NSW Health has been notified of a number of new venues and transport routes of concern associated with confirmed cases of COVID-19 – including new venues of concern in Auburn and updated advice for Auburn Central.
A full list of venues of concern in western Sydney can be found here.
Anyone who attended any of the following venues at the times listed is a close contact and must immediately get tested and isolate for 14 days, regardless of the result, and call 1800 943 553 unless they have already been contacted by NSW Health:
|Sydney||H&M (Glasshouse Building)||135 King St||Monday 21 June 10.45am to 11.45am|
|Daceyville||UNSW Judo Club, PCYC Eastern Suburbs – staff and participants involved in judo, and staff at reception||26A Bunnerong Road||Wednesday 23 June 5.00pm to 8.00pm|
|Maroubra||Fitness First||737 Anzac Parade||Thursday 24 June 8.40am to 9.10am|
|Bankstown||Crunch Fitness||Level 3, Bankstown Central Shopping Centre, Rickard Road||Thursday 24 June 8.00pm to 9.45pm|
|Earlwood||Nieo’s Grille||212-214 William Street||Friday 25 June 7.00pm to 7.15pm|
|Burwood||Burwood Hotel||121-123 Burwood Road||Friday 25 June 11:25pm to Saturday 26 June 1.30am|
Anyone who attended the following venues at the times listed is a casual contact and must immediately get tested and self-isolate until a negative result is received. Please continue to monitor for symptoms and immediately isolate and get tested if they develop:
|Zetland||East Village Shopping Centre||4 Defries Avenue||Monday 21 June 6.30pm to 7.30pm Thursday 24 June 6.10pm to 7.40pm|
|Eastgardens||Big W||Westfield Eastgardens, 152 Bunnerong Road||Wednesday 23 June 11.30am to 11.40am|
|Daceyville||PCYC Eastern Suburbs other staff, participants or visitors (not in judo)||26A Bunnerong Road||Wednesday 23 June 5.00pm to 8.00pm|
|Eastgardens||EB Games||Westfield Eastgardens, 152 Bunnerong Road||Thursday 24 June 2.45pm to 03:45pm|
|Zetland||Coles||East Village Shopping Centre O’Dea Avenue||Thursday 24 June 7:20pm to 7.40pm|
|Bankstown||Bankstown Central Shopping Centre||North Terrace||Thursday 24 June 8:00pm to 9.45pm|
|Bankstown||Bomboniere Factory||4/42 Canterbury Road||Friday 25 June 10.30am to 11.30am|
|Mascot||Cignall Tobacconist||8/8 Bourke Street||Friday 25 June 10.50am to 11.20am|
|Hillsdale||Bunnings Eastgardens||140-148 Denison Street||Friday 25 June 4.00pm to 4.30pm|
|Rose Bay||Chemist Warehouse||15 Dover Road||Saturday 26 June 11.20am to 11.45am|
|Auburn||Woolworths||Auburn Central cnr Queen Street and Harrow Road||Monday 28 June 10.30am to 11.10am|
|Auburn||Sunshine Fruit||Auburn Central cnr Queen Street and Harrow Road||Monday 28 June 11.05am to 11.25am|
|Auburn||Auburn Chickens||Auburn Central cnr Queen Street and Harrow Road||Monday 28 June 11.20am to 11.30am|
|Auburn||Auburn Central Pharmacy||Auburn Central cnr Queen Street and Harrow Road||Monday 28 June|
10.15am to 10.35am
Anyone who attended the following venue at the time listed must monitor for symptoms, and if they appear, immediately get tested and self-isolate until a negative result is received. Please continue to monitor for symptoms and immediately isolate and get tested if they develop:
|Auburn||Auburn Central – all other areas apart from Woolworths, Sunshine Fruit, Auburn Chickens and Auburn Central Pharmacy||cnr Queen Street and Harrow Road||Monday 28 June 10.00am to 11.30am|
Public transport routes
Anyone who travelled on any of the following buses at the times listed is a close contact and must immediately get tested and isolate for 14 days, regardless of the result, and call 1800 943 553 unless they have already been contacted by NSW Health:
|353 Bus||From Malabar Road at Mermaid, South Coogee To Westfield Eastgardens||Thursday 24 June Departed 3.01pm Arrived 3.10pm|
|400 Bus||From Westfield Eastgardens To Anzac Parade near Boyce Road, Maroubra||Thursday 24 June Departed 3.28pm Arrived 3.36pm|
|353 Bus||From Anzac Parade at Garden Lane, Maroubra To Malabar Road at Mermaid, South Coogee||Friday 25 June Departed 4.10pm Arrived 4.21pm|
|800 Bus||From Fairfield Station, Stand A To Fairfield Hospital, Prairie Vale Road, Prairiewood||Friday 25 June Departed 12.57pm Arrived 1.19pm|
|817 Bus||From Prairie Vale Rd opp Fairfield Hospital, Prairiewood To Fairfield Station, Stand F||Friday 25 June Departed 9.46pm Arrived 10.04pm|
|377 Bus||Belmore Rd at Avoca Street, Randwick To Malabar Rd at Mermaid, South Coogee||Monday 28 June Departed 4.25pm Arrived 4.35pm|
Anyone who travelled on any the following trains at the listed times is a casual contact and must immediately get tested and self-isolate until a negative result is received. Please continue to monitor for symptoms and immediately isolate and get tested if they develop:
|T2 Inner West & Leppington Line||From Flemington To Lidcombe||Friday 25 June Departed 11.59am Arrived 12.01pm|
|T2 Inner West & Leppington Line||From Lidcombe To Fairfield||Friday 25 June Departed 12.31pm Arrived 12.51pm|
|T2 Inner West & Leppington Line||From Fairfield To Lidcombe||Friday 25 June Departed 10.07pm Arrived 10.25pm|
|T2 Inner West & Leppington Line||From Lidcombe To Central||Saturday 26 June Departed 1.17pm Arrived 1.36pm|
|T1 North Shore & Western Line||From Central To St Leonards||Saturday 26 June Departed 1.38pm Arrived 1.57pm|
Please check the NSW Government website regularly, as the list of venues of concern and relevant health advice are being updated as investigations continue.
Sewage detections in western Sydney
NSW Health has been notified that fragments of the virus that causes COVID-19 have been detected in the sewerage systems at Liverpool, Fairfield and Penrith.
The Fairfield sewage pumping station serves about 68,000 people in suburbs including Canley Vale, Fairfield Heights, Carramar, Woodpark, Guildford West, Smithfield, Merrylands West, Yennora, Fairfield, Wetherill Park, Fairfield West, Prairiewood, Bossley Park, Bass Hill, Chester Hill, Old Guildford, Guildford, Greystanes, Fairfield East, Villawood, Prospect, Lansdowne, Pemulwuy, Cecil Hills, Kemps Creek, Cecil Park, Mount Vernon, Horsley Park and Abbotsbury.
The Liverpool sewage treatment plant serves about 75,000 people from suburbs including East Hills, Panania, Voyager Point, Chipping Norton, Warwick Farm, Lurnea, Cartwright, Wattle Grove, Moorebank, Liverpool, Hammondville, Casula, Milperra, Pleasure Point, Holsworthy and Prestons. This catchment includes the Ireland Park sewage network, where virus fragments have been detected recently.
The Penrith sewage treatment plant covers about 97,000 people in suburbs including Cambridge Gardens, Cambridge Park, Leonay, Emu Plains, Glenbrook, Penrith, South Penrith, Glenmore Park, Jamisontown, Regentville, Lapstone, Orchard Hills, Kingswood, Castlereagh, Cranebrook, Llandilo, Sun Valley, Mount Riverview, Emu Heights, Jordan Springs, Mulgoa, Warrimoo, Blaxland and Yellow Rock, as well as the Blue Mountains National Park. This is the first recent detection for this area.
NSW Health is aware of people recently diagnosed with COVID-19 who are isolating in these areas. Nevertheless, residents are asked to be especially vigilant for any symptoms that could signal COVID-19, and if they appear, to get tested and isolate immediately.
We have extended hours and opened more clinics across western Sydney including in Auburn, Castle Hill, Rouse Hill, West Pennant Hills, Castle Hill, Baulkham Hills, Merrylands, Seven Hills and Parramatta to support the community to get tested.
Opening hours, locations and details are available on the NSW Government website or by contacting your GP.
A new COVID-19 Walk-through Testing Clinic has been established at Auburn Central Town Square.
It will operate 8am – 8pm, 7 days a week, until further notice.
Testing is FREE and no booking or GP referral is required.
Arabic, Dari, and Chinese interpreters are on site at this clinic.
There are over 30 testing clinics in western Sydney and more than 300 COVID-19 testing locations across NSW, many of which are open seven days a week.
To find your nearest clinic visit here or contact your GP.
To book your COVID-19 vaccination, go to www.nsw.gov.au or visit the Australian Government’s Vaccine Eligibility Checker online.
Stay-at-home orders and restrictions
Stay-at-home orders are now in effect across all Greater Sydney, including the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Wollongong and Shellharbour.
Until 11.59pm on Friday 9 July, everyone in Greater Sydney must stay at home, unless it is for an essential reason such as:
- shopping for food or other essential goods and services;
- compassionate needs or medical care, including being vaccinated for COVID‑19 (unless you have been identified as a close contact);
- exercise outdoors in groups of 10 or fewer;
- essential work or education, where you cannot work or study from home.
People who have been in the Greater Sydney region (including the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Wollongong and Shellharbour) on or after Monday 21 June must follow the stay-at-home orders for a period of 14 days after leaving Greater Sydney.