Accessing official Coronavirus advice

Accessing official Coronavirus advice

Domestic Policy
Wednesday, 01 April 2020

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Coroniaviurs (COVID-19) australia.gov.au

Key to Australia’s effective management of the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic is providing accurate, timely information to Australians. www.Australia.gov.au is your trusted source of government information. A one-stop shop for advice, www.Australia.gov.au is regularly updated to give you the latest Coronavirus news and announcements from government agencies across Australia, including:

  • New regulations Australians must comply with such as quarantine and restricted social gatherings.
  • Financial support and assistance packages for individuals, households, families, businesses, employees and communities.
  • Health and prevention measures to slow the spread of COVID-19.
  • How to seek medical assistance remotely and in person, accessing GP consultations and scripts.
  • Guidance on self-isolation and social distancing.
  • Mental health support and wellbeing resources.
  • Advice specific to vulnerable groups such as NDIS participants, the elderly and Indigenous Australians.
  • Travel restrictions.

 Right now, it can be hard to know where to find trusted advice. www.Australia.gov.au puts you on the right path by linking to official information, support and services across all Australian government websites, as well as state and territory resources. Mobile users can download the Government’s Coronavirus Australia app in the Apple App Store or Google Play, and receive updates on the go by joining the Government’s official WhatsApp channel on iOS or Android.

Visit www.Australia.gov.au to keep up-to-date on the Government’s advice and support to help you through the Coronavirus COVID-19 epidemic.