The latest COVID-19 case numbers from around the states and territories

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Here’s a quick wrap of each Australian jurisdiction’s latest COVID-19 numbers for Sunday, August 28.

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

This list will be updated throughout the day, so if you do not see your state or territory, check back later. 

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

Queensland

Queensland health authorities are aware of 14,081 active COVID cases across the state, with 1,125 positive tests reported in the past day.

Death numbers are not reported on Sunday or Monday and 288 people are being treated in hospital for the virus.

New South Wales 

Another five people in New South Wales have died with COVID-19 in the latest reporting period.

The state has recorded 4,160 new cases and there are 1,821 people in hospital.

Australian Capital Territory

Health authorities in Canberra have confirmed another 175 positive COVID cases, bringing the number of known active cases to 1,394.

Three people are in ICU with the virus and 104 are hospitalised in total.

Western Australia

Western Australia recorded 1,055 new COVID cases in the 24 hours to 6pm yesterday.

Six people are in intensive care and 228 are hospitalised with COVID-19 in total.

One person died in the latest reporting period. 

Victoria

There have been nine deaths recorded in Victoria in the latest reporting period.

There are 372 people hospitalised with COVID-19, with 23 in intensive care and six requiring ventilation.

The state recorded 2,099 new cases.

Northern Territory

There are 14 people in hospital with COVID-19 in the NT.

The territory reported 63 new cases on Sunday and no new deaths.

Tasmania

The state has reported 178 new cases and no new deaths.

There are 30 people in hospital with COVID-19, including one in ICU.

South Australia

The state has reported 439 new cases of COVID-19 and no new deaths.

There are 153 cases in hospital, with seven people in ICU.

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