Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), caused by a newly identified coronavirus and previously known as novel coronavirus (nCoV-2019), has been declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organization. 

 

Stage 3 restrictions came into effect at 11:59pm Monday 30 March 2020. They will be in place for 4 weeks and reviewed as required.

There are only 4 reasons to be outside your home:

  • shopping for what you need - food and essential supplies
  • medical, care or compassionate needs
  • exercise in compliance with the public gathering requirements
  • work and study if you can’t work or learn remotely

For the most up-to-date information to keep you, your loved ones and the community safe please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website.

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