Canberra lockdown – update 7 October
Canberra COVID-19 case numbers
There have been 41 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in the ACT to 8pm yesterday.
Of these cases, 14 are linked to known cases or ongoing clusters, with 24 under early investigation. 7 of the 41 cases were in quarantine during their infectious period, at least 5 spent some time in the community during their infectious period and the rest are under investigation.
15 patients are currently in hospital, with 7 in intensive care - 6 are requiring ventilation support.
Canberra exposure locations
We have 412 active exposure locations listed. Please keep an eye on the website.
Canberra COVID-19 testing
More than 3,500 tests were conducted in the 24 hours to 9am today at ACT Government and Capital Pathology sites.