Health advice on COVID-19, including when to get tested or self-isolate, symptoms, how to avoid infection, physical distancing and restrictions.
What is a pandemic?
A pandemic is the worldwide spread of a new disease, such as the coronavirus (COVID-19) or a new influenza virus. Here's what you need to know, including how epidemics are different.
Groups at higher risk of developing COVID-19
Frequently asked questions about which groups are at higher risk of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Why getting a flu vaccination now will help in the fight against COVID-19
Australians are being urged to get their flu vaccination as soon as possible — to reduce the risk of a dangerous double-up of seasonal influenza and coronavirus (COVID-19).
How to get help with mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic
If you’re concerned about your mental health because of the COVID-19 crisis, here are some of the tips, services and resources available to help you.
Coronaviruses can cause several illnesses, from the common cold to serious respiratory infections and pneumonia. Learn more about coronaviruses.
COVID-19 isolation and quarantine
Isolation and quarantine is vital for preventing the spread of the coronavirus, COVID-19. Here are answers to common questions about isolation.
Symptoms of COVID-19 and how the virus spreads
Learn about coronavirus (COVID-19), its symptoms, how it is diagnosed and treated, how it is spread and what to do if you come into contact with the virus.
Caring for people with COVID-19
Frequently asked questions about caring for someone with COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Learn about things you can do to reduce your risk of work-related ill-health, and to use your time at work to boost your health.