The coronavirus death toll in New South Wales has increased again overnight, as the state records another 207 new local infections.
It follows another day of record testing for the state, with another 117,000 people coming forward over the last 24 hours to 8.00 pm.
Authorities report that of the 207 new locally acquired cases, at least 51 of them were infectious while out and about in the community.
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The source of 102 cases is still under investigation.
Sadly, another person has died overnight, becoming the 15th coronavirus death in this outbreak.
The man in his 90s passed away in hospital, and was understood to have received one dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Meantime, hundreds of Australian Defence Force personnel are now patrolling Sydney, helping police to ensure that people are following lockdown rules.
Over the weekend, police issued 29 fines and 35 warnings. They also inspected about 44 businesses.
Authorities are still pleading with people to come forward and get vaccinated, saying that it will greatly help the state get back to normal as well as getting the number of people infectious out in the community down to zero.
Premier Gladys Berejiklian says vaccination is now the key.