S.W.A.T for Safety

There are a few simple and effective ways to protect yourself against mosquito borne viruses, like Japanese Encephalitis, this summer.


Mozzies aren’t just annoying… they can also pass harmful viruses on to humans, like JEV.

So when you’re travelling about, protect yourself by using these four SWAT FOR SAFETY tips.

S is for screens closed.

W is for wear clothes that cover up, especially at dusk and dawn.

A is for apply an effective mozzie repellent.

And T is for tip out dirty water.

Help keep our mob safe from getting really sick.


Find out more at health.gov.au.

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