Canberra lockdown – update 8 September
Canberra COVID-19 case numbers
There have been 20 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in the ACT to 8pm yesterday.
Of these cases, 9 are linked to known cases or ongoing clusters, with 11 under investigation. 7 of the 20 cases were in quarantine during their infectious period, at least 7 spent some time in the community during their infectious period and 6 are under investigation.
There are now 193 cases that have recovered during this outbreak, which means there are 231 active cases associated with this outbreak.
There are 10 patients in ACT hospitals, including 2 now receiving intensive care support.
Canberra exposure locations
We have 354 active exposure locations listed. Please keep an eye on the website.
Canberra COVID-19 testing
Over 3,400 were collected across both ACT Government and Capital Pathology sites.
Record Canberra vaccination day
A total of 4,737 Canberrans were vaccinated yesterday - a record for the ACT. This includes both first and second doses for Canberrans.