COVID-19 Update 22 April 2020

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

One person has today tested positive for COVID-19. There has now been a total of 438 cases in South Australia.

Today’s case is a person in their 20s.

To date, 388 people have been cleared of COVID-19. There are only 46 active cases in SA.

There have been four reported deaths in SA from COVID-19.

Two people are currently in intensive care at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. A 68-year-old man and a 75-year-old man are both in a critical condition.

SA Pathology has undertaken more than 47,000 tests for COVID-19 so far.

Until 30 April, any South Australian who has a fever or respiratory symptoms consistent with COVID-19, no matter how mild, is encouraged to attend a COVID-19 clinic or their GP, for assessment and testing.

For more information the general public should call SA COVID-19 Information Line on 1800 253 787 or go to