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Federal, state and territory governments provide daily updates on COVID-19.  The type of information and the way it is presented varies between them and can include the number of cases, number of tests performed, and those cases being traced for contacts.  There are also some useful global sites. To help you find your way through the great many websites providing information, here are links to pages that are being regularly updated.
 
 
Australia (Australian Government Department of Health)
General information
https://www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert
 
National Hotline – 1800 020 080
 Number of cases by state and territory, cumulative cases, source of transmission, ages of cases by gender.  Links to weekly epidemiology reports and global figures.
 
https://www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert/coronavirus-covid-19-current-situation-and-case-numbers#in-australia

COVID resources – series of fact sheets
https://www.health.gov.au/resources/collections/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-resources
  
New South Wales (NSW Health)
Latest updates, including new cases, by age and gender, number of tests performed, likely sources, and latest press conference by video.   Links to transmission management advice.
 https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/diseases/Pages/covid-19-latest.aspx
 
Queensland (Queensland Health)
Queensland COVID-19 statistics – total cases; case overview by hospital, health service and region; likely source of infection (with maps); age and gender of confirmed cases; testing; self-quarantine notices.
 https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/current-status/statistics#testbyhhs
 
General advice
https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19
 
Victoria  (Victoria Health & Human Services)
 
Daily updates on number of cases and management advice.
 https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus-covid-19-daily-update
 
General information on management
https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus
 
 Western Australia (WA Health)
Daily snapshots of number of cases and testing. Links to contact tracing, Australian and state case numbers and overseas information; also, links to clinical updates for GPs and hospitals.
 https://ww2.health.wa.gov.au/Articles/A_E/Coronavirus
 
South Australia
Latest updates with links to confirmed and suspected cases, flights with confirmed cases and transmission  management advice
https://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/public+content/sa+health+internet/conditions/infectious+diseases/covid+2019/coronavirus+disease+2019+covid-19 

ACT (Health ACT)
Latest updates with confirmed cases and number of tests. Links to management news.
 
https://www.health.act.gov.au/about-our-health-system/novel-coronavirus-covid-19
 
 Tasmania (Tasmania Department of Health)
General information with daily updates; also, links to transmission management advice
 https://www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/publichealth/communicable_diseases_prevention_unit/infectious_diseases/coronavirus
 
Northern Territory (Northern Territory Department of Health)
 General information with links to border controls, remote communities
 https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/
 
Global information
 
 Worldometers
Confirmed cases and deaths by country, territory or conveyance
 https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/#countries
 
 The World Health Organisation
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019
 
Nextstrain
Genomic mapping of cases to establish transmission routes
 https://nextstrain.org/narratives/ncov/sit-rep/en/2020-03-20

Johns Hopkins University
Global information via a map
 
https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/bda7594740fd40299423467b48e9ecf6
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Last Review Date: September 2, 2020