26/07/2021

There is one new locally acquired case of COVID-19 reported today.

Today’s case is a male in his 80s, whose infection is linked to previously confirmed cases in the Modbury Cluster.

In addition, there is one case today, a male in his 50s, who has been in a medi-hotel since his arrival from overseas. This case is considered a historical infection however it has been added to our case numbers as it has not been counted overseas.

A man in his 80s and a woman in her 80s remain in the Royal Adelaide Hospital in a stable condition.

All exposure locations and associated health advice relating to the Modbury Cluster can be found at: www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.

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

Modbury cluster cases

  • 1 new case today
  • 19 total cases

South Australia COVID-19 total cases

  • 2 new cases today
  • 2 people currently in hospital
  • 26 active COVID-19 cases
    • 7 overseas acquired
    • 18 close contacts
    • 1 interstate acquired
  • 857 confirmed cases in total
  • 827 people have recovered from COVID-19
  • 4 COVID-19 related deaths
  • 17,260 tests yesterday
  • 1,839,601 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

  • 805,033 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.