Latest public health News

Scholarships open for language speakers to become interpreters
Statement on ninth meeting of International Health Regulations Emergency Committee regarding coronavirus disease pandemic
Beautiful, thriving, healthy and connected city starts with plan
97 per cent of public health employees meet mandatory Covid vaccination guidelines
New exposure sites on Gold Coast 26 October
New plan sets future direction for City of Whittlesea
Shaping future of Knox
NPWS burning in Dalrymple Hay Nature Reserve, Pymble
UPDATE 26 OCTOBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
Govt backs business to vaccinate workforces
New exposure sites in Bundaberg Central and Glass House Mountains
Our health system is ready to reconnect Tasmania
Laws To Enshrine Safe And Clear Pandemic Responses
Dr John O’Sullivan awarded 2021 Vanguard Grant
Yarra adopts new four-year plan
Researchers discover way to increase effectiveness of antibiotics
Cornell recommends booster shots for those eligible
Roper Center launches Health Poll Database
Professor Caroline Homer appointed NHMRC Council Chair
Council adopts its Annual Report and Key Plans
Greens secure fairer, more transparent pandemic laws
New exposure site in Crestmead
Official launch of Nimmity Bell 25 October
Australia needs strategy to minimise climate change health burden
COVID doesn’t need to run rampant. Here are six ways to keep cases low in next year
New exposure sites in Brisbane 24 October
Two Covid cases confirmed in Ōtorohanga
Police arrest man after illegally entering Queensland at Goondiwindi
New tool for vaccine risk
Blenheim case update; initial locations of interest
Labor must stop reckless politicking
Expanded vaccination order for health and disability, education and prison workers
Positive Covid case in Blenheim
Officer assaulted during altercation; three charged in Pyrmont
Determination, innovation and adaptation can keep lymphatic filariasis elimination on track
Tasmanian borders to reopen on December 15
Spa and sauna upgraded at Leisure Centre
Council reopens water play parks, community and neighbourhood centres
United States and Australia Partners on Joint Regional Responsible Use of AI Workshop
Meningococcal case 22 October 2021
UPDATE 22 OCTOBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
Two new positive Covid cases in Northland
Farmers unite in call for harvest certainty
Certainty for Coombs health centre
Major new advertising campaign to bolster health workforce
NHMRC Synergy Grants – keys to greater discoveries
Hotspot lifted for Rural City of Mildura, and extended for Greater Melbourne, for purposes of Commonwealth support
$5 million NHMRC Synergy Grant for Monash University breast and prostate cancer prevention and early detection project