05/01/2021

There have been no new cases of COVID-19 today. Further investigations have determined two overseas acquired cases reported yesterday are old infections and have been removed from our case numbers. There have been a total of 581 cases notified in South Australia.


In light of recent cases in Victoria, people travelling in or out of Victoria should monitor the Victorian DHHS website for the latest updates and get tested immediately if they develop any symptoms, no matter how mild.

South Australian COVID-19 cases

  • 0 new cases today
  • 10 Active cases
  • 0 people in hospital
  • 581 cases in total
  • 567 recovered cases
  • 4 deaths
  • 5,877 tests carried out yesterday
  • 857,272 test 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.

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