This statement was updated at 5pm on 2 April, after a coding issue impacted some of the figures previously provided for community cases.
The issue has now been resolved and only affected the reporting of community cases at a national and regional level. Today we are reporting 11,593 community cases, 678 hospitalisations and 23 deaths.
The seven-day rolling average of case numbers continues to decline, Today's seven-day rolling average is 13,804, while the seven-day rolling average of cases as at last Saturday was 16,943.
At this point in the outbreak, we are continuing to report people dying with COVID-19 on a daily basis despite the number of community cases declining in many parts of the country.