COVID-19 Testing for Victorian School Staff in East Gippsland


As per state government direction, COVID-19 testing is available to asymptomatic teachers, principals, administration and support staff of primary and secondary, public, catholic and independent schools between 12 May and 26 May.

Testing is voluntary.

Any school staff member seeking testing is required to complete the “request for test and rapid screening tool” that will have been provided to them. The QR code on this tool is important to use as it will assist in tracking how many teachers have been tested.

School staff without symptoms in East Gippsland can be tested at:

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Rear car park, McKean St. entrance
Monday 25 May between 1 – 5 p.m.
Tuesday 26 May between 1 – 5 p.m.

No appointment is necessary. Drive into the rear carpark off McKean St. and follow the signposted instructions.

Got symptoms?

All people with symptoms must be tested at the new testing clinic in Bairnsdale.

You must first make an appointment at this web page or by phoning (03) 4116 2014.

More info at