COVID-19 Updates

CENTRE UPDATE: 20/08/2021

This morning the NSW Premier announced that the current ‘stay at home’ orders for Greater Sydney will be extended until the end of September 2021.  

In line with these extended government restrictions, all current operational restrictions remain in place for our Centre.

 When visiting us for your essential goods and services, please remember:

  • Check In on entry
  • Wear a mask in Centre at all times
  • Utilise the sanitiser on entry
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow

Importantly, please stay home if you are feeling unwell and get tested for COVID-19 if symptoms occur.

We understand that today’s announcement is difficult for our community and we are here to support you.

Thank you for your ongoing understanding and support.


CENTRE UPDATE: 30/07/2021

On Wednesday the NSW Premier announced the current stay at home orders will remain in place for another four weeks, until Saturday, 28 August at 12.01am, across Greater Sydney including the Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Wollongong and Shellharbour.

In addition, from midnight, Wednesday 28th July 2021:

  • Greater Sydney residents including the Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Wollongong and Shellharbour must limit their shopping to within their Local Government Area (LGA) or, if outside their LGA, within 10km from home, unless the item is not available locally.

The following stores that provide essential goods and services will remain open and service our community:

  • Supermarkets, grocery stores, bakery, butcher, fruit and veg, fishmonger; and indoor or outdoor markets but only for groceries or fresh food
  • bottle shops
  • financial institutions
  • post offices
  • newsagencies
  • pharmacies
  • petrol stations (including one that sells groceries)
  • vehicle and mechanical repair service
  • pet store or vet clinics
  • urgent services for the health and safety of a person, animal or premises
  • childcare
  • laundry and dry cleaners

 The following stores will continue to provide takeaway / grab and go only:

  • cafes and restaurants
  • food court eateries

 All other stores remain classified as providing non-essential goods and services and must remain closed. However, they can provide contactless click and collect if they choose to do so. Please call individual stores directly and they will advise if they are offering this service during lockdown.

 Please also remember that mask wearing in Centre at all times remains in place.

 We understand that yesterday’s announcement is difficult for our community and we are here to support you.

 Staying safe is a community effort and we thank you for your ongoing understanding.

Latest COVID-19 Confirmed Exposure Sites


COVID-19 Exposure at Woolworths Gordon Centre

This morning we were made aware that a team member from Woolworths Gordon Centre who worked on the following days and times has returned a positive COVID-19 test result.

  • Thursday 22nd July between 8pm to 12am
  • Friday 23rd July between 8pm to 1am
  • Saturday 24th July between 12am (midnight) to 1am

 Any visitor to Woolworths Gordon during the above-mentioned time is a casual contact and must immediately get tested and self-isolate until they receive a negative test result. If your date of exposure at this venue occurred in the last four days, you must get another test on day five from the date of exposure. Wear a mask around others and limit your movements until you get another negative result. You should continue to monitor for symptoms and if any symptoms occur you should get tested again.

This morning we have completed a clean before trade in line with SafeWork Australia guidelines. Additionally, Woolworths have completed an overnight deep clean and re-opened for trade today.

 This is an important reminder to ensure that when you visit us for your essential goods and services you are:

  • Checking in on entry via the Services NSW COVID-Safe Check In app as well as in individual stores
  • Maintaining 1.5 metres between yourself and others
  • Wearing a mask at all times
  • Observing store capacity limits 
  • Utilising the hand sanitiser on entries

Additionally, if you are feeling unwell, please stay home and ensure you get tested if you have symptoms.

Staying safe and well is a community effort. Together we can minimise any risks and play our part in stopping the spread.  

 Thank you for your ongoing co-operation.  

 Centre Management

Important Note: This information has been provided based on information provided to Charter Hall by third parties. Recipients are encouraged to make their own enquiries and consider relevant government advice as appropriate.