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COVID-19 Updates



Restrictions for Cairns and Yarrabah Local Government Areas have lifted for these local government areas to match the restrictions for the rest of Queensland. For more information and details about the restrictions from Queensland Government Click this link and Cairns Covid Safe Future Click this Link "Keep the Cape Safe".

16 August 2021
You must complete a Queensland entry pass to enter Queensland from anywhere in Australia or New Zealand, including returning Queensland residents. Read more. 

From 4pm Friday 20 August 2021 restrictions have eased in South East Queensland (Brisbane, Moreton Bay, Ipswich, Logan, Redland, Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast, Noosa, Somerset, Lockyer Valley and Scenic Rim).

Check In Qld App registration form for NPA Businesses

The Check In Qld app enables Queensland NPA Businesses to easily comply with current directions by enabling customers to self-check-in at venues and have their  information stored securely for Queensland Health for contact tracing (if required). Once registered, a QR code and a business starter kit (including QR code posters  will be provided for the venue.

To obtain a QR code and Starter Kit Click this link


Ages 12+

Monday 23 August Friday 3 September 2021

For times and locations Click this Link

NPARC encourages everyone in the NPA community to get their COVID-19 Vaccination and maintain safe practices. If you missed the first round of Pfizer Vaccinations, you can still get vaccinated at Bamaga Hospital. Let's 'Keep the Cape Safe' Click this Link

To find out how to recognise COVID-19 Symptoms Click this Link If you are feeling sick or have any of these symptoms, please go to Bamaga Hospital to get tested, stay home and isolate until you get your results.

General Information
COVID Update from NPA Mayor - 1 July 2021 - Click this Link
COVID Update 2 August 2021 - Face Masks - Click this Link
Going out, travel, recreation and gathering in Queensland - Click this Link
Vaccination information - Click this link
How to protect yourself and others and why Social distancing matters - 3 July 2021 Click this Link
""Travelling to Queensland - What you can and can't do - Click this Link
""Community Notice - Get tested- Click this link
"Important Notice - Protect your mob -  Click this Link
""Community Notice - Keep a look out- Click this Link
""Public Notice - Reduce Risk - Click this link
""The Biosecurity Act change will mean empowerment of the Chief Health Officer and the Local Disaster Management Group as determined for your continued protection.


Household posters- 

1. Stop - Pregnant 

2. Stop - Weak Immune system 

3. Stop - Chronic Illness

4. Stop - High Risk person

5. Stop - Child medical needs

6. Stop - Heart problems

7. Stop - Chronic respiratory illness

8. Stop - Complex medical needs

9. Stop - Elder

10. Stop - Self isolation