The WA State Government's Department of Health is the lead agency in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Shire of Broome is acutely aware that residents will look to us to provide information and updates and will provide updates that are considered in the public interest, however, due to the complexity of the current State Government orders and the rapidly changing situation, Shire of Broome residents and visitors should refer to the State Government’s Department of Health.
The Department of Health website provides many resources including latest updates, current health advice, current restrictions, vaccination information and more: https://www.wa.gov.au/government/covid-19-coronavirus
The Department of Health can also be contacted by telephone:
- 13COVID (13 26843)
- Interstate Callers: 1800 595 206
- International Callers: +61 8 9118 3100
Further resources including vaccination and testing resources are also available at the Federal Government’s Department of Health COVID19 web site: https://www.health.gov.au/
The page here will be updated regularly with the latest information relevant to Broome and the wider West Kimberley region.