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Physical distancing and how to avoid COVID-19

Frequently asked questions about avoiding COVID-19 (coronavirus) infection, including information on physical distancing, masks and the meaning of 'close contact'.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Health advice on COVID-19, including when to get tested or self-isolate, symptoms, how to avoid infection, physical distancing and restrictions.

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Social gatherings and business closures during the COVID-19 outbreak

Frequently asked questions and answers about COVID-19 (coronavirus) affecting venue and business closures as well as information on physical distancing and gatherings.

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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.

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Groups at higher risk of developing COVID-19

Frequently asked questions about which groups are at higher risk of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

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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).

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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.

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Caring for people with COVID-19

Frequently asked questions about caring for someone with COVID-19 (coronavirus).

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About coronaviruses

Coronaviruses can cause several illnesses, from the common cold to serious respiratory infections and pneumonia. Find out more about the symptoms here.

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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.

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