NSW COVID cases rise by 282, one death two weeks after lockdown lifted

Matt Carr
By Matt Carr
Updated October 25 2021 - 10:52pm, first published 10:00pm
Kerry Chant is pushing Sydney hotspot residents to push for even higher COVID-19 vaccination rates.

NSW is treating more than 100 people in intensive care as COVID numbers continue to climb, albeit at a slowing rate.


Matt Carr

Matt Carr

Newcastle Herald deputy editor

Matt began his Newcastle Herald career as a cadet in 2009. He is a Walkley nominated reporter who has covered councils, police and general news rounds across the Upper Hunter, Port Stephens, Maitland, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock and Newcastle.