NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet is in isolation after being identified as a close contact of the Sydney man diagnosed with a mystery COVID infection on Wednesday.
Mr Perrottet said on Thursday he went into isolation on Wednesday night after learning of the potential contact.
He was at the District Brasserie, in Sydney’s CBD, on April 30, at the same time as the man in his 50s from the city’s eastern suburbs whose positive virus test has sparked alarm across NSW this week.
Mr Perrottet said his coronavirus test has come back negative, but he would keep isolating for 14 days from April 30, in line with NSW Health requirements.
The Treasurer, 38, attended NSW Parliament on Tuesday and Wednesday.
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