COVID19 FAQ'S

Updated 30th June 2021

1. What if I am advised to notify Bunnerong of a close contact/positive case of COVID-19?

Please contact Bunnerong’s COVID-19 Line immediately on 0434 324 540.

2. Where can I find more information if I am advised that I/my child are a close or casual contact of a confirmed COVID-19 case? 

Close Contacts:

https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/factsheets/Pages/advice-for-contacts.aspx 

 

Casual Contacts:

https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/factsheets/Pages/covid-19-casual-contact.aspx 

 

Questions: 1800 943 553​

3. What happens if I am sick or have flu like symptoms?

Do not attend the gym – please advise the office via email on info@bunneronggym.com.au and we will arrange a credit on your account. Please follow government guidelines regarding isolation and COVID-19 Testing.

4. Is Bunnerong Gymnastics a COVID Safe Business with a NSW Government QR Code? 

Yes, Bunnerong Gymnastics has a Covid Safety Plan in place, we are an approved Covid Safe venue and everyone entering the gym must sign in with the QR code located at the front door or beside the office window. 

5. What happens if the gym is forced to close down due to Government recommendations and I have a class, party or holiday camp booked?

You will be contacted via email and a credit will be applied to your account.

6. What if my child’s school is closed due to COVID-19?

Do not attend classes – please advise the office via email on info@bunneronggym.com.au  and we will arrange a credit to your account. Please follow guidelines regarding isolation and COVID19 Testing.

7. Are parents allowed to watch from the foyer?

Unfortunately not, to abide by our COVID Safety Plan and social distancing requirements parents are not permitted to wait inside the foyer. We kindly ask parents to wait outside and our coaches will collect and return children to the front door.

8. Am I allowed to enter the gym to visit the office?

We encourage all enquiries to be done over email on info@bunneronggym.com.au or over phone on 9661 9955 during office hours. However, if you need to visit the office you must sign in with the QR code and wear a mask.

9. Do staff  of Bunnerong Gymnastics have to wear masks?

Yes, based on Office of Sport advice coaches and office staff must wear a mask while inside the venue.

10. Do gymnasts have to wear masks?

Based on Office of Sport advice athletes over 12 must wear a mask. There are some exemptions, such as when an athlete is doing individual strenuous exercise, the mask must be put on immediately after completing the exercise. 

11. Do parents of Kindergym (parent participation classes) have to wear masks?

Yes, based on Office of Sport advice parents are required to wear masks while inside the venue participating in the class. 

12. What is the size of the venue?

Bunnerong’s total building footprint is approx. 976 m² with the ‘Gym Area’ approximately 830m². Based on the 4m² rule this allows in excess of 200 people to be in the facility. ​​

13. What is the maximum number of children allowed in a class?

Based on Gymnastics NSW advice, you are allowed 20 kids in a group which is well within our ratio policy. 

14. Where can I purchase chalk for my child?

Chalk is available for purchase at the office for $5 per block, children are required to keep this in a named container and bring their own spray bottle. There will be no shared chalk stations available inside the gym anymore. 

15. If my child has left clothing/shoes/water bottle in the foyer/gym can can I collect it?

All lost property will be disposed of at the end of each week, please ensure gymnasts take their belongings home with them.

16. Why do you have to keep the windows and doors open at all times?

We are required to keep doors and windows open to increase ventilation inside the gym.

17. Can my child fill their water bottle up at the gym?

No, we ask gymnasts to bring a bottle full of water as our bubbler is not available. 

18. Can my child bring snacks to training?

No, gymnasts are not permitted to bring food to training. 

19. Do you have changing facilities? 

We ask gymnasts to arrive at gymnastics ready to train, as per Gymnastics NSW "drop, train, leave approach", we do not have chancing facilities available.

20. Do you have sanitising stations inside the gym?

Yes, we have hand sanitising stations available at the entry and exit of the gym and at every apparatus.​