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COVID-19 CHHHS Information


Stay Safe from COVID-19 in Far North Queensland

Getting tested

Far North Queensland is expecting thousands of visitors over the coming months – drawn to our idyllic attractions, warmer weather and lack of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.

Let’s keep it that way.


It is vital that anyone who has symptoms – no matter how mild - gets tested immediately. Getting tested will help us find any cases in the community as quickly as possible so we can respond to the pandemic.

Fever, Cough, Sore Throat, Funny Nose, Shortness of Breath, Fatigue, Loss of smell/or taste

Testing and fever clinics

Information on local and state wide fever and testing clinics

Checking into our facilities

Checking into our Cairns and Hinterland facilities

Visitor restrictions and visitor hours

Changes to the visiting hours of our local facilities.

Non-urgent surgery and specialist outpatient appointments

Changes to various appointments due to current COVID-19 restrictions

Useful links and resources

Resources around our local and state wide COVID-19 response

Last updated: 5 February 2021

Make FNQ Covid Free

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State-wide COVID information