Coronavirus can only enter your body through your nose, eyes and hands. That’s why it's so important to continue to follow these simple guidelines to help keep the levels of COVID-19 low in Australia:
- Physical distancing - this 3D graphic shows why it’s so important to maintain a 1.5m distance
- Good Hygiene – wash hands for 20 seconds. Cover coughs and sneezes, avoid touching your face
- Get tested – even if your symptoms are mild
- Follow NSW Health guidelines
Read more about how to protect yourself at this Department of Health webpage.
Watch this video to learn proper hand washing techniques so you can avoid spreading the virus to yourself and others:
Center for Disease control, What you need to know about handwashing. Duration 2:00
Should I get the Flu Vaccine ?
Watch this video of Doctor Bill Kefalas explaining why everyone should get the flu vaccine this year:
The Health Service has flu vaccine available, call 9385 5425.
The Department of Health also has information about ongoing support and ways to keep healthy.