COVID19 CASE UPDATE 21 AUGUST
There were 825 new local cases in NSW
32 people are currently being cared for in hospital. 0 are in ICU.
1 new case in the Hunter New England area, which takes the total number of cases in the current outbreak to 154.
1 is from the Newcastle LGA
0 were infectious in the community
The locally acquired case is linked to previously reported cases and is not associated with the aged care cluster or disability care workers.
We had a total of 28,794 tests carried out in Maitland. We need more people to get tested please!
To view the case location map for NSW visit https://bit.ly/NSW_CaseLocations.
Please stay home and only leave if it is absolutely necessary.