15/10/2021

There are no new cases of COVID-19 today. There has been a total of 914 cases notified in South Australia.

An additional exposure location has been identified in South Australia linked to a positive case in a truck driver from Victoria, reported yesterday.

If you were at the below location at the specified date and time, you must immediately get a COVID-19 test, quarantine until you receive a negative result, and get tested again on day 5 and day 13 after the last day you were at the location. There is no requirement to quarantine after the day 5 and 13 test, unless you have symptoms.

TIER 3 Exposure sites:

  • Tailem Bend – OTR Motorsport Park (including Hungry Jacks), 543 Dukes Hwy
    Wednesday 13 October – 8.00 pm to 8.40 pm

If you were at the above location, but not at the specified date and time, monitor yourself for symptoms and get tested as soon as symptoms appear.

For more information and a list of testing sites visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.

South Australia COVID-19 total cases

  • 0 new cases today
  • 0 people currently in hospital
  • 7 active COVID-19 cases
    • 1 overseas acquired
    • 1 close contact
    • 5 interstate acquired
  • 914 confirmed cases in total
  • 903 people have recovered from COVID-19
  • 4 COVID-19 related deaths
  • 6,112 tests yesterday
  • 2,334,226 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 eg, cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
  • Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste
  • Diarrhoea and vomiting.

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

South Australian vaccination update

  • 1,943,749 total vaccines administered in South Australia
  • 75.1% first dose vaccinated
  • 57.5% second dose vaccinated

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.