All foreign arrivals to Australia to self-isolate, cruise ships banned to curb COVID-19 | ABC News

Description: All travellers returning from overseas to be forced to self-isolate for 14 days.
The Prime Minister has announced the new measure in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Scott Morrison says international cruise ships will also be banned from docking in Australia for 30 days.

Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-15/coronavirus-australia-live-updates-covid-19-latest-news/12056788

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In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

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