NSW reports a record 38,625 cases, 11 deaths, up from 34,994 yesterday.
There are 1738 people in hospital, 134 in intensive care. This is a rise from 1609 and 131 yesterday.
Experts say reported cases are many times lower than the true number of infections in the community.
Victoria has reported 21,728 cases and six deaths. This is slightly down from the 21,997 cases reported yesterday.
There are 644 people in hospital and 58 in intensive care. There were 631 people in hospital yesterday and 51 in intensive care.
The official daily case numbers are many times lower than the true cases in the community.