NSW Covid hotspots: list of Sydney and regional case locations

By Guardian staff

New South Wales health authorities have released a list of hotspots where Covid-positive people have visited while infectious.

Those who attended some locations must isolate immediately for 14 days, others must monitor for symptoms.

Here’s an overview of the state’s current hotspots and what to do if you’ve visited them. More detailed information is available at the NSW Health website.

List of case locations in NSW

If you have visited the following locations then you are considered a close contact and must immediately get tested and isolate for 14 days since you were there, and stay isolated for the entire period, even if a negative test result is received.

  • Fitness First Carlingford Pilates Class, Carlingford: Saturday 3 October, 8.15am to 9.15am

  • Ripples restaurant, Milsons Point: Saturday 3 October, 8pm to 10.30pm

NSW Health is assessing potential exposure to Covid-19 of people who attended several other venues. Anyone who attended the following venues is considered casual contacts and should immediately isolate and get tested even if they develop the slightest symptoms of Covid-19.

  • Artarmon Mazda service centre, Campbell Street, Artarmon: Friday 2 October, 7.30am to 9.30am

  • Squeeze & Grind, 180 Argyle St, Camden: Wednesday 7 October, 11.45am to 1.15pm

  • Castle Towers Shopping Centre, Castle Hill: Monday 5 October, 12pm to 1pm

  • Surf Dive ‘n’ Ski, Castle Towers Shopping Centre, Castle Hill: Monday 5 October, 12pm to 5pm

  • Chemist Warehouse, corner of Bridge and Rawson Streets, Epping: Tuesday 6 October, 10:30am to 11am

  • Kmart, Narellan Town Centre, Narellan: Friday 2 October, 6pm to 7pm

  • Narellan Town Centre, Camden Valley Way, Narellan: Thursday 8 October, 12.30pm to 2pm

  • Macquarie University Sports and Aquatic Centre outdoor pool area, North Ryde: Wednesday 7 October, 5:30am to 10:30am

  • Penrith Homemaker Centre, Penrith: Sunday 4 October, 11am to 1pm

  • Guzman y Gomez, Penrith: Sunday 4 October:, 1:30pm to 2pm

  • Home Co, Penrith: Sunday 4 October, 2pm to 2:30pm

  • Westfield Parramatta: Monday 5 October, 9:30am to 11am

  • Monopole restaurant, Potts Point: Sunday 4 October, 6pm to 8pm

Anyone on the following public transport routes is also considered a casual contact and should immediately isolate and get tested even if they develop the slightest symptoms of Covid-19.

  • Train from Parramatta at 19:13 arriving Milsons Point 20:04 on 3 October

  • Train from Parramatta at 14:41 arriving Town Hall 15:31 on 4 October

  • Train from Town Hall at 17:29 arriving Kings Cross 17:50 on 4 October

  • Train from Artarmon at 23:18 arriving Central 23:48 on 5 October

  • Bus replacement from Central at 23:48 arriving Strathfield 00:15 on 5 October

  • Train from Strathfield at 00:15 arriving Parramatta 00:45 on 5 October

  • Bus 550 from Epping Station, Beecroft Rd, Stand D at 17:08 to Smith St after Phillip St, Parramatta 17:41 on 6 October

  • Train from Moss Vale 04:52 arriving Liverpool 07:09 on 6 October

  • Train from Eastwood 08:15 arriving Parramatta 08:49 on 6 October

  • Train from Parramatta 16.50 arriving Eastwood 17.21 on 6 October

  • Train from Liverpool 16:58 arriving Moss Vale 19:12 on 6 October

  • Train from Moss Vale 04:51 arriving Liverpool 07:08 on 7 October

  • Train from Campbelltown 13:31 arriving Moss Vale 15:50 on 7 October

  • Train from Eastwood at 08:14 arriving Parramatta 08:49 on 7 October

  • Train from Eastwood at 12:18 arriving Kings Cross 13:07 on 7 October

  • Train from Parramatta at 16:31 arriving Central 17:02 on 7 October

  • Train from Central at 18:05 arriving Eastwood 18:36 on 7 October

  • Train from Kings Cross at 21:35 arriving Eastwood 22:34 on 7 October

If you live in or have visited these local government areas in the past two weeks, get tested if you have any Covid-19 symptoms, even if mild, and self-isolate until you get your test result.

There is an alert for passengers and crew on a Jetstar Flight JQ510 flight from Melbourne at 11am on 27 September to Sydney. However, NSW Health say there is no ongoing risk of infection to the general public, and the majority of passengers on the flight are already undertaking mandatory hotel quarantine.

Coronavirus NSW case numbers
  • Due to the unprecedented and ongoing nature of the coronavirus outbreak, this article is being regularly updated to ensure that it reflects the current situation at the date of publication. Any significant corrections made to this or previous versions of the article will be footnoted in line with Guardian editorial policy.