Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The health of the City's employees, volunteers and Greater Geelong community is our top priority.

The City's response to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) is being guided by the latest advice from Commonwealth and State authorities.

Information and advice

The Department of Health and Human Services is working with Commonwealth and international agencies to respond to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19). 

The best place for up-to-date advice and resources relevant to Victoria is or the 24 hour hotline 1800 675 398.

Additional cases of coronavirus are expected in Victoria so check the page regularly for updates.

National shutdown

The National Cabinet has shut down non-essential activity across the country.

The latest list of prohibited activities and venues, agreed to by National Cabinet on 29 March, can be viewed at

Stage 3 restrictions come into effect in Victoria from 31 March. Details can be viewed at

Frequently asked questions

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Page last updated: Wednesday, 1 April 2020