Canberra lockdown – update 5 October
Canberra COVID-19 case numbers
There have been 33 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in the ACT to 8pm yesterday.
Of these cases, 28 are linked to known cases or ongoing clusters, with 5 under early investigation. 6 of the 33 cases were in quarantine during their infectious period, at least 14 spent some time in the community during their infectious period and 13 are under investigation.
14 patients are currently in hospital, with 5 in intensive care - 3 are requiring ventilation support.
Canberra exposure locations
We have 401 active exposure locations listed. Please keep an eye on the website.
Canberra COVID-19 testing
More than 2,500 negative tests recorded in the 24 hours to 9am today at ACT Government and Capital Pathology sites.