Useful links

Phone numbers

Queensland Health - 13HEALTH (13 43 25 84)

A confidential phone service that provides health advice to Queenslanders. You can phone and talk to a registered nurse 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for the cost of a local call.

National Coronavirus Health Information Line - 1800 020 080

Call this line if you are seeking information on coronavirus. The line operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 

Websites - Health

Mental health services

A list of mental health services you can access. Need help now? Call Triple Zero (000) or go to a hospital if you are in immediate danger.

Queensland Health - Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

The latest updates, facts, information and advice regarding COVID-19. 

Queensland Health - Self quarantine information

Information and advice for those who have been instructed to self-quarantine in their home, hotel room or provided accommodation for a specified period of time.

World Health Organisation

Public advice, country and technical guidance, updates and responses relating to COVID-19 on a global scale.

 

Websites - Queensland business support

Business Queensland - Novel coronavirus small business support

Find coronavirus information and assistance for businesses from the Queensland and Australian Governments.

Jobs Finder Queensland

Queenslanders whose employment has been impacted by COVID-19 and are now looking for work, can register their details, location and skills to be matched with suitable job opportunities by professional recruitment agencies.

Museums & Galleries Queensland COVID-19 Safety Plan – Resource

Museums & Galleries Queensland has prepared this resource with the aim of preventing the spread of COVID-19 and protecting staff, volunteers and visitors against infection.

Queensland Government - Business and industry support

A suite of initiatives available to support Queensland business and industry who are impacted by COVID-19.

Queensland Government - COVID-19

Updates, information, advice and resources regarding COVID-19 specifically related to Queensland.

 

Websites - Australian business support

Australian Government - Economic Response to the Coronavirus

A breakdown of the different types of financial assistance and support available to individuals and businesses across Australia.

Australia Council for the Arts - Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

Information and announcements from the Federal Government regarding the impact of COVID-19 on the arts sector and the support available to individuals and businesses in the sector.

Australia Council for the Arts - Sector information and Guide to Government COVID-19 Assistance for the Arts

This guide sets out various support programs and initiatives that are being provided by federal and state/territory and selected local governments in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Australian Government - Support for business

Find financial assistance, eligibility and timing for the new government support for Australian businesses.

 

Websites - Other

Arts Hub - Sole Traders

Practical advice on how to apply for the Centrelink COVID-19 supplement as a sole trader.

Arts Law Centre of Australia - COVID-19 FAQs for artists

Answers to some of the most common questions received from artists and arts organisations in relation to cancellations and disruption as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.

Arts Wellbeing Collective

Information and resources promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in the performing arts industry.

Australian Government - Department of Health Coronavirus resources

A collection of resources for the general public and industry about COVID-19.

Creative Alliance - Arts Online

A resource list of ideas, initiatives, and opportunities for creatives in response to COVID-19.

Live Performance Australia - Media Releases and Resources

Regular updates with key COVID-19 information that is relevant to the live performance industry, including resources, media releases and fact sheets.

Prime Minister of Australia - Economic Stimulus Package

Information about the $17.6 billion economic plan to keep Australians in jobs, keep businesses in business and support households and the Australian economy.  

Smartraveller

Providing Australians with the latest information and advice regarding travel bans and advice for Australians currently overseas.

Support Act

Support Act is an Australian charity that delivers crisis relief services to artists, crew and music workers as a result of ill health, injury, a mental health problem, or some other crisis that impacts on their ability to work in music. It has expanded its services to offer Crisis Relief grants to music industry professionals impacted by COVID-19.