As of last Friday, 28 May, NSW had recorded no new locally acquired cases of COVID-19. Three new cases were acquired overseas in the same period, bringing the total number of cases in NSW since the beginning of the pandemic to 5,390. There were 17,593 tests reported on Friday, compared with the previous day’s total of 15,379.
NSW Health administered its highest-ever number of vaccines in one day, giving 13,588 COVID-19 vaccines in the 24 hours to 8pm last Friday including 5,163 at the vaccination centre at Sydney Olympic Park.
The total number of vaccines administered in NSW is currently 1,212,273, with 397,644 doses administered by NSW Health and 814,629 administered by Commonwealth Government providers, including GPs.
NSW Health vaccination clinics and participating general practices across the state are open for COVID-19 vaccination bookings. If you are eligible in Phase 1a, Phase 1b or aged 50 years or older you can book an appointment now.
To check your eligibility and to book an appointment at a location near you, visit the Australian Government eligibility checker here. More locations are being added regularly so check back to find a clinic near you.
If you are aged 40-49 years and not currently eligible as part of Phase 1a or 1b you can register your interest here to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. You will be contacted when appointments become available in your area.