Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) statistics

An additional six cases of COVID-19 have been diagnosed overnight bringing the total number of confirmed cases in NSW to 34.

​CasesCount​
​Confirmed ​34
​Under investigation​545
​Tested and excluded​6,217
​Total​6,796

These figures refer to people who are in NSW and have been investigated for or have been diagnosed with novel coronavirus (COVID -19).

The new cases include:

  • A male in his 50s, who is a close contact of a previously confirmed case.
  • A male in his 40s, who is a family member of a previously confirmed case.
  • A female in her 40s, a family member of a previously confirmed case.
  • A female in her 40s, a close contact of a previously confirmed case.
  • A male in his 20s, a close contact of a previously confirmed case.
  • A male in his 70s, who returned from Italy and who exhibited symptoms a day after returning. NSW Health is contacting flight passengers on flight number QR908 which left Doha on 1 March.

Sydney Airport

Screening continues at Sydney International Airport. As at midnight 7 March, total of 23,814 passengers have been assessed, and a total of 77 were sent for testing.

NB: We will not be disclosing the hospital locations of patients under investigation for privacy reasons.​

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