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23 September 2021

Canberra lockdown – update 23 September

Canberra COVID-19 case numbers

There have been 16 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in the ACT to 8pm yesterday. 

Of these cases, 7 are linked to known cases or ongoing clusters and 9 remain under early investigation. None of the 16 cases were in quarantine during their infectious period, at least 11 spent some time in the community during their infectious period and 5 are under investigation.

12 cases are currently in hospital (including 2 from NSW), with 2 in intensive care and requiring ventilation.

Canberra exposure locations 

We have 453 active exposure locations listed. Please keep an eye on the website.

Canberra COVID-19 testing 

A total of 2,675 tests were conducted in the 24 hours to 9am today at ACT Government and Capital Pathology sites.