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Coronavirus (Covid-19)

27th March 2020

Information about the current Coronavirus, also referred to as Covid-19 is changing rapidly. To stay up to date with the latest information, please look at the information available

There is also the National Coronavirus Health Information Line that is open all day every day: 1800 020 080

It’s important not to get overwhelmed by all the information that is available, the current advice is to stay at home unless you need to leave your home for a reason.

Protect others and stop the spread

Covid-19 stay safe

We can all help slow the spread of COVID-19 in Australia. Take the following actions:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, sneezing, or using the toilet.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. If you don’t have a tissue, cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve or elbow.
  • Do not share drink bottles, cutlery or cups.
  • Stop shaking hands, hugging or kissing as a greeting.
  • Ensure a distance of 1.5 metres is kept between yourself and others.
  • Clean high touch surfaces regularly, for example telephones, keyboards, door handles, light switches and, bench tops.

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