Covid update - Tuesday
6th October 2020
?? COVID UPDATE - Tuesday October 6
?? NO community transmission anywhere in NSW for the 11th consecutive day. ??????
?? There were 11 new cases reported statewide over the past 24 hours, but all are returned travellers (overseas and domestic) in hotel quarantine.
?? While that's good news, testing rates throughout the State are down. Please, if you have any symptoms, please self-isolate and get tested as soon as possible.
?? The Hunter-New England region has now gone 60 days without a new case being diagnosed.
?? There were 15 new cases reported in Victoria over the past 24 hours and one death. No new cases in QLD or WA.
?? Australia's death toll stands at 895, with the NSW toll still at 55 and Victoria's at 807.
?? The number of active cases in NSW is 36 (down 3). There are 227 active cases in Victoria with 7 in Queensland and 16 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.