Illawarra Newsroom

COVID-19 cases remain low for the Illawarra Shoalhaven

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

One of the new cases is from the 2530 postcode in Wollongong Local Government Area, investigations are ongoing.

The other resides in Shellharbour Local Government Area postcode of 2527 and is linked to a known case.

There have been 2,519 cases of COVID-19 in the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District since June, there are currently five people being treated in hospital as a result of COVID-19.

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NSW recorded 276 new cases of COVID-19 in the 24 hours to 8pm last night.

Three cases have been excluded following further investigation, bringing the total number of cases in NSW since the beginning of the pandemic to 80,492.

There are currently 191 COVID-19 cases admitted to hospital, with 31 people in intensive care, 10 of whom require ventilation.

There were 74,926 COVID-19 tests reported to 8pm last night, compared with the previous day’s total of 80,317.

Across NSW, 94.4 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 92.1 per cent are fully vaccinated.

Of the people aged 12 to 15, 81.1 per cent have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 75.9 per cent are fully vaccinated.

The total number of vaccines administered in NSW is now 12,814,111.

Image: Wave FM, NSW Health Facebook