Illawarra Newsroom

Illawarra Shoalhaven COVID19 case numbers rise

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The Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District has upgraded the number of confirmed COVID19 cases for the area.

As of this morning, there were 122 confirmed cases for the health district, up from 117 on Friday - the five new cases are returned travellers and are in hotel quarantine. There have been 114 recoveries, while over 34,900 tests have been done.

NSW Health is urging anyone feeling unwell – even with the mildest of symptoms such as a runny nose or scratchy throat – to isolate from others and get tested.

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