18 January 2021

NSW Health is investigating the source of infection for a recently confirmed case of COVID-19.

NSW Health is asking anyone who attended the following venues at the times listed below to get tested immediately and self-isolate until a negative result is received. If symptoms appear, please isolate and get tested again.

SuburbVenueAddressDate and time
AuburnVillage TavernCorner of Queen Street and Harrow Road, Auburn Monday, 28 – Tuesday 29 December
6pm Monday – 4am Tuesday  
AuburnVillage TavernCorner of Queen Street and Harrow Road, Auburn

Thursday, 7 – Friday, 8 January

6pm Thursday  4am Friday

AuburnVillage TavernCorner of Queen Street and Harrow Road, Auburn

Wednesday, 13 – Thursday, 14 January

6pm Wednesday – 4am Thursday

BeralaBerala Hotel159 Woodburn Road, Berala

Wednesday, 30 December

6pm - Close

AuburnAuburn Hotel43 Queen Street, Auburn

Tuesday, 12 January

6pm – Close


If you have been to the Auburn Central shopping centre or the Auburn shops along Queen St and South Parade at any time since 1 January 2021, and have had symptoms, you should get tested and isolate until you receive a negative result. 

Testing clinics around Auburn include:

  • Auburn Community Health Centre Drive through, 8am - 8pm, seven days
  • Auburn Boorea St, Drive through, 8am – 4pm, seven days
  • Berala Walk-in (note this is moving to the Berala Community Centre, 98-104 Woodburn Rd, Berala, from 19 January) 8am – 8pm, seven days
  • Sydney University, Cumberland Campus Drive through 8am – 5pm, seven days
  • Merrylands Park Drive through 8am – 10pm, seven days

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 clinics or contact your GP.

NSW Health urges anyone in NSW with even the mildest symptoms, such as headache, fatigue, cough, sore throat or runny nose, to come forward immediately for testing, then isolate until they receive a negative result.

A complete list of venues of concern, and the related health advice, is available on NSW Government - Latest news and updates.

Current as at: Monday 18 January 2021