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Current dengue outbreaks

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Miallo/Port Douglas Outbreak
Start of the outbreak: 8 October 2013
End of the outbreak: 4 April 2014
In total there were 17 confirmed cases of Dengue  Type 3

Cairns/Innisfail Outbreak
Start of the outbreak: 15 December 2013
End of the outbreak: 14 July 2014
In total there were 136 confirmed cases of Dengue Type 1

Townsville Outbreak (West End / Vincent / Bushland Beach / Hermit Park / Hyde Park / Idalia)
Start of the outbreak: 30 January 2014

Charters Towers Outbreak
Start of the outbreak: 9 April 2014

What you can do

It is important to protect yourself and your family when there is a dengue outbreak near your home. Taking the right steps can help stop the spread of dengue.

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Last Updated: 15 July 2014
Last Reviewed: 15 July 2014