Information about COVID-19

Staying safe from COVID-19 in Far North Queensland

Changes to elective surgery and outpatient appointments

Has your elective surgery or outpatient appointment been cancelled/postponed due to COVID-19? Please contact our hotline on 07 4226 3600 or see our Restrictions and Directions page for more information.

Feeling sick? Stay home. Get tested.

On the Queensland Government website you can find out about the latest alerts, contact tracing locations and restrictions.

Stay up to date with the most current local news and testing information on our news page.

COVID-19 symptoms

If you have any symptoms of COVID-19, you need to get tested immediately. It doesn’t matter how mild your symptoms are.

Getting tested will help us find any cases in the community as quickly as possible so we can keep each other safe.

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Fatigue
  • Runny nose
  • Shortness of breath
  • Loss of smell
  • Loss of taste
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting or nausea

Last updated: January 2022