There were 474 new covid cases reported in Northern Rivers today.
These results came from 152 positive PCR tests and 322 positive rapid antigen tests.
The LGA locations of the cases were:
Richmond Valley 38
Clarence Valley 76
Tweed Heads 158
There are 36 covid patients in hospital in Northern NSW, with six of these in ICU.
The Northern NSW Local Health District reported two deaths, one person aged in their 60s from the Tweed Shire and one person in their 70s from Richmond Valley.
NSW reported 13,026 new covid cases. 27 people died from covid overnight.