NSW has recorded 1599 cases of COVID-19 and eight deaths in the 24 hours to 8pm yesterday.
Of the people who died six were men and two were women. Three people were in their 80s, two in their 70s, one in their 50s, one in their 40s and one in their 30s.
None of the people who died were vaccinated and all had underlying health conditions.
114,536 vaccinations have been administered in the 24 hours to 8pm.
Victoria recorded 450 new cases in the 24 hours to midnight last night.
Just 75 of those cases have been linked to known outbreaks so far, leaving 375 mystery cases.
Last night, the Riverina was officially released from lockdown, with residents now joining their North East counterparts.
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Yesterday NSW recorded 1542 new cases and nine deaths.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian said case numbers are expected to peak next week and so far the trajectory is what was predicted.
From next week Ms Berejiklian will no longer be holding 11am press conferences, instead NSW Health will provide a daily update.
Minsters will present at press conferences on a 'needs basis'.
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