30/12/2020

There have been three new cases of COVID-19 today, all reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 575 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s cases are a man in his 30s, a man in his 50s, and a child who have all recently returned from overseas and returned positive results on their day one test. They have been in a medi-hotel since their arrival.

There are now eight active cases in SA and 563 people have been cleared of COVID-19.

Case Breakdown

Total new cases today

3

Total number currently in hospital

2

Total cases to date

575

Recovered cases

563

Deaths

4

Tests carried out yesterday

4,929

Active Cases

Active cases

8

Overseas acquired

8

Close contact

0

Locally acquired (contact unknown)

0

Interstate acquired

0

Under investigation (in quarantine)

0

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.

For more information: SA COVID-19 Information Line 1800 253 787 | sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019