COVID-19 Update 31 May 2020

31 May 2020

There have been no new cases of COVID-19 today. There have been a total of 440 cases reported in South Australia.

There is one active case of COVID-19 in SA and 435 people have been cleared of COVID-19. Twenty-five people are being contacted daily for symptom checks.

There have been four reported deaths in SA from COVID-19. SA Pathology has undertaken more than 100,000 tests for COVID-19 so far.

Everyone must continue to follow measures that will help stop the spread. Practice good hygiene, keep 1.5 metres distance from others and stay at home if you are unwell.

People experiencing any of the following 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 the alteration in the sense of taste

Step 1 of the SA roadmap for easing COVID-19 restrictions is underway.
Visit to view the updated roadmap and Frequently Asked Questions.

Step 2 easing of restrictions has been brought forward to Monday 1 June and new maximum limits on people have been set.

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

Keep up the good work SA and let’s not undo all the good.