COVID 19 Information - Visit Brisbane


COVID 19 Information

Updated: 7 August 2020

This page provides information and links that might assist individuals affected by the COVID-19 outbreak.

Greater Brisbane lockdown

Greater Brisbane will enter a 3-day lockdown from 5pm AEST Monday 29 March to 5pm AEST Thursday 1 April. 

contact tracing alert has been issued for locations visited 20-28 March 2021.

From 12pm (midday) Friday 26 March visitor restrictions are again in place for aged care facilities, disability accommodation services, hospitals and correctional facilities.

Click here for more information.

Interstate travel | What’s changed from 17 March 2021: 

The Border Restrictions Direction has been revoked.

  • There are no COVID-19 hotspots in Australia
  • You are free to enter Queensland from any Australian state or territory for any purpose
  • The Queensland Border Declaration Pass system is not active. You do not need a border pass to enter Queensland.
  • The Operational protocol for freight movements entering Queensland has been revoked.
  • The Operational protocol for disaster management workers entering Queensland has been revoked.
  • View the Quarantine for International Arrivals Direction for information about entering Queensland from overseas.

Click here for more information.

Brisbane Economic Development Agency encourages you to follow social distancing guidelines. We recommend you contact individual event organisers or businesses for accurate information on their operations.

24/7 Hotlines

  • National Coronavirus Helpline – call 131 450 or 1800 020 080
  • If you need urgent medical assistance - call 000
  • Ambulance hotline for non-emergencies – call 13 12 33
  • Queensland health advice - call 13HEALTH (13 43 25 84)
  • Queensland public mental health service - call 1300 MH CALL (1300 642255)

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Updated Event and Activities Information

While we aim to update events listed on Visit Brisbane, we recommend that you contact individual organisers or operators to get accurate information on cancellations or changes.