Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Information for the general public
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness caused by a new virus, first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.
The Australian Government Department of Health has a range of information and resources for the general public, health professionals and industry about COVID-19:
Information for health professionals
For information and resources for health professionals, please visit the following pages:
- Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) infection information for health professionals
- Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) resources and links for health professionals