27/03/2021

There have been 3 new cases of COVID-19 today. There have been a total of 648 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s cases are a man in his 30s, a woman in her 30s, and a man in his 40s. All three cases have recently returned from overseas and have been in a medi-hotel since their arrival.

Anyone who has visited Brisbane City Council or Moreton Bay Region Local Government Area since 20 March should get tested immediately and isolate until they receive a negative result.

You should also get tested again on day five and day 13. There is no need to self-isolate after receiving a negative COVID-19 result in the first test unless you have symptoms.

For the latest updates and testing requirements visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/covidcontacttracing.

South Australia COVID-19 update

  • 3 new cases today
  • 14 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
  • 648 confirmed cases in total
  • 630 people have recovered from COVID-19
  • 4 COVID-19 related deaths
  • 2,367 tests yesterday
  • 1,161,382 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 | sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019

SA Health-administered vaccination update

  • 1,440 vaccines administered yesterday
  • 22,272 total vaccines administered to date

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.