03/05/2021

There have been three new cases of COVID-19 today, all reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 730 cases notified in South Australia.

There have been three new cases of COVID-19 today, all reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 730 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s cases include a woman in her 30s, a teenager, and a child, who all acquired their infections overseas, and have been in medi-hotels since their arrival.

South Australia COVID-19 update

  • 3 new cases today
  • 2 people currently in hospital
  • 35 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
  • 730 confirmed cases in total
  • 691 people have recovered from COVID-19
  • 4 COVID-19 related deaths
  • 2,019 tests yesterday
  • 1,277,209 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

  • 167,476 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.