COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Latest information

For information on the latest health advice, restrictions and contact tracing please visit the Queensland Health website.

Getting COVID-Ready

New resources are available to prepare for the larger number of COVID-positive cases across Queensland and the treatment of COVID-positive people, including in their homes. Access the Get COVID-Ready hub. Find out more about symptoms and medical care for COVID-19 in Queensland.

COVID care self-checker

If you suspect or have learned you are positive for COVID-19 and you're unsure what kind of care you may need, you can use the Queensland Government's COVID care self-checker. It is a clinical self-assessment tool designed to help you understand what healthcare you may need based on your symptoms and other risk factors. Once you complete the form, you'll be presented with recommended next steps and self-care information.

Self Checker

Health advice

To prevent the spread of COVID-19:

  • Stay home if you are sick
  • If you have any COVID-19 symptoms, no matter how mild, get tested
  • Stay 1.5 metres away from other people—think two big steps
  • Wash your hands with soap and water, or hand sanitiser
  • Leave a location if it is crowded.

If you have any concerns about your health, contact your doctor or contact 134 COVID (134 268).

Confused about what you can and can't do regarding government restrictions? Click here for clear and up-to-date information about:

  • Good hygiene 
  • Social distancing 
  • Public gatherings 
  • Self-isolation 

The Australian Government has lauched the 'Coronavirus Australia' app that is a trusted source for news, information and advice. You can get it:

Google Play

Apple App Store

To make it eaiser for when you're out and about, please download the Check In QLD app. 

Google Play

Apple App Store

General Advice

Queensland Health Information - current health status and advice for Queenslanders

Advice for travellers - restrictions for overseas travel

Great video on how to protect from Coronavirus - renowned doctor shares essential facts

Coronavirus health resources - a collection of resources for the general public and industry 

Coronavirus information for employers - information for employers 

We can all do our part to beat the spead of this virus. Below are some simple steps you can take today. 

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Covid-19 Symptoms


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