Covid update - Thursday
1st October 2020
?? COVID UPDATE - THURSDAY, October 1
?? GOOD NEWS again: no community transmission anywhere in NSW for the sixth day in a row!
?? Just two new cases reported statewide over the past 24 hours. Both are returned travellers already in hotel quarantine. (The graphic below says three new cases in total because NSW Health have added an older unreported case in hotel quarantine).
?? The Hunter-New England region has now gone 55 days without a new case being diagnosed.
?? There were 15 new cases reported in Victoria over the past 24 hours and 2 more deaths. No new cases in QLD or WA.
?? Australia's death toll stands at 888, with the NSW toll still at 55 and Victoria's sadly hitting 800.
?? The number of active cases in NSW is 59 (down 3). There are 289 (down 16) active cases in Victoria and 4 in Queensland (down 1). There are also 22 active cases in WA.
?? 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.