Illawarra Newsroom

Illawarra Shoalhaven COVID-19 cases very low

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The Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District has recorded one COVID-19 case in the 24 hours to 8pm last night.

  • The case is from the 2515 postcode in the Wollongong Local Government Area and is linked to a known case.

There have been 2,487 local cases of COVID-19 in the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District since June.

As at 8pm Sunday 15 November, there were seven patients being treated in hospital as a result of COVID-19.

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NSW recorded 165 new cases of COVID-19 in the 24 hours to 8pm last night.

Two cases have been excluded following further investigation, bringing the total number of cases in NSW since the beginning of the pandemic to 78,367.

To 11:59pm on Saturday 13 November 2021 across NSW, 94.2 per cent of people aged 16 and over had received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 91.1 per cent were fully vaccinated.

In the 12-15 year old age group, 80.6 per cent have had their first dose, and 73.4 per cent are fully vaccinated.

The total number of vaccines administered in NSW is now 12,688,309.

Image: Wave FM, NSW Health Facebook