13/06/2021

There has been one new case of COVID-19 today, reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 775 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s case is a male in his 50s who has acquired his infection overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since his arrival. The case is considered to have old infection however it has been added to our case numbers as it was not diagnosed or counted overseas.

Queensland Health and NSW Health have both identified COVID-19 exposure locations in QLD and NSW. To check if you have visited any of the locations of concern, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.

South Australia COVID-19 update

  • 1 new case today
  • 0 people currently in hospital
  • 3 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
  • 775 confirmed cases in total
  • 768 people have recovered from COVID-19
  • 4 COVID-19 related deaths
  • 4,032 tests yesterday
  • 1,458,877 tests in total

All South Australians who have symptoms of COVID-19 should get tested on the day symptoms appear. Symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
  • An acute respiratory infection e.g. cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
  • Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste
  • Diarrhoea and vomiting.

For more information: SA COVID-19 Information Line 1800 253 787 or visit sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019

South Australian vaccination update

  • 411,561 total vaccines administered in South Australia

South Australians can check their eligibility and locate a vaccination provider by using the Commonwealth Government vaccine eligibility checker.

For more information visit www.covidvaccine.sa.gov.au.

South Australian border update

If you have been in Victoria on or after Thursday 20 May 2021 you are not permitted to enter SA. If you are currently in SA and have been to Victoria in the last 14 days, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing for information on the quarantine and testing requirements that apply to you.

Cross Border Travel—Associated Direction No 15 is still in place. Travel from Victoria is still restricted. Refer to Travel restrictions for how this direction is applied. Travel to South Australia from other states is allowed and transit via Victoria is allowed in some circumstances.