COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

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It is the responsibility of each exempt person to review the Queensland Public Health Directives and hotpost declarations at the time of entry to Queensland to determine if they are subject to any amended requirements or obligatons. Information and applications forms can be found on this Queensland Government website:



During the COVID-19 panedemic, whilst Queensland borders remain closed and/or manned, locals with a genuine need may be able to apply for remote access to Queensland via Talwood Boonanga Road Crossing, Yelarbon Keetah Road Crossing, Cunningham Weir Road Crossing, Bonshaw Weir Road Crossing or Riverton Road Hynes Bridge Crossing.

Download the application form here.  Please note the application may take several days to process as Council and the Queensland Police Service validate the genuine need of each applicant. 



At this point in time, Queensland Health is the official source of up-to-date and accurate information on COVID-19. Goondiwindi Regional Council encourages all residents to stay informed with the lastest advice directly from Queensland Health.

For Council information and services, residents are encouraged to contact Council’s customer service via phone (07 4671 7400) or email ( in the first instance and are reminded that numerous services can be completed online through Council’s website:


The Queensland Health Coronavirus (COVID-19) website has a wealth of information regarding the pandemic, including:

  • Latest updates
  • COVID-19 prevention
  • Vaccination
  • Travel advice
  • Testing and fever clinics
  • Quarantine
  • Contact tracing info
  • Guidelines, info and resources for industry and business
  • Info regarding Queensland Health’s response

Other key websites:

Queensland Health

Queensland Government

World Health Organisation


Smart Traveller

Queensland Government Immediate Industry Recovery Package


Key phone numbers:

Triple Zero, Emergency Help - Police, Fire and Ambulance


Lifeline Crisis Support and Suicide Prevention

13 11 14

Queensland Health - Non-urgent heath advice

13 43 25 84

Goondiwindi Regional Council

07 4671 7400


Having a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step to take to reduce the serious effects of COVID-19 in people who become infected with the virus. 

Eligible people can now book to receive a COVID-19 vaccine at a Queensland Health vaccination location.

Coronavirus and Business

It is now mandatory for some queensland businesses to have the check in app – link: Check In Qld app | Queensland Government (

Council’s Environmental Health Officers are available to assist with any queries in relation to the above matters. Please call 46717400 and ask to speak with John Duffield or Phillip Gall.