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Information relating to COVID-19

This page will be regularly updated as more links and information become available.


30 April 2020: Camping in national parks, reserves and State forest factsheet

31 March 2020: Intrastate travel ban comes into effect from 11.59pm tonight (links to relevant maps on this page)

27 March 2020: WA travel restrictions come into play from midnight Tuesday 31 March 2020

26 March 2020: Access restricted to protect people living in remote Aboriginal communities in the Kimberley, Pilbara and Goldfields (links to relevant maps on this page)


Travel restrictions:
G2Gf App for exempted travel through checkpoints: FAQ

Should you leave your home? Review this checklist

For a full list of State Government COVID-19 alerts, resources and sources of advice:

For small business advice and support:

  1. For regional-specific business support, Business Local Service:
  2. Free online webinars covering key strategies to cope with business disruption, visit
  3. To speak to an experienced business adviser call 133 140 or email

Tourism WA CV-19 response:

WA Department of Health CV-19 response:

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development CV-19 response:

Parks and Wildlife Service CV-19 updates (in relation to accessing and camping in national parks):

For COVID-19 inquiries in WA not addressed by online resources, please call the WA Hotline: 13 COVID (13 26843)


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