NSW recorded another 32,297 new COVID cases and 32 deaths:
Victoria recorded 20,769 new COVID cases and 18 deaths:
The next chart plots daily COVID cases since the beginning of the Delta waves in winter last year:
Active cases have moved past their peak in NSW and are approaching their peak in Victoria:
However, hospitalisations continue to rise in NSW:
But are below their peak in Victoria:
Daily COVID deaths remain elevated with total deaths rising at a solid pace:
Given hospitalisations and deaths typically follow cases, we can assume that NSW’s COVID crisis is nearing its peak.