24/7 Coronavirus Hotline - 1800 675 398
If you suspect you may have coronavirus (COVID-19) call the dedicated hotline – open 24 hours, 7 days.
Advice in your language: call the TIS National on 131 450 and ask for the coronavirus hotline to get 1:1 advice over the phone.
Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.
Case locations and outbreaks
The latest advice from DHHS regarding exposure sites.
Workplace guidance for managing suspected and confirmed case
Information and advice for businesses who have a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the workplace.
Visit Victorian Government Coronavirus website under the heading 'Confirmed case in workplace information pack'
Where to get tested
If you are feeling unwell or have visited an exposure location, please get tested. There are many local testing sites available.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Translated resources
For the latest advice on how to stay safe and well, please see the extensive list of translated resources on the DHHS website.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Test Isolation Payment
Victorians can apply for a $450 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Test Isolation Payment that provides financial support while they self-isolate to wait for the results of a coronavirus (COVID-19) test.
There is now local COVID-19 Vaccination Centre located at Sandown Racecourse.
For the latest information on how you will get the COVID-19 vaccine visit the DHHS website.
Visit the Vaccine Eligibility Checker for the different phases.
Mental health resources
The Greater Dandenong Community Wellbeing Plan reinforces the holistic nature of health and wellbeing by identifying actions that relate to the promotion of broad mental health. While the City of Greater Dandenong is not a direct service provider in the area of mental health, there are a number of local providers.
Stay in the loop
- Stay informed. Download the official government “Coronavirus Australia” app in the Apple App Store or Google Play, or join the official government WhatsApp channel on Apple or Android.
- Coronavirus (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions
Virus mapping sites:
COVID-19 Near Me 2021 is an unofficial website based on open data (CC-BY) and other official sources.
Information, assistance and resources for Businesses
It is mandatory for every Victorian business to have a COVIDSafe Plan. For a full guide, visit the COVIDSafe Plan page.
Guidance and frequently asked questions for different sectors. Visit the Coronavirus website.
We want to make it as easy as possible for businesses to welcome the community safely back to the cafes and restaurants we know and love. Find out more on the Outdoor Dining page.
Business Grants and Assistance
Please monitor the Business Grants and Assistance page and sign up to our business newsletter, Talking Business for future opportunities.
Great Bites Open for Business
We've compiled a list of businesses which are still offering Great Bites via takeaway. If you are a local business that's still operating in some way, please visit the Great Bites Open for Business page to find out how to promote your food business.