COVID-19 update 6 October 2023

06 October 2023

COVID Cases in SA

There have been 645 new cases of COVID-19 reported in South Australia in the past week.

As of 11:59pm Tuesday 3 October, there were 27 people with COVID-19 in hospital.

There were no new COVID-19 deaths notified to the Department for Health and Wellbeing. Please note, Births, Deaths and Marriages data is currently received on a monthly basis.

Total case breakdown

  This week Previous week
New cases 645 736
Total cases 934,438 933,777
Total deaths 1,620 1,620

COVID testing

In the past week, 4,612 people received a PCR test in South Australia, a six per cent increase on the previous week.

Vaccination update

Data is available from Vaccination numbers and statistics.

COVID testing sites

South Australians can access a PCR with and without a GP referral at SA Pathology sites across the state.

Free Rapid Antigen Tests (RATs) continue to be available for eligible people through local councils and community groups.

For locations and more information, visit