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 www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/covidcontacttracing.

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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