Updated advice on coronavirus from the Victorian Government

Monday 17 February 2020

The Victorian Government Department of Health and Human Services is advising all people who have been in mainland China (excluding Hong Kong SAR, Macau and Taiwan) to self-quarantine by staying at home for 14 days after landing in Australia. 

Anyone who has been in close contact with a confirmed case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) should also stay at home and avoid public settings until 14 days after their last contact.

Council is following the Victorian Government's advice and liaising directly with parents, guardians and carers who use our family and early childhood services and facilities.

This article was updated on Tuesday 18 February 2020.

Find out more

For more information, regular updates, and steps to take if you think you are at risk, visit the Department of Health and Human Services website.



Search for news