As at 8.00 am Monday 27 April 2020: The total number of identified COVID-19 positive patients in the Murrumbidgee Local Health District is currently 45. 3,526 people have been tested for COVID-19 in MLHD. There are 39 recovered cases, and currently no hospitalisations.


The suspected case identified yesterday, a resident in his sixties being treated in Wagga Wagga Base Hospital, initially returned a test result with reading at low level. Further confirmatory testing has confirmed a negative result. 


Anyone who believes they may have contracted the COVID-19 virus should call the Murrumbidgee COVID-19 Hotline on 1800 831 099 (open every day from 7am – 9pm) for a confidential over the phone assessment.