COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates
This page is dedicated to providing the Hornsby Shire community with relevant information regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We will keep it updated as new information becomes available.
For more information on COVID-19, including the latest updates, alerts and resources, please see Find the Facts.
Council is mindful of growing community concern about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and takes these concerns seriously. The safety of our residents and staff is our first and foremost priority.
Find out what you can do to look after yourself and others within the current COVID-19 situation.
Council is aware that the community looks to it for leadership in times of crisis and the Hornsby Helps Support Package seeks to both ease the pain and build support around vulnerable communities and businesses.
We’re working to ensure our community stays connected and gets the services they need.
Support for the local business community, information on how to access advice, financial support and practical resources.
In line with state and federal government advice, Council has changed or put on hold a number of services we provide to the community.
In line with state and federal government advice, Council has changed or put on hold a number of facilities we provide to the community.
In line with state and federal government advice, Council has changed or put on hold a number of our community events, programs and activities.
Events taking place between now and 30 April have been cancelled.
Keep up to date with the latest media releases from Council in response to COVID-19.
Twitter – COVID-19 Updates
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Good Hygiene Practices
Wash your hands
- After coughing, sneezing or blowing your nose, wash you hands with soap and water
- Use alcohol-based hand cleansers if you do not have access to soap and water
Cover your cough
- When coughing or sneezing, use a tissue to cover your nose and mouth
- Dispose of tissue afterwards
- If you don't have a tissue, cough or sneeze into your elbow