22/07/2021

There are two new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 reported today. Today’s cases are a woman and a man in their 20s.

A further six cases associated with the Modbury cluster were reported yesterday afternoon. These cases were a man in his 40s, a woman in her 50s, a woman and a man in their 60s, a woman in her 80s, and a child.

A man in his 80s remains in the Royal Adelaide Hospital in a stable condition.

There is one new case identified in a medi-hotel. A man in his 30s acquired his infection overseas and has been in hotel quarantine since arriving in SA.

We have identified further exposure locations associated with the Modbury cluster. To check if you have visited any of the locations of concern, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.

Rad more about Travel restrictions and Activities (including Level 5 restrictions).

Modbury cluster cases

  • 8 new cases today
  • 14 total cases

South Australia COVID-19 total cases

  • 9 new cases today
  • 1 person currently in hospital
  • 23 active COVID-19 cases
    • 9 overseas acquired
    • 13 close contacts
    • 1 interstate acquired
  • 849 confirmed cases in total
  • 822 people have recovered from COVID-19
  • 4 COVID-19 related deaths
  • 17,592 tests yesterday
  • 1,751,640 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

  • 765,579 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.