Covid update - Sunday
31st January 2021
COVID UPDATE - Sunday January 31
No new cases of community transmission anywhere in NSW or Australia for the 14th consecutive day. As you may have heard, that’s the longest stretch in Australia since the pandemic began last March.
The Hunter-New England region has now gone 177 days without a locally-acquired case.
There were 3 new cases among the returned overseas travellers in hotel quarantine over the past 24 hours.
The number of active cases in NSW is just 22. Victoria has 20, just 6 in QLD, 15 in WA and 5 in the NT. South Australia, Tasmania and the ACT all have zero active cases.
Australia's death toll remains at 909 with 56 in NSW and 820 in Victoria.
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.
Don't forget, if you have any symptoms, however minor, please self-isolate and get tested immediately