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Woolworths in Sydney's eastern suburbs added to list of Covid-19 exposure sites

A Woolworths in Sydney's eastern suburbs has been added to the list of Covid-19 exposure sites as New South Wales records another day of no new locally acquired cases.

Those who visited the supermarket in Double Bay on Monday May 3 between 10.45am-11am have been urged to get tested and isolate immediately.

The same instructions have been given to anybody who visited the store on May 4 between 4.05pm - 4.15pm.

NSW Health said casual contacts needed to isolate until they received a negative test and should continue to get swabbed if symptoms appear. 

Health authorities said there were six new infections recorded on Saturday but these were all in hotel quarantine. 

New South Wales has recorded no new locally acquired cases of coronavirus on Saturday (pictured people wear face masks in Sydney)

Those who visited the supermarket in Double Bay on Monday May 3 between 10.45am-11am have been urged to get tested and isolate immediately

More than 22,000 people got tested within the past 24 hours after it was revealed a man and his wife from Woollahra had tested positive to the virus. 

The man in his 50s tested positive for Covid on Wednesday and then his wife was diagnosed with the virus on Thursday.  

But contact tracers are still scrambling to find a 'missing link' in the infection chain.

NSW Health have determined through genomic testing the man contracted the virus from a returned traveller from the U.S. who was infected with an Indian variant.  

A raft of Covid restrictions were re-introduced for three days in Greater Sydney after the positive cases, with the return of compulsory masks and visitors in homes limited to 20 people.


Anyone who attended one of the following venues at the times specified is asked to immediately get tested and isolate until NSW Health provides further information.    

Rug Cleaning Repairs Hand Rug Wash Sydney, Sydenham Road Brookvale

SMITH MADE, 14/28 Roseberry Street, Balgowlah 

 District Brasserie, 2 Chifley Square in Sydney

HineSight Optometrist, Sofitel Sydney Wentworth - P2/61-101 Philip Street in Sydney

Friday April 30, 12pm - 1pm

Barbetta, 2 Elizabeth Street in Paddington 

Event Cinemas Bondi Junction, screening of The Courier

Friday April 30, 6pm – 8pm

Figo Restaurant, 3/56-60A Bayswater Road in Rushcutters Bay 

Friday April 30, 8.45pm – 11pm

Joe's Barbeques & Heating, 142 Silverwater Road in Silverwater

Saturday May 1, 1pm –1.45pm

Tucker Barbecues, 138 Silverwater Road in Silverwater

Saturday May 1, 1pm – 1.45pm

Barbeques Galore, G1/212-220 Parramatta Road in Annandale

Saturday May 1, 2pm – 3pm

Barbeques Galore, The Crossroads, Unit 12B, Parkers Farm Place in Casula

Saturday May 1, 4pm – 5pm

BP Mascot, 1077 Botany Road in Mascot

Saturday May 1, 4.30pm – 5pm

The Meat Store, 262 Oxford Street in Bondi Junction

Sunday May 2, 3pm – 4pm 

The Stadium Club, Moore Park - Entertainment Quarter, 122 Lang Road

Monday May 3, 11.30am - 12.30pm 

Azure Cafe, Moore Park - Entertainment Quarter, Shop 5a 

Monday May 3, 12.30pm - 1pm

The Royal Sydney Golf Club, Kent Road, Rose Bay 

Monday May 3, 12.30pm - 1pm

Rug Cleaning Repairs Hand Rug Wash Sydney, 8/52-54 Sydenham Rd, Brookvale

Monday May 3, 12.30pm - 1pm 

Alfresco Emporium, 2021 Pittwater Rd, Collaroy 

Tuesday May 4, 1pm - 1.30pm

Smith Made, 14/28 Roseberry Street, Balgowlah

Tuesday May 4, 2.30pm - 4pm 

Chemist Warehouse, 459-463 New South Head Road, Double Bay

Tuesday May 4, 3.45pm - 4pm

Woolworths, Kiaora Lane and Kiaora Road, Double Bay

Tuesday May 4, 4.05pm - 4.15pm    

Monday, May 3, 10.45am - 11am 

Fratelli Fresh, Sydney

Tuesday, April 27, 1.15pm - 2.15pm 

XOPP, Haymarket 

Wednesday, April 28, 1.30pm - 2.30pm

Trattoria, Bondi

Drinkers in bars must also be seated and just two visitors will be allowed for residents in aged care homes.

The restrictions will remain in place until at least Monday morning but Premier Gladys Berejiklian reiterated businesses should remain open over the Mother's Day weekend.  

NSW Health earlier listed two new locations in Sydney's northern beaches as Covid-19 risks and are urging people who attended the venues to get tested and self isolate.

A furniture store in Balgowlah called Smith Made and Rug Cleaning Repairs Hand Rug Wash in Brookvale pose a potential link to new infections. 

More to come. 

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