Coronavirus Updates

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

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Business Impact Survey

The Queensland Government is running a survey to help them understand how your business has been impacted and assess what support you need.

Latest Queensland Government Update – 27/05/2020

Essential information: Industry COVID Safe plans: Eligible businesses following an approved Industry COVID Safe plan may be able to offer services for up to 50 people under Stage 2 restrictions. Eased business restrictions: Latest information for reopening businesses,...

The Queensland economic recovery strategy

The Queensland economic recovery strategy

​Unite and recover for Queensland Jobs released — The three priorities for stage 1 cover building vital infrastructure, strengthening Queensland’s industries and enabling future growth. Measures in the strategy include: $100 million Small Business Adaption Grants open...

Latest Queensland Government update – 23/05/2020

Essential information: Eased business restrictions: Latest information for reopening businesses, effective 11.59pm, 15 May 2020. This includes advice on mandatory COVID SAFE checklists for beauty therapy and nail salons, and restaurants and cafes. Business...

Latest Australian Government update – 22/05/2020

Essential information: Don't be fooled by the misinformation about cures and treatments for COVID-19 circulating on social media. Get your information from trusted sources. For myth-busting and accurate and up-to-date information on COVID-19 Australia, view our...

Small business COVID-19 adaption grants

Small business COVID-19 adaption grants

The Queensland Government has announced a range of initiatives to support the Queensland Economic Recovery Strategy, including $100 million to support small businesses via Small Business Adaption Grants of up to $10,000. The grants are designed to assist small...

Latest Australian Government Update – 15/05/2020

Essential information: The Prime Minister has announced $48.1 million in funding for the National Mental Health and Wellbeing Pandemic Response Plan. The plan will support services available in homes, workplaces, aged care, schools and other community sites with a...

Latest Queensland Government Update – 15/05/2020

Essential information: Eased business restrictions: Latest information for reopening businesses, effective 11.59pm, 15 May 2020. This includes advice on mandatory COVID SAFE checklists for beauty therapy and nail salons, and restaurants and cafes. Business...

Roadmap to easing Queensland’s restrictions

On Friday 8 May 2020 the Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk released Queensland’s Roadmap to Easing COVID-19 restrictions. The roadmap outlines a staged approach to giving Queenslanders more freedom to travel, participate in more activities and hold more gatherings.

Latest Queensland Government Update – 11/05/2020

Essential information: Easing business restrictions: Questions and answers for business and industry about easing restrictions. Changes come into effect at 11:59pm on 15 May 2020. Business closures: Latest information on non-essential business closures (effective 8...

Latest Australian Government Update – 09/05/2020

Essential information: A national three step plan to relax coronavirus restrictions has been announced, with states and territories to decide when each step will be implemented locally. The COVIDSafe app speeds up contacting people exposed to coronavirus (COVID-19)....