School exclusion for health reasons
Kids with certain infectious diseases must stay away from school or childcare. Find out how exclusions work and when your child can return to school.
School exclusion periods
If your child has an infectious illness, you may need to keep them home to stop it spreading at day-care or school. Learn about school exclusion periods here.
Childcare, school exclusions, and COVID-19
Frequently asked questions on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for parents and carers regarding childcare and school.
Colds and flu
Find out more about how to treat the cold or flu, how to avoid catching the cold or the flu, and special information on being ill during pregnancy and looking babies and children with a cold or flu.
COVID-19 information by state and territory
Links to state and territory-based information on COVID-19, regarding health, travel restrictions, events, school, self-isolation and work.
Health advice on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), including when to see a doctor, symptoms, how to avoid infection, physical distancing, when to self-isolate and restrictions.
COVID-19 coronavirus in pictures
COVID-19 coronavirus self care tips on isolation and avoiding infection in pictures.
Groups at higher risk of developing COVID-19
Frequently asked questions about which groups are at higher risk of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Caring for people with COVID-19
Frequently asked questions about caring for someone with COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Travel advice and restrictions related to COVID-19
Frequently asked questions and answers about COVID-19 (coronavirus) infection and travel, including restrictions.