There are three new cases of COVID-19 today. There have been a total of 914 cases notified in South Australia.
The first case is a woman in her 30s who arrived from overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since her arrival. The second case, who was announced late yesterday, is a man in his 40s who is the co-driver of the truck driver reported on Saturday.
The third case is a woman in her 30s, who is a miner and fly-in-fly-out worker. She arrived at Adelaide Airport from Melbourne last night on flight JQ778 and was tested at the airport before going to a medi-hotel to isolate. She will be transferred to Tom’s Court today. The three public exposure sites identified so far include:
- TIER 1 Exposure Site: Jetstar Flight JQ778 (Passengers and Crew) Melbourne Victoria to Adelaide SA
Sunday 10 October 2021 4pm to 5:50pm
- TIER 4 Exposure Site: Adelaide Airport, 1 James Schofield Drive, Adelaide Airport SA 5950
Sunday 10 October 2021 approximately 5:30pm to 6:20pm (exact time TBC)
- TIER 1 Exposure Site: Quest King William South (Reception Only), 379 King William Street, Adelaide SA 5000
Sunday 10 October 2021 6:15pm to 7pm
For more information and advice visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.
South Australia COVID-19 total cases
- 3 new cases today
- 0 people currently in hospital
- 9 active COVID-19 cases
- 2 overseas acquired
- 7 interstate acquired
- 914 confirmed cases in total
- 901 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 4,533 tests yesterday
- 2,309,344 tests in total
All South Australians who have symptoms of COVID-19 should get tested on the day symptoms appear. Symptoms include:
- Fever or chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
- An acute respiratory infection eg, cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
- Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste
- Diarrhoea and vomiting.
South Australian vaccination update
- 1,868,871 total vaccines administered in South Australia
- 72.9% first dose vaccinated
- 55% second dose vaccinated
South Australians can check their eligibility and locate a vaccination provider by using the Commonwealth Government vaccine eligibility checker.
For more information visit www.covidvaccine.sa.gov.au.