No new COVID-19 cases in WA as lockdown continues after hotel quarantine guard infected | ABC News

Western Australia has recorded no new local COVID-19 cases overnight after more than 16,000 tests were carried out yesterday in a bid to detect any outbreak. Subscribe: Read more here:

“This is our second zero day in a row now. Given the amount of testing completed this is very encouraging news,” WA Premier Mark McGowan said.

Parts of WA went into a five-day lockdown on Sunday evening after a hotel security guard working in Perth tested positive to the UK variant strain of COVID-19.

ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they break in Australia and abroad, including the latest coronavirus pandemic updates. It’s news when you want it, from Australia’s most trusted news organisation.

For more from ABC News, click here:
Watch more ABC News content ad-free on iview:

Go deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel:
Like ABC News on Facebook:
Follow ABC News on Instagram:
Follow ABC News on Twitter:

#ABCNews #ABCNewsAustralia

You May Also Like