Keep our mob safe, stop the spread.


Key updates for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities – 12 August 2020

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Publication date: 
17 August 2020
Publication type: 
Fact sheet
Intended audience: 
General public

This update provides information for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households and communities to stay safe during the coronavirus outbreak. It’s important to stay informed about the outbreak. Advice is updated regularly at

Key messages

• What you need to know about wearing face masks
• Keeping your mob safe from COVID-19
• If you’re feeling sick, stay home, get tested
• Changes to travel restrictions
• Looking after your health and wellbeing
• Thank you to our health services