8 new cases confirmed from international travellers returning to Perth.

In the latest Perth COVID-19 update, the Department of Health has confirmed 8 new cases of COVID-19 recorded overnight in the state.

The confirmed cases of COVID-19 are 4 males and 4 females aged between 3 and 62 – are all returned travellers in hotel quarantine.

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There are now 48 active cases of COVID-19 being monitored in Western Australia and 690 people have recovered from the virus.

Western Australia’s total confirmed is now 747.

Fremantle Shipping Update

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8 crew were transported from the vessel to hotel quarantine in Perth.

12, who have previously tested negative for COVID-19, remain on-board as essential crew.

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AL Messilah

The Department of Health report that a deep clean of the AL Messilah is now complete.

The vessel remains at berth in Fremantle with 16 crew on-board.

Further Perth news and COVID-19 updates on SoPerth.com.au.