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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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Travel advice and restrictions related to COVID-19

Frequently asked questions and answers about COVID-19 (coronavirus) infection and travel, including restrictions.

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Childcare, school exclusions, and COVID-19

Frequently asked questions on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for parents and carers regarding childcare and school.

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COVID-19 and mental health

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our mental health and wellbeing. Here's how you can look after your yourself and mental health support services available to help.

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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.

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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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Seeing a doctor and getting tested for COVID-19

Questions and answers about when to see your doctor and COVID-19 (coronavirus) testing, including how long results take and what to do if you test positive.

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After you get the COVID-19 vaccination

Frequently asked questions about what happens after a COVID-19 vaccination, in regard to side effects, restrictions, travel and more.

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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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3 ways COVID-19 is affecting Australians’ health

From mental health to hand-sanitiser poisoning, COVID-19 can impact your wellbeing in surprising ways. Looking after yourself during the pandemic is vital — even if you don't have the virus.

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