Coronavirus Update 3 April 2020

3 April 2020
Dr Scott McKeown, Acting Director of Public Health, Public Health Services

Coronavirus update

Since 6pm last night, Tasmania has confirmed six cases of coronavirus.

This brings the State’s tally to 80.

Five of the cases are women, one is a man. Two are from Southern Tasmania, two are from Northern Tasmania, and two are from the North West. Two are aged in their 20s, one is in their 30s, one is in their 50s, one is in their 60s and one is in their 70s.

Further information about the cases will be released later.

The situation with coronavirus is changing regularly. People can stay up to date by visiting the Department of Health coronavirus website www.coronavirus.tas.gov.au or the Australian Government Department of Health website at www.health.gov.au.