered Manning River helmeted turtle to the attention of the public, resulting in wide-spread knowledge in the community and conservation action; and breaking the news of the Manning River ceasing to run for the first time in recorded history.