COVID-19 update 22 November 2020
22 November 2020
There has been one new case of COVID-19 today. There have now been a total of 555 cases reported in South Australia.
Today’s case is a female in her 20’s and is an overseas traveller. She has been in quarantine in a medi-hotel since her arrival and returned a positive result when she became symptomatic around day 10.
A number of statewide restrictions have now been lifted. More information is available at
There are various health alerts currently in place for a number of other locations. More details and advice can be found at www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/covidcontacttracing.
(as of 23:59, 21 November 2020)
|New cases linked to cluster||0|
|Total cases linked to cluster||26|
|Cases in hospital||1|
|Approximate number of contacts in quarantine||4,000|
|Total new cases today||1|
|Total number currently in hospital||1|
|Total cases to date||555|
|Tests carried out yesterday||16,929|
|Total tests to date||667,592|
|Locally acquired (contact unknown)||0|
|Under investigation (in quarantine)||0|
All South Australians who have symptoms of COVID-19, no matter how mild, are asked to come forward to get tested as soon as symptoms appear.
People experiencing any of the following symptoms should be tested for COVID-19:
- Fever or chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
- An acute respiratory infection e.g. symptoms of cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
- Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste