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Shoalhaven begins 2022 with record COVID-19 cases

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The Shoalhaven is entering 2022 with a record COVID-19 case numbers as infections skyrocket across NSW.

For the 24 hour period to 8pm last night, there were 821 new COVID-19 cases recorded for the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District.

  • 498 cases from the Wollongong Local Government Area.
  • 108 cases from Shellharbour.
  • 175 cases from the Shoalhaven.
  • 40 cases from Kiama the LGA.

The Shoalhaven cases are reported from postcodes;

  • 2535 – 31
  • 2538 – 14
  • 2539 – 64 
  • 2540 – 34 
  • 2541 – 32

There have been 5279 total community acquired COVID-19 cases reported since 16 June 2021.

As at 8 pm December 30, there were 14 patients in hospital in the District as a result of COVID-19.

 

 

 

 

 

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