Australia Corona Virus News

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

Source: ABCnew

Here’s a quick wrap of each Australian jurisdiction’s latest COVID-19 statistics today — Thursday, May 12.

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

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

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There have been another 15 COVID-19 deaths in Victoria.

There are 545 cases in hospital, with 29 of those patients in intensive care, with eight of them requiring ventilation.

There were 14,333 new cases reported today. 

New South Wales

The state has recorded 23 more COVID-19 deaths. 

There are 1,403 cases in hospital, 56 of whom are in intensive care. 

There were 12,600 new cases reported today in New South Wales.


A woman in her 90s has become the 61st Tasmanian to die with COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic.

There have been 1,058 new cases reported in the state.

There are 42 people in hospital with the virus, 19 of whom are being treated specifically for COVID-19 symptoms. One person is in ICU.