Covid update - Tuesday
15th September 2020
?? COVID UPDATE - TUESDAY
?? No new cases in the Hunter-New England region over the past 24 hours - that's 39 consecutive days.
?? There are ZERO active cases currently in the Hunter-New England region.
?? There were 7 new cases reported statewide over the past 24 hours. Of those, three are returned overseas travellers in quarantine, one is a returned traveller from Victoria in hotel quarantine. Two are linked to a known Sydney cluster, and the final case is still under investigation.
?? A further 42 new cases have been reported in Victoria over the past 24 hours but for the first time in several months, no new deaths. One new case in QLD over the same period.
?? Australia's death toll remains at 816, with the NSW toll still at 54 and Victoria's remaining steady at 729. There hasn't been a Covid-related death in NSW since August 16.
?? The number of active cases in NSW is 149. There are 1040 active cases in Victoria and 31 active in Queensland.
?? Please continue to stay safe, vigilant, maintain the social distancing, and wear a mask if you have to visit places where social distancing is difficult.
?? If you notice any symptoms, please self-isolate and get tested as soon as possible.