Public Health Alert – Multiple venues of concern across western Sydney- Auburn, Parramatta, Homebush – Saturday, 3 July 2021

NSW Health has been notified of new venues of concern associated with confirmed cases of COVID-19 across western Sydney.

This follows NSW Health’s advice that anyone who visited Auburn Town Centre on or after 27 June to get tested for COVID-19, even if they do not have any symptoms. People with no symptoms or who have not been to close or casual venues do not need to strictly isolate while waiting for their test result, but should limit their movements outside the home to only the essentials.

Anyone who attended 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:

LakembaHop Hung Asian Grocery38C Haldon StreetWednesday 30 June 11.20am to 11.40am
StrathfieldStrathfield Plaza Medical Practice11-23 The BoulevardThursday 1 July 1.30pm to 2.10pm (please note the day has been updated – previously listed as Monday 28 June)

Anyone who attended the following venues at the listed times is a casual contact who must immediately get tested and isolate until a negative result is received. Please continue to monitor for symptoms and immediately isolate and get tested if they develop:

Sydney Olympic ParkThe Locker Room15 Olympic BoulevardSaturday 26 June 10.00am to 7.00pm
AuburnAuburn Central Sunshine FruitCorner Queen Street and Harrow RoadSunday 27 June 10.00am to 10.30am
Monday 28 June 3.30pm to 4.30pm
AuburnDavid’s Asian Food Supermarket82 South ParadeSunday 27 June 10.10am to 10.20am
AuburnHamro Asan BazaarShop 6, 8-10 Northumberland RoadMonday 28 June 3.30pm to 4.30pm
Homebush WestK.W. Barbeque Shop10/90-95 The CrescentTuesday 29 June 4.00pm to 4.15pm
Homebush WestDi Yuan Asian Groceries Shop 1-3, 90-95 The CrescentTuesday 29 June 4.20pm to 4.30pm
Homebush WestTan Hung Long Supermarket90-95 The CrescentTuesday 29 June 4.30pm to 4.45pm
CasulaCostco20 Parkers Farm PlaceTuesday 29 June 7.50pm to 9pm
LakembaAldi212-226 Haldon StreetWednesday 30 June 11.30am to 11.45am
ParramattaCountry Growers159-175 Church StreetWednesday 30 June 5.35pm to 5.55pm
ParramattaColesWestfield Parramatta, Campbell StreetWednesday 30 June 5.45pm to 6.05pm
ParamattaSpices of India111-113 Church StreetWednesday 30 June 6.00pm to 6.15pm

Please check the NSW Government website regularly, as the list of venues of concern and relevant health advice are being updated as investigations continue.

Anyone with even the mildest of cold-like symptoms is urged to immediately come forward for testing and isolate until a negative result is received.

There are over 30 testing clinics in western Sydney and more than 350 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 or visit the Australian Government’s Vaccine Eligibility Checker online.

You must stay at home

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.