Goulburn Valley Health have announced that Rapid Antigen Tests will be available from Monday 17 January. They will only be given to those who have COVID-19 symptoms and haven’t yet completed a RAT, or those who are a confirmed close contact of a COVID-19 case, and also have not completed a RAT.
Rapid Antigen Tests (RATs) will be available from Monday January 17th at our COVID-19 testing sites.
RATs will only be provided to people who:
a) Have COVID-19 symptoms and have not yet completed a RAT, or
b) Do not have COVID-19 symptoms, and are confirmed as a close contact of a COVID-19 case, and have not yet completed a RAT
Two RATs will be provided per person.
To receive the RATs, please:
a) complete the COVID-19 Testing Registration form at https://testtracker.covid19.dhhs.vic.gov.au/citizen-prefill to receive a unique registration number, and
b) bring your Medicare card to the testing site.
The RATs provided are for people to conduct the test at home. Instructions on how to complete the RAT and register a positive test will be provided. After completing the RAT, you must follow the guidance for isolation, which can be found here: https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/checklist
Our testing sites are located at:
High Street, Shepparton (enter from Archer Street)
Drive through site
Open Monday – Friday, 7.15am – 3.15pm
GV Health Acute Respiratory Clinic
Graham Street, Shepparton
Walk up site
Open 7 days, 8am-4pm