Live updates from post lockdown Canberra: latest news on COVID in the ACT

By Lanie Tindale
Updated October 20 2021 - 6:18am, first published October 19 2021 - 9:30pm

There have been 24 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in the ACT in the 24 hours to 8pm Tuesday. This brings the total number of cases for this outbreak to 1,512. Of these cases, 17 are linked to known cases or ongoing clusters.



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