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 Australian Government Update – 15/04/2020

Essential information A new Higher Education Relief Package will support workers who have been displaced as a result of the COVID-19 crisis and who are looking to upskill or retrain. It will also provide funding certainty to higher education providers. Read more. $3...

Latest Australian Government Update – 07/04/2020

Essential information The Federal Government has released the modelling behind Australia’s Coronavirus response. It shows how the virus could spread through the Australian population under different scenarios but does not predict the future or factually represent...

COVID-19 Maritime Updates

COVID-19 Maritime Updates

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) have announced exemptions they may use during the COVID-19 period: Certificate Exemptions Temporary crewing permits  – This allows you to operate temporarily below the minimum crewing requirements that apply to the...

NatRoad – Point of delivery procedure guidelines during COVID-19

NatRoad – Point of delivery procedure guidelines during COVID-19

NatRoad article - Point of delivery procedure guidelines during COVID-19: Members who have undertaken risk assessments for COVID-19 have told us that the point of delivery is of concern.  These guidelines assist with procedures that could be followed to reduce risk at...

Latest Australian Government Update – 03/04/2020

Essential information  The Australian Government has launched a Jobs Hub website to help Australians find work during the Coronavirus pandemic. The Jobs Hub advertises the latest vacancies from businesses across Australia. Find work here. The Government has announced...

Queensland Government update – 05/04/2020

Essential information Making it for Queensland: Are you a Queensland manufacturing business that can lend a hand in the fight against COVID-19? Register your capability and capacity details. You can also learn more about COVID-19 supply chain matching for...

Latest Australian Government Update – 31/03/2020

Essential information Public gatherings, excluding household members, have been reduced to a maximum of two people. Check State and Territory websites for further enforcement information. Everyone should stay home unless you are: shopping for essentials, receiving...

Care army mobilised to support and protect seniors from Coronavirus

A Care Army of professionals and volunteers will rally around Queensland’s seniors, while a new telephone hotline is also being launched, to help ensure the wellbeing of older people during the Coronavirus pandemic. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the risk of...