The latest COVID-19 case numbers from all states and territories

Here’s a quick summary of the latest COVID-19 statistics from each Australian jurisdiction for Friday, April 29.

You can get a more detailed, visual overview from ABC’s Charting the Spread story here.

This list is updated throughout the day, so if you don’t see your state or territory, check back later.

You can jump to the COVID-19 information you want to read by clicking below.

Northern Territory

The NT has registered 428 new COVID cases, compared to 564 yesterday.

It brings the number of known active cases across the territory to 2,894.

There are 47 people in hospital with COVID, two of whom are in intensive care.


A man in his 70s has died of COVID in northern Tasmania, bringing the total number of deaths during the pandemic to 50.

1,090 new cases were registered today, down from 1,202 yesterday.

Three people are in ICU and 37 people infected with COVID are hospitalized in total – 16 specifically for the treatment of symptoms.


Victoria has recorded seven COVID deaths today, as well as 11,083 new cases.

There are 428 people hospitalized in the state, 35 in intensive care and five require ventilators.

Known active cases are up from yesterday’s numbers – from 52,031 to 54,150.



The ACT has recorded 1,072 new COVID-19 cases.

There are currently 65 people hospitalized with the virus in Canberra, including three patients in intensive care, but none of them require ventilators.

More than 80 per cent of Canberran children aged five to 11 have received a vaccine dose and 75 per cent of Canberran children aged 16 and over have received their booster.

New South Wales

Seven more people in NSW have died from COVID in the latest reporting period.

The state has registered 11,903 new cases.

There are 1,645 people hospitalized with the virus, down from 1,710 yesterday, and 68 requiring intensive care treatment (also slightly less than Thursday’s figures).



Queensland has registered 4,477 new COVID cases today, but the number of known active cases has fallen by about 3,000 since yesterday to 37,274.

Six people with the virus have died and 492 are in hospital, 11 of whom are in intensive care.

Just under 8,500 PCR tests were performed in the last reporting period.

Western Australia

WA Health has reported 8,117 positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of active infections to 43,433.

There are 233 people in hospital with COVID, four of whom are in the ICU.

Two more deaths have been recorded in the state, including a man over 100 years old, but these have been marked as historic cases first learned yesterday.

The Southwest region has registered more than 500 new infections for the third consecutive day.

South Australia

South Australia has registered 3,924 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of active cases in the state to 24,621.

Three more people have died from the virus, bringing the total death toll in the state to 342.

There are 222 people in hospitals across SA with the virus, including 11 in the ICU. One of them is on the ventilator.

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