About coronavirus and the national response
For the latest information about coronavirus go to the Australian Government Department of Health website.
About the Tasmanian situation
You can follow the Department of Health on Facebook for updates.
About the global situation
The World Health Organisation (WHO) website provides up-to-date advice and facts about the situation globally.
If you are experiencing symptoms that worry you, use healthdirect's online Coronavirus (COVID-19) Symptom Checker for advice on what to do next.
National Coronavirus Helpline
For general information about coronavirus, or if you are experiencing symptoms, call the National Coronavirus Helpline on 1800 020 080 (24 hours, 7 days) for advice on what to do next. If you require translating or interpreting services, call 131 450.
healthdirect website and app
Tasmanian Public Health Hotline
If you think you might have COVID-19 because you feel unwell with a fever OR cough, sore throat or shortness of breath AND have recently travelled internationally or interstate OR had contact with a confirmed case, phone your GP or the Tasmanian Public Health Hotline on 1800 671 738 straight away. Tell them about your symptoms and recent travel.