Confirmed COVID19 cases in our community

23 March 2020

This page lists appropriate details of COVID-19 cases in the ANU community. 

As with anyone who is sick, we will respect each individual's privacy. 

If you feel you have symptoms of COVID-19 please follow the advice outlined by ACT Health (here: https://www.health.act.gov.au/about-our-health-system/novel-coronavirus-covid-19).

You should also inform the Community Wellbeing Team immediately on communitywellbeing@anu.edu.au or +61 2 6125 3346 during business hours.

Managers who are aware of a COVID-19 case in their area must notify the Community Wellbeing Team immediately.

For urgent or life-threatening situations, please continue to call 000 in the first instance, and then ANU Security on +61 2 6125 2249.  

CASES

Total number of cases: 6

27 March 2020

Who: ANU student
Where: Interstate (NSW)
Type: Close contact with confirmed case
Condition: Self-isolating under directions of NSW health authorities.
Actions: Contact tracing has taken place.
Further details: Student has not travelled to ANU campus.

 

25 March 2020

Who: ANU student
Where: ACT
Type: Returning traveller
Condition: Self-isolating under directions of ACT health authorities.
Actions: Contact tracing has taken place.
Further details: Student has not travelled to ANU campus.

 

23 March 2020

Who: ANU student 
Where: Interstate (NSW) 
Type: Returning traveller 
Condition: Self-isolating under directions of NSW health authorities. 
Actions: Contact tracing has taken place. 
Further details: Student has not travellend to ANU campus or ACT. 
 

22 March 2020

Who: ANU staff member
Where: Crawford School
Type: Returning traveller
Condition: Self-isolating under direction of ACT Health
Actions: Area deep cleaned as per ACT Health Guidelines. Contact tracing has been carried out. A handful of other staff are self-isolating under the direction of ACT Health.
Further details: No contact with students.

20 March 2020

Who: ANU student
Where: Interstate (QLD)
Type: Returning traveller
Condition: Self-isolating under directions of QLD health authorities.
Actions: Contact tracing has taken place.
Further details: Student has not travelled to ANU campus or ACT.

20 March 2020

Who: ANU student
Where: Interstate (NSW)
Type: Returning traveller
Condition: Self-isolating under directions of NSW health authorities.
Actions: Contact tracing has taken place.
Further details: Student has not travelled to ANU campus or ACT.