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NSW Covid-19 hotspots: list of Sydney and regional outbreak locations

Guardian staff
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<span>Photograph: Dean Lewins/AAP</span>
Photograph: Dean Lewins/AAP

New South Wales has seen an uptick in community transmission of coronavirus, putting the state on high alert to prevent further spread.

Related: Queensland Covid-19 hotspots: list of Brisbane and south-east Qld outbreak locations

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 outbreaks in NSW

If you were at the following venues on these dates you must get tested and self-isolate for 14 days, even if your test is negative.

  • The Crocodile Farm Hotel, Ashfield: 5.30pm to 6.30pm on Friday 4 September for at least an hour. Patrons who were there for less than an hour are considered casual contacts and must monitor for symptoms and get tested immediately if they develop

  • The New Shanghai Night restaurant, Ashfield: 6.30pm to 8pm on Friday 4 September for at least an hour. Patrons who were there for less than an hour are considered casual contacts and must monitor for symptoms and get tested immediately if they develop

  • Mama Wok, MacArthur Square, Campbelltown: 1.30pm to 2.30pm on Wednesday 9 September for a least one hour

  • Campbelltown Golf Club, Glen Alpine: 2pm to 4.30pm on Wednesday 16 September for a least one hour

  • Bannisters Pavilion Rooftop Bar & Grill, Mollymook: 12.30pm to 2.15pm on Sunday 13 September for a least one hour

  • Oatlands Golf Glub, Oatlands: 6.30pm to 8.45pm Friday 4 September

  • Albion Hotel, Parramatta: 8.15pm to 11.15pm on Saturday 5 September, guests who attended the beer garden and pavilion for at least an hour

  • Fitness First, Randwick: Anyone who attended between Sunday 23 August and Tuesday 1 September should monitor for symptoms and if they develop, get tested right away and self-isolate

  • Hyde Park Medical Centre, Sydney: Monday 24 August to Saturday 5 September. Anyone who worked at Hyde Park Medical Centre (including physiotherapy, pathology, dermatology and dental practices and pharmacy on the ground floor of the building) should get tested immediately and self-isolate until a negative result is received

  • Carlo’s Italian Restaurant Bar & Seafood, Ulladulla: 8pm to 9.30pm on Saturday 12 September for a least one hour

  • Milton Ulladulla Ex Servos Club, Ulladulla: 2pm to 6.15pm on Saturday 12 September for a least one hour

  • Eastern Suburbs Legion Club, Waverley: Tuesday 1 September from 6pm, Friday 4 September from 4.30pm, Saturday 5 September from 4.15pm, Sunday 6 September from 5pm, Monday 7 September from 3pm

With the growing number of cases in the area, NSW Health is asking all people who live in, or have visited, the following areas in the past two weeks to get tested if they have any symptoms of Covid-19 at all, even the mildest of symptoms such as a runny nose or scratchy throat.

  • Bankstown (suburb)

  • Blue Mountains

  • Cumberland local government area (LGA)

  • City of Sydney (East) LGA (includes central Sydney and the suburbs Surry Hills, Darlinghurst, Woolloomooloo, Potts Point, Rushcutters Bay, Elizabeth Bay, Centennial Park)

  • Fairfield LGA

  • Hunters Hill LGA

  • Liverpool LGA

  • Mt Druitt (suburb)

  • Parramatta LGA

  • Randwick LGA

  • Waverley LGA

  • Woollahra LGA

If you were at any of the following locations on these dates, monitor yourself for symptoms and self-isolate and get tested if symptoms occur.

  • Wray St Oyster Shed, Batemans Bay: 12pm to 1pm on Saturday 12 September

  • Anytime Fitness, Casula: 10.15am to 12pm on Friday 11 September

  • Five Stars Thaitanic, Casula: 4.20pm to 5.20pm on Saturday 12 September

  • Clovelly Hotel, Clovelly: 12.45pm to 1.45pm on Saturday 5 September

  • KFC, Concord: 1pm to 1.20pm on 6 September

  • Croydon Park Pharmacy, Croydon Park: 1pm to 2pm on Thursday 3 September

  • KFC, Emerton: 12pm to 9.30pm on Monday 7 September

  • Campbelltown Golf Club course, Glen Alpine: 9.30am to 2pm on Wednesday 16 September

  • Hunters Hill Bowling Club, Hunters Hill: 6.50pm to 9pm on Tuesday 8 September

  • Katoomba Sports and Aquatic Centre, Katoomba: 11.30pm to 1.40pm on Friday 4 September

  • Lawson oval, Lawson: 10.30am to 12.45 pm on Sunday 13 September

  • The Railway Hotel, Liverpool: 10.00pm to 11.30pm on Friday 4 September

  • Fitness First, Maroubra: 8am to 12pm on Saturday 5 September

  • Aldi, North Strathfield: 10am to 10.30am on Tuesday 1 September

  • Picnic Point Bowling Club, Panania: 3pm to 6pm on Friday 18 September

  • JB HIFI Penrith Plaza, Penrith: 4pm to 4.30pm on Sunday 13 September

  • Charles St Kitchen, Putney: 10.45am to 11.30am on Saturday 5 September

  • Rouse Hill Town Centre, Rouse Hill: 12.30pm to 1.30pm on Saturday 5 September

  • Stanhope Village Shopping Centre (including Kmart), Stanhope Gardens: 8.30am to 9.30am on Monday 7 September

  • Springwood Sports Club, Springwood: 1pm to 2pm on Saturday 12 September

  • Coles St Ives Shopping Centre, St Ives: 1pm to 2pm on Friday 28 August

  • Missing Spoon Cafe, Wahroonga: 4.45pm to 5.30pm on Saturday 5 September

  • Eastwood Netball Association, West Ryde: 12.15pm to 1.30pm on Saturday 5 September

  • China Doll Restaurant, Woolloomooloo: 6.30pm to 10pm on Thursday 3 September

If you travelled on any of the following public transport routes on these dates, monitor yourself for symptoms and self-isolate and get tested if symptoms occur.

Tuesday 8 September:

  • Bus route 316 Avoca St Randwick – Bondi Junction station, 8 September, 10.44am to 11.05am

Monday 7 September:

  • T1/T9 North Shore Line, between 9.17 to 9.29am from Milson’s Point to St Leonards

  • T1/T9 North Shore Line, between 9.53 to 10.14am from St Leonard’s to Milsons Point

  • Bus route 379 Bronte Beach – 11.08am to 11.24am Bondi Junction station

  • Bus route 316 Randwick – 10.44am to 11.05am Avoca Street, Randwick, to Bondi Junction Station

People who caught a taxi on 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18 September in the following suburbs must monitor for symptoms and if any develop immediately get tested:

  • Moorebank

  • Bankstown

  • Chipping Norton

  • Liverpool

  • Lidcombe

  • Warwick Farm

  • Milperra

NSW Health is seeking to identify passengers who caught a Silver Service taxi on the following times and locations. These passengers should call the NSW Health Call Centre on 9391 9000 for further advice.

Tuesday 15 September:

  • Riverside Road, Chipping Norton 8.31am to Birnie Ave, Lidcombe 9.11am

  • Milperra 10.14am to Riverside Rd, Chipping Norton 10.25am

  • Birnie Ave, Lidcombe 3.22pm to Riverside Rd, Chipping Norton 4.07pm

Monday 14 September:

  • Riverside Road, Chipping Norton 3.50pm to the Mill Hotel, Beaconsfield St Milperra 4.04pm

Thursday 10 September:

  • Liverpool 2.38pm to Graham Ave, Casula 2.44pm

  • Haddenham St, Chipping Norton 7.15pm to George St, Burwood 7.48pm

Wednesday 9 September:

  • Liverpool TAFE college, Bigge Street 8.08am to Moorebank Shopping centre, Stockton Ave Moorebank 8.15am

Tuesday 8 September:

  • Liverpool TAFE college, Bigge Street 1.03pm to Hoxton Park Road, Cartwright 1.14pm

  • Liverpool TAFE college, Bigge Street 2.01pm to Glenwari St, Sadlier 2.11pm

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.