There have been six cases of COVID-19 today, however five are considered old infections. There have been a total of 760 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s cases include two children, a teenager, a woman in her 30s, a woman in her 40s, and a man in his 60s, who all recently arrived from overseas and have been in medi-hotels since their arrival. While the man in his 60s is an active infection, the other five people are considered old infections and have been added to our case numbers as they have not been counted overseas.
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.
NSW Health have identified COVID-19 exposure locations in 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
- 6 new cases today
- 0 people currently in hospital
- 3 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
- 760 confirmed cases in total
- 753 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 7,918 tests yesterday
- 1,397,356 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.
South Australian vaccination update
- 321,176 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.