Covid update - Tuesday
16th March 2021
COVID UPDATE - Tuesday March 16
The good news is that there has been no new case linked to that of the hotel quarantine worker in Sydney which was reported two days ago. Just the two new cases among the returned overseas travellers.
There has been 37,553 vaccinations in NSW so far, with 168,700 nationally.
The Hunter Region has now gone 222 days without a locally-transmitted case.
NSW currently has 50 active cases (all but one are returned travellers in quarantine).
Australia's death toll remains at 909 with 56 of those in NSW.
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