We’ve collated a few reliable sources into this tip sheet to help you feel confident you are getting the right information.
Using government-managed websites or websites of reputable organisations will help ensure the information you’re reading is reliable and up-to-date.
Department of Health Coronavirus Health Alert
This page is managed by the Department of Health and contains the current status of the nationwide coronavirus alert, along with information about the symptoms and when you should consider getting tested.
Healthdirect coronavirus webpage
Healthdirect is a government-mvanaged website that provides approved health information and advice. The dedicated page for coronavirus has lots of information around the virus symptoms, tips on how to avoid infection, self-isolation and information for carers who are caring for vulnerable people.
Another government-managed webpage, Smartraveller contains the most up-to-date information for travel overseas. It is updated regularly and includes travel advice for most countries, including safe places within each country, how the health system works within that country and how to get around while you’re there.