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Eight Confirmed Covid-19 Cases In Southland

Mar 29, 2020
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There are now 70 cases of Covid-19 in the Southern DHB area, which includes Oamaru, Queenstown Otago and Southland.

Eleven new Southern DHB COVID-19 cases were announced today. The total number of Southern cases is now 70. This includes 69 confirmed cases and one probable case, as of late yesterday. One Southern case is in Dunedin Hospital in a designated COVID-19 ward.

The Southern DHB has (70) the highest cases per head of population compared to other regions. Queenstown with (22) and Dunedin (24) make up over half of the confirmed/probable cases. There are now 8 cases in Southland region Clutha (1), Gore (1) Southland (1 ) and Invercargill (5). (see the chart below)

Anyone who has developed symptoms suggestive of COVID-19, such as cough, fever or difficult breathing, should contact Healthline 0800 358 5453 or their family GP as they may need testing.

Again, we call upon the community to provide support to and respect the privacy of the affected people, and we thank everyone who for cooperating with requests to self-isolate.

Southern DHB continues to remind the public that the best way they can help with the COVID-19 response is to:

  • Keep two metres physical distance from others
  • Stay home to avoid exposure to illness
  • Practice good personal hygiene and cleaning practices

Going by the Southern DHB website there are now 8 cases in Southland region Clutha (1), Gore (1) Southland (1 ) and Invercargill (5).

Here is the list of all cases as at 29th March in the Southland region. (in bold)
Source: Southern DHB

SDHB COVID-19 cases
Status Report Date Sex Age Group Location
Confirmed 13/03/2020 Female 30 to 39 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 17/03/2020 Male 40 to 49 Dunedin
Probable 17/03/2020 Female 50 to 59 Dunedin
Confirmed 17/03/2020 Male 15 to 19 Dunedin
Confirmed 18/03/2020 Male 40 to 49 Invercargill
Confirmed 18/03/2020 Male 60 to 69 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 19/03/2020 Female 30 to 39 Dunedin
Confirmed 20/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 20/03/2020 Male 40 to 49 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 22/03/2020 Female 20 to 29 Dunedin
Confirmed 22/03/2020 Female 50 to 59 Central Otago
Confirmed 23/03/2020 Male 15 to 19 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 23/03/2020 Female 30 to 39 Dunedin
Confirmed 23/03/2020 Female 50 to 59 Gore
Confirmed 24/03/2020 Female 30 to 39 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 23/03/2020 Male 30 to 39 Invercargill
Confirmed 24/03/2020 Male 60 to 69 Dunedin
Confirmed 24/03/2020 Male 30 to 39 Dunedin
Confirmed 24/03/2020 Male 40 to 49 Dunedin
Confirmed 24/03/2020 Female 20 to 29 Clutha
Confirmed 24/03/2020 Female 20 to 29 Dunedin
Confirmed 24/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Male 60 to 69 Southland
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Dunedin
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Female 40 to 49 Dunedin
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Female 30 to 39 Dunedin
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Male 60 to 69 Central Otago
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Central Otago
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Male 50 to 59 Invercargill
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Female 30 to 39 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 25/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Dunedin
Confirmed 26/03/2020 Male 50 to 59 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 26/03/2020 Female 60 to 69 Invercargill
Confirmed 26/03/2020 Male 50 to 59 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 26/03/2020 Female 70+ Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 26/03/2020 Male 70+ Queenstown Lakes
  Confirmed 26/03/2020 Female 40 to 49 Invercargill
Confirmed 26/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Dunedin
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 50 to 59 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 50 to 59 Dunedin
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Female 60 to 69 Waimate
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 30 to 39 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Female 60 to 69 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Female 20 to 29 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 40 to 49 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Female 20 to 29 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 50 to 59 Dunedin
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Female 50 to 59 Queenstown Lakes
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Female 50 to 59 Dunedin
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 20 to 29 Dunedin
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Male 50 to 59 Dunedin
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Female 50 to 59 Dunedin
Confirmed 27/03/2020 Female 50 to 59 Dunedin
Confirmed 28/03/2020 Female 30 to 39 Dunedin
Confirmed 28/03/2020 Female 50 to 59 Dunedin

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