NSW recorded no new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 in the 24 hours to 8pm last night.
Six new overseas-acquired cases were recorded in the same period, bringing the total number of cases in NSW since the beginning of the pandemic to 5,430.
There were 9,479 tests reported to 8pm last night, compared with the previous day’s total of 17,187.
In the week ending Sunday 13 June, NSW Health administered 85,870 vaccines. This is the highest number of vaccines administered by NSW Health in a week and includes 32,676 vaccines administered at the Sydney Olympic Park vaccination centre.
The total number of vaccines administered in NSW is now 1,705,106 with 585,595 doses administered by NSW Health to 8pm last night and 1,119,511 administered by the GP network and other providers to 11.59pm on Saturday 12 June.
|Confirmed cases (including interstate residents in NSW health care facilities)||5,430|
|Deaths (in NSW from confirmed cases)||56|
|Total tests carried out||6,313,848|
|Total vaccinations administered in NSW||1,705,106|
NSW Health would like to thank the communities of Coonabarabran, Dubbo, Forbes and Moree for their excellent response to calls for increased testing after two cases of COVID-19 travelled through regional NSW while potentially infectious.
For the six-day period from Sunday 6 June to Friday 12 June, compared with the previous week (Sunday 30 May to Saturday 5 June), there were significant increases in the number of people presenting for testing at Dubbo (359 to 1,906), Moree (58 to 1,337), Forbes (47 to 544) and Coonabarabran (25 to 116).
NSW Health continues to urge anyone who resides or works in, or has visited Gillenbah, Forbes, Dubbo, Coonabarabran and Moree since 1 June to be especially vigilant for the onset of even the mildest of cold-like symptoms, and to get tested immediately and isolate should they occur.
To support increased testing for these areas this long weekend, NSW Health is providing the following pop-up testing clinics:
- Dubbo Showground, Wingewarra Street, 8am to 5pm
- Forbes Showground, Show Street, 8am to 4pm
Operating hours have also been extended at the following existing clinics:
- Moree District Hospital, Community Health, Picone Building, 35 Alice Street, Moree, 8am 6pm
- Parkes Hospital drive-through clinic, 2 Morrisey Way, Parkes, 1pm to 3.30pm
- Coonabarabran Hospital, 101 Edwards Street, Coonabarabran, 12pm to 3.30pm
We also remind people to check the NSW Health website regularly for the full list of venues of concern associated with these cases, as the health advice for some of these venues has been updated.
NSW Health is continuing to investigate the recent movements of the COVID cases in regional NSW, and has identified 603 close and casual contacts as part of its ongoing investigations.
There are more than 300 COVID-19 testing locations across NSW. To find your nearest clinic, visit COVID-19 clinics or contact your GP.
NSW Health is treating 26 COVID-19 cases, none of whom are in intensive care. Most cases (96 per cent) are being treated in non-acute, out-of-hospital care, including returned travellers in the Special Health Accommodation.
Likely source of confirmed COVID-19 cases in NSW
|Likely source of infection||Cases past 24 hours*||Cases past 7 days**||All cases|
|Locally acquired – linked to known case or cluster||0||0||1,644|
|Locally acquired – no links to known case or cluster||0||0||451|
|Locally acquired – investigation ongoing||0||0||0|
|Under initial investigation||0||0||0|
Note: Case counts reported for a particular day may vary over time due to ongoing investigations and case review.
*notified from 8pm 12 June 2021 to 8pm 13 June 2021
**from 8pm 4 June 2021 to 8pm 13 June 2021
COVID-19 vaccination update
|COVID-19 vaccination doses administered in NSW||Doses past 24 hours*||All doses|
|NSW Health – first doses||35,313||404,990|
|NSW Health – second doses||50,557||180,605|
* notified to week ending 13 June 2021
Note: NSW Health’s vaccination clinics generally operate Monday to Friday. Therefore, there may be limited or no vaccines administered on weekend days and public holidays due to planned closures.