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Daily Update

Daily Update

DHHS August 11 Daily Update

Coronavirus update for Victoria

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Victoria has recorded 331 new cases of coronavirus since yesterday, with the total number of cases now at 15,251.

The overall total has increased by 294 due to 37 cases being reclassified – largely due to duplication.

Within Victoria, 91 of the new cases are linked to outbreaks or complex cases and 240 are under investigation.

There have been 19 new deaths from COVID-19 reported since yesterday: one woman in her 50s, one man in his 70s, six women and four men in their 80s and four women and three men in their 90s.

The overall deaths from coronavirus in Victoria stand at 246 - this is an increase of 18 since yesterday, with one death reported yesterday removed due to duplication.

14 of the 19 new deaths are linked to known outbreaks in aged care facilities. To date, 246 people have died from coronavirus in Victoria.

In Victoria at the current time:

• 2903 cases may indicate community transmission

• 7880 cases are currently active in Victoria

• 650 cases of coronavirus are in hospital, including 43 in intensive care

• 6889 people have recovered from the virus

• More than 1,854,688 tests have been processed – an increase of approximately 34,090 since yesterday

Of the total cases:

• 13,990 cases are from metropolitan Melbourne, while 932 are from regional Victoria

• Total cases include 7395 men and 7800 women

• Total number of healthcare workers:1885, active cases: 1097

• There are 1838 active cases relating to aged care facilities

Active aged care outbreaks with the highest cumulative case numbers are as follows:

• 193 cases have been linked to Epping Gardens Aged Care in Epping

• 174 cases have been linked to St Basil’s Homes for the Aged in Fawkner

• 147 cases have been linked to Estia Aged Care Facility in Ardeer

• 127 cases have been linked to Kirkbrae Presbyterian Homes in Kilsyth

• 107 cases have been linked to BaptCare Wyndham Lodge Community in Werribee

• 106 cases have been linked to Outlook Gardens Aged Care Facility in Dandenong North

• 97 cases have been linked to Estia Aged Care Facility in Heidelberg

• 88 cases have been linked to Arcare Aged Care Facility in Craigieburn

• 79 cases have been linked to Aurrum Aged Care in Plenty

• 79 cases have been linked to Glendale Aged Care Facility in Werribee

Cases currently linked to key outbreaks are as follows:

• 201 cases have been linked to Bertocchi Smallgoods in Thomastown

• 138 cases have been linked to JBS Brooklyn

• 120 cases have been linked to Melbourne Health Royal Park Campus

• 59 cases have been linked to the Woolworths Distribution Centre in Mulgrave

• 58 cases have been linked to the Linfox warehouse in Truganina

• 39 cases have been linked to Catholic Regional College in Sydenham

• 32 cases have been linked to Inghams in Thomastown

• 28 cases have been linked to Diamond Valley Pork in Laverton North

• 26 cases have been linked to Multiplex Premier tower

• 20 cases have been linked to Hazeldene’s Chicken Farm in Bendigo

• 16 cases have been linked to St Joseph’s Primary School in Bendigo

The department is also investigating an outbreak at Poultry Place in Laverton. More information will be available in coming days as these investigations continue.

As public health work is undertaken throughout the day, outbreak totals are likely to change as the public health team identify links between cases and identified outbreaks. Organisation based outbreaks totals include contacts as well as employees/residents/staff/students of that location/business.

Media enquiries: Department of Health & Human Services Media Unit (03) 9096 8860 or press@dhhs.vic.gov.au

Cases by Local Government Area

Please find the latest COVID-19 notifications by local government areas below Note: Residential location is the residential address provided when the case is notified.

This is not where they were infected and may not be where the case currently resides.

Numbers are correct as of 11.59pm last night but are subject to change as cases are followed up and data is analysed. This can include changes to residential addresses following case interviews.

• The last column shows the number of current active cases in an LGA. Active cases are defined as someone who has tested positive, is currently in isolation and being monitored by the Department and who has not yet recovered.

Confirmed cases by LGA 11/08/2020 LGA Confirmed cases

(ever)

Active cases (current)

WYNDHAM 1646 915

BRIMBANK 1535 883

HUME 1296 583

WHITTLESEA 934 545

MELTON 816 489

MORELAND 808 411

CASEY 663 344

MELBOURNE 770 313

MARIBYRNONG 460 271

DAREBIN 457 262

MOONEE VALLEY 659 242

GREATER DANDENONG 313 201

GREATER GEELONG 284 180

YARRA 374 165

HOBSONS BAY 290 157

YARRA RANGES 210 137

BANYULE 394 130

KINGSTON 194 118

BAYSIDE 166 110

MONASH 207 89

CARDINIA 136 85

COLAC OTWAY 108 85

PORT PHILLIP 182 77

WHITEHORSE 161 74

STONNINGTON 229 71

FRANKSTON 140 70

MANNINGHAM 150 68

BOROONDARA 208 67

GLEN EIRA 159 67

KNOX 123 66

NILLUMBIK 117 65

GREATER BENDIGO 72 54

MAROONDAH 85 40

MITCHELL 66 36

MORNINGTON PENINSULA 108 31

MACEDON RANGES 47 27

LATROBE 37 24

BALLARAT 43 20

INTERSTATE 94 13

GLENELG 23 12

GREATER SHEPPARTON 29 12

GOLDEN PLAINS 20 11

MOORABOOL 24 11

SURF COAST 16 6

BAW BAW 12 5

MANSFIELD 9 5

HORSHAM 11 4

SOUTH GIPPSLAND 12 4

BASS COAST 10 3

MOUNT ALEXANDER 10 3

EAST GIPPSLAND 3 2

PYRENEES 2 2

WEST WIMMERA 3 2

ARARAT 6 1

CAMPASPE 6 1

CENTRAL GOLDFIELDS 2 1

INDIGO 1 1

LODDON 5 1

MILDURA 6 1

MOYNE 2 1

NORTHERN GRAMPIANS 4 1

OVERSEAS 6 1

SWAN HILL 6 1

WODONGA 2 1

ALPINE 1 0

BENALLA 3 0

BULOKE 0 0

CORANGAMITE 1 0

Total 15251 7880

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