Here are New South Wales’ latest coronavirus hotspots and what to do if you’ve visited them.
A list of hotspots which covid-positive individuals have visited during their infection has been updated by New South Wales health officials.
All who have visited certain locations must be isolated for 14 days immediately after the last time you were there, while others must be checked for symptoms.
If you have visited these areas, here is an overview and what to do.
On the NSW Health website, you can find more comprehensive information.
Jan. 2, 2020, added additional sites.
Anyone who has visited the BWS store in Berala on the dates and times mentioned below is considered to be in close contact and must be immediately checked and isolated for 14 days from the last exposure date, irrespective of whether a negative result is available:
Tuesday, Dec. 22, 12:41-9:15 p.m.; Wednesday, Dec. 23, 1:40-9:15 p.m.; Thursday, Dec. 24, 12:40-9:17 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 26, 9:55 a.m.-7.7. Berala: BWS, 15-16 Woodburn Lane, Berala, 15 p.m.; Dec. 27, Sunday, 12:39 – 8:15 p.m.; Dec. 28, Monday, 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 31, 8:30 a.m. – 7:15 p.m.; Tuesday, Dec. 29, 1:41 – 9:15 p.m.; Wednesday, Dec. 30, 12:45 – 9:15 p.m.; – 3:00 p.m.
Pending further guidance from NSW Health, anyone who has visited the following location at the specified times must be screened and self-isolated, regardless of whether a negative result is received:
Shellharbour: Coffee Club – Stockland Shellharbour, Shellharbour, 211 Lake Entrance Road, Sunday, Dec. 27, 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Please, (if one hour or more is involved).
Anyone visiting any of the following venues must be immediately screened and separated at the times specified before a negative result is obtained:
Tuesday, Dec. 29, 4:30-5 p.m., Haberfield, Australian Motor Traders, 2 Haberfield Rd., Haberfield,
Punchbowl, 1618 Canterbury Rd, Punchbowl, Officeworks Punchbowl, Tuesday, 29 December, 3:45 – 4:45 p.m.
Anyone who has visited any of the following places should watch for symptoms at the times specified and get checked immediately if they arise and isolate yourself before you get a negative result:
Monday, Dec. 28, 2:40 p.m., Blacktown, Westpoint Blacktown, 17 Patrick St, Blacktown, -From 3:20 p.m.
Blacktown, El Jannah, 44048 Blacktown, Flushcombe Rd., Monday, Dec. 28, 3:20 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Blacktown, Service NSW, Service Centre Blacktown, 14 St Martins Crescent, Blacktown, Wednesday, 30 December, 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 31, 1:45 – 2 p.m., Kogarah, Hariri Chickens, 140 Railway Parade, Kogarah.
Tuesday, Dec. 29, 8 p.m.-8:45 p.m., Norwest, Hills Campus Hillsong Church, 1/9 Solent Cct, Norwest,
Pagewood, Woolworths-Shopping Centre Eastgardens, 152 Bunnerong Lane, Pagewood, Wednesday, Dec. 30, 6:30 a.m. – P.M. 1:30. And on Jan. 1, Friday, 7 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
In the searchable tables below, you can find all the locations and transport services announced to date.
“close contact”close contact.
Individuals who have visited the following places are considered close contacts and should be screened immediately and isolated, even if they obtain a negative result, for 14 days after their last visit:
“List of case sites for “casual touch” – get checked
Individuals who have visited the following places are treated as casual acquaintances and should be screened immediately and isolated before a negative result is achieved:
“List of “casual friends” case locations – search for symptoms.
Individuals who have visited the following locations should watch for symptoms and get tested immediately and isolate themselves if symptoms appear.
Services for Transportation
In the table below, please refer to the relevant health details for each transportation route.
Areas with increased testing
If you live in or have visited the following suburbs in the past two weeks, get tested even if you have mild COVID-19 symptoms such as a runny nose or scratchy throat.
The Beaches of Northern (Local Government Area).
Penrith Local Government Area
Sydney CBD: People who have been in the northeastern part of Sydney’s city center in the past two weeks, including Australia Square, the MLC Centre, and Chifley Square, should be alert for symptoms and get isolated and tested immediately should even the mildest symptoms occur, and then isolate until a negative result is available.
Learn more about the restrictions for Greater Sydney (including the Blue Mountains), the Central Coast and Wollongong.
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