Public health alert – Additional venues of concern 2 July

​NSW Health is clarifying the numbers of people associated with a healthcare worker announced Wednesday, June 30.

There are a total of nine other cases associated with this healthcare worker. Four of them are healthcare or aged care workers, meaning there are five healthcare or aged care workers in the total group of ten. The majority of these healthcare or aged care workers are linked by social or household contact, not via the workplace.

Four of these healthcare or aged care workers worked while infectious, while one did not. Contacts in patients and staff at the facilities have been identified and tested. 

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

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:

​SuburbVenue​Address​Date and Time​
Bondi JunctionColes Eastgate Bondi Junction

Eastgate Shopping Centre, Spring St & Newland St, Bondi Junction

Tuesday 29 June

2pm – 7pm

Bondi JunctionColes Eastgate Bondi Junction

Eastgate Shopping Centre, Spring St & Newland St, Bondi Junction

Wednesday 30 June

5.30pm – 6.30pm

Anyone who attended the following venues 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:

​SuburbVenue​Address​Date and Time​

Bondi Junction

Coles Eastgate, Bondi JunctionEastgate Shopping Centre, Spring St & Newland St, Bondi Junction NSW 2022

Saturday 26 June

4.20pm – 4.40pm

Bondi JunctionColes Eastgate, Bondi JunctionEastgate Shopping Centre, Spring St & Newland St, Bondi Junction NSW 2022

Saturday 26 June

7pm – 8pm

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 more than 350 COVID-19 testing locations across NSW, many of which are open seven days a week. To find your nearest clinic visit COVID-19 testing clinics or contact your GP.

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.

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