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18 September 2021

Canberra lockdown – update 18 September

Canberra COVID-19 case numbers

There have been 15 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in the ACT to 8pm yesterday. 

Of these cases, 7 are linked to known cases or ongoing clusters, with 8 under investigation. 2 of the 15 cases were in quarantine during their infectious period, 7 spent some time in the community during their infectious period and 6 are still being assessed.

There are 8 patients in ACT hospitals, including 1 receiving intensive care support requiring ventilation.

There are 237 active cases in the ACT. 364 people have recovered from COVID-19 during this outbreak.

Canberra exposure locations 

We have 311 active exposure locations listed. Please keep an eye on the website.

Canberra COVID-19 testing 

A total of 2,173 negative tests were returned in the 24 hours to 8pm last night.