Update from the Prime Minister on social distancing and other measures to combat coronavirus (COVID-19)
The Prime Minister, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP, has announced further social distancing measures to protect the Australian community from the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Prime Minister, state and territory Premiers and Chief Ministers met on 24 March 2020 as the National Cabinet. The National Cabinet agreed the highest priority should be placed on further social isolation measures as well as strict and rapid contact tracing of individuals.
Read more in the Prime Minister's statement..