Coronavirus (COVID-19) – radio – Reducing risks for older Australians (English)


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Viruses like flu and Coronavirus spread when tiny droplets from coughs and sneezes land on surfaces that others touch.  

You can help reduce this risk by coughing or sneezing into your elbow or upper arm.

Or, use a tissue, and put the tissue in the bin straight after. Then wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

Together, we can help stop the spread and stay healthy.

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Authorised by the Australian Government, Canberra.

Date published: 
15 March 2020
General public

This radio ad outlines good hygiene practices to help stop the spread of COVID-19.