Council understands that whilst people may be concerned the community is asked to not panic, stay informed and up-to-date with current health advice.
The health and wellbeing of the community remains Council’s highest priority. Having considered the most current health advice the City of Mount Gambier, in the interest of public and employee safety has implemented the changes to services and activities for the forseeable future. Click here to find out about these changes.
The best place to stay informed on COVID-19 including updates, alerts and resources, is to visit the Australian Government website - www.australia.gov.au
If you're concerned about COVID-19, call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080 for advice. The line operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
To assist in reducing the spread of COVID-19 within South Australia, restrictions have been placed on the movement of travellers into the state. For all enquiries regarding border closures please call 1300 252 272. SAPOL have outlined further information here.
For information on COVID symptoms and what is required for self-isolation call:
Anyone with concerns about people not self-isolating correctly can call:
DO NOT CALL 000 REGARDING COVID-19 UNLESS THERE IS AN EMERGENCY.
The community are asked to abide by the social distancing measures by keeping a minimum of 1.5 metres away from others, avoiding large social gatherings and physical contact with people and keeping movement around the city to only essential travel. The more space between you and others, the harder it is for the virus to spread. Watch the video below on how to practice social distancing.
Practice good hygiene to protect against infection and prevent the virus spreading.
Good hygiene includes: