Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) – Social – SWAT for Safety

Social tiles and suggested captions that you could use across your social media platforms. This content can be adapted in order to tailor it to your audience.


Protect yourself and your mob from JEV

Mozzies aren’t just annoying, they can also pass viruses like Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) on to humans when they bite.

See our SWAT for Safety tips. Learn more

Avoiding mozzies helps you avoid JEV!

Remember to S.W.A.T for Safety:

o Screens closed

o Wear clothes that cover up

o Apply mozzie repellent

o Tip out dirty water

JEV can make you very sick. Learn more

Keep our mob from getting really sick

Travelling about? The best way to protect yourself against mosquito borne viruses like JEV is to avoid mozzie bites.

SWAT for Safety. Learn more

We aim to provide documents in an accessible format. If you're having problems using a document with your accessibility tools, please contact us for help.

Publication date:
Date last updated:
Publication type:
Digital image
General public

Help us improve health.gov.au

If you would like a response please use the enquiries form instead.