South Australia coronovirus update as at 2 May 2021

There have been two new cases of COVID-19 today, both reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 727 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s cases include a man in his 40s and a woman in her forties, who both acquired their infections overseas and have been in medi-hotels since their arrival. Two people remain in hospital in a stable condition.

A number of COVID-19 exposure sites have been identified in Western Australia. For more updates and testing requirements, and to check if you have visited any of the Western Australian exposure sites, visit

Case breakdown

  • Total new cases today – 2
  • Total number currently in hospital – 2
  • Total cases to date – 727
  • Recovered cases – 690
  • Deaths – 4
  • Tests carried out yesterday – 3,372
  • Total tests to date – 1,275,190

Active cases

  • Active cases – 33
  • Overseas acquired – 33
  • Close contact – 0
  • Locally acquired (contact unknown) – 0
  • Interstate acquired – 0

Vaccination update

  • Total vaccinations administered to date – 166,950*

* Figure includes both Commonwealth and SA Health administered vaccines.

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