30 July 2022

COVID-19 update 30 July 2022

WA Health is reporting a total of 4,034 new cases to 6pm last night. There are currently 26,939 active cases in Western Australia.

To 6pm last night, there were 417 people with COVID-19 in hospital, 15 in ICU.

Sadly, today’s report includes thirteen deaths, dating back to 17 July, which were reported to WA Health yesterday – one female in her 100s, three females and a male in their 90s, two females and three males in their 80s, and two females and a male in their 70s.

Total case breakdown:

Region                        Active            (new to 6pm last night)
Metropolitan                21,479           (3,160)
568               (83)
Great Southern             
554              (106)
441               (68)
474               (80)
702               (99)
South West                   
1,830           (275)
482               (95)


  1. This data is based on the residential postcode of each case. The case may have an isolation address in another region.
  2. The remainder of daily cases reported (68) are yet to have a region assigned. Data will continue to be reconfigured as this information is verified.

Of the 4,034 cases, 1362 were confirmed via PCR test, the remaining 2672 were self-reported positive rapid antigen tests.

A total of 6,043 PCR tests were conducted at either state-run or private pathology clinics yesterday.

WA has recorded 1,061,791 cases since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

Anyone experiencing symptoms should get tested immediately and isolate until they receive a negative result. Visit the HealthyWA website for a full list of  testing clinics and opening hours (external site).

COVID-19 vaccinations

Vaccination information is available on the WA COVID-19 dashboard (external site).*

People are encouraged to make a booking via Vaccinate WA.

Media contact: (08) 9222 4333* This dashboard updates at approximately 2pm AWST on weekdays.