Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) factsheets

Tuesday 28 January 2020


Novel coronavirus (also called 2019-nCoV) is a new strain of coronavirus affecting humans. The Australian Government Department of Health is working across agencies and with states and territories to implement measures to manage the risk of novel coronavirus.

Factsheets for schools and early childhood education and care services, parents, students and universities are now available in both English and Simplified Chinese.

This is an unfolding situation and people are advised to monitor the most up-to-date information via the websites of the Australian Government Department of Health and the State/Territory health department in your location.