ACT Health sends alert over South Australian Pacific oysters after two gastro cases in the capital

Sarah Basford Canales
By Sarah Basford Canales
Updated November 19 2021 - 8:14am, first published 7:33am
A health alert has been issued for oysters from South Australia's Coffin Bay region. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

Health authorities are warning Canberrans to avoid eating raw or partially cooked oysters from South Australia's Coffin Bay following an outbreak of gastroenteritis-causing bacteria.

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Sarah Basford Canales

Sarah Basford Canales

Canberra Times journalist

I'm a federal politics and public sector reporter with an interest in national security, integrity and regulation. Contact me with general tips and thoughts at sarah.basfordcanales@canberratimes.com.au or confidential tips to sbasfordcanales@protonmail.com.

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