Coronavirus information (COVID-19)
Important Information about Coronavirus
The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has information and guidance on the current outbreak of coronavirus. You can access this information and guidance at https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus
The State Government has announced an easing of restrictions - here's the statement from Premier Dan Andrews: https://www.premier.vic.gov.au/statement-from-the-premier-38/
What can I do to reduce the risk of getting coronavirus?
One of the best things you can do every day to stop the spread of viruses like coronavirus is to practice excellent hand hygiene, and cough and sneeze etiquette.
If you suspect you may have the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), please call the dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398. Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.
Information for parents of infants and young children
We understand that many parents are likely to be feeling anxious or concerned about their children’s health and
wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Parents should be reassured that the evidence so far is babies and
children under five almost never get seriously ill from COVID-19. The Department of Health and Human Services has produced a guide covering Victorian Maternal and Child Health Services(PDF, 1MB). (PDF download)
Federal Government Information
Health Alert - Coronavirus - Current status
Coronavirus information and support for business
One-off $750 Economic Support Payment details