Coronavirus (COVID-19) | facts and information

You can learn about the symptoms of COVID-19, how it's spread and what to do if you're feeling unwell on the NSW Government website.

If you develop a fever, a cough, sore throat or shortness of breath within 14 days of overseas travel, seek medical attention.

These simple steps can help to protect yourself and the community.

Practise good hygiene by:

  • making sure to clean your hands thoroughly for at least 20 seconds with soap and water, or an alcohol-based hand rub
  • cover your nose and mouth when coughing and sneezing with a tissue or a flexed elbow
  • avoid close contact with anyone with cold or flu-like symptoms.

Make sure you stay home if you are sick.



Find further information on the NSW Government website.

Visit the NSW Government website to find out what social distancing means and how it can reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection.


Information about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and NSW schools, universities and childcare centres can be found on the NSW Government website.


All people who are sick with influenza-like symptoms, even with mild symptoms, should not attend school, universities or childcare.

Information on employee rights and workplace responsibilities can be found on the NSW Government website.

If you live or run a business in the Manly electorate I would like to hear your feedback on what the NSW Government can do to best assist you and your business.

Please email [email protected] with the subject headline "Business support".

The Australian Government through Services Australia provides information, services and financial assistance through Centrelink to help you if you’re affected by COVID-19. Visit the Australian Government website for further information.