There is one new case of COVID-19 today, reported from a medi-hotel. There has been a total of 915 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s case is a man in his 30s who acquired his infection overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since his arrival.
The Tasmanian Government has identified a number of exposure locations associated with positive cases of COVID-19. If you have visited an exposure location in Tasmania you should quarantine immediately and get a COVID-19 test. Visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDinterstate for more information.
For more information and a list of testing sites visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.
South Australia COVID-19 total cases
- 1 new case today
- 0 people currently in hospital
- 7 active COVID-19 cases
- 2 overseas acquired
- 1 close contact
- 4 interstate acquired
- 915 confirmed cases in total
- 904 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 5,612 tests yesterday
- 2,339,838 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.
South Australian vaccination update
- 1,961,285 total vaccines administered in South Australia
- 75.6% first dose vaccinated
- 58.1% 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.