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Influenza Vaccinations Available - Message from Dr San Clarke

Saturday 4 April 2020

Lord Howe Island Family Practice


Friday 3rd April 2020

Dear Lord Howe Islanders,

COVID-19 Message from Tanya Plibersek MP

Saturday 4 April 2020


COVID-19 Travel and Shipping information 2 April 2020

Saturday 4 April 2020

Intent to travel

If you plan to travel off island, it is important to confirm your plans with Constable Heath Roberts before booking.

COVID-19 Q&A Dr San Clarke 2 April 2020

Saturday 4 April 2020


Dear Lord Howe Islanders,

There seems to be an elephant in the room, so let’s talk about it.

Last week, a person passed through Lord Howe, stopping in at the airport, and needed to spend 20 minutes or so conducting routine business in the presence of a resident whilst out at the airport.

COVID-19 Update Public Health Order 31 March 2020

Tuesday 31 March 2020

Public Health (COVID-19 Restrictions on Gathering and Movement) Order 2020

In the interest of public health and in an effort to stem the continued spread of COVID-19 the NSW government have enacted a new, more stringent Public Health Order as of 31st March 2020.

COVID-19 Update on Board Services 31 March 2020

Tuesday 31 March 2020


A number of changes are required at the waste management facility due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 public health measures.

COVID-19 Update 30 March 2020

Monday 30 March 2020

Application process for travel to Lord Howe Island

A process is being established in order to provide certainty to those intending to travel to Lord Howe Island as well as to the airlines, with regard to whether someone has approval to travel to Lord Howe during the period of the Public Health Order.

COVID-19 Update with regard to Travel 27 March 2020

Monday 30 March 2020

Travelling to Lord Howe Island following the Public Health Order enacted 5am Sunday 22nd March 2020.

At this stage we have three categories of people named in the Order:

COVID-19 Update 26 March 2020

Thursday 26 March 2020

Lord Howe Island has joined the world in its efforts to suppress the overwhelming spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Cleaning Protocols

Wednesday 25 March 2020

In response to community enquiries regarding best practice cleaning methods to limit the spread of viral infections, the following information has been provided by NSW Health. It is understood that not all the products mentioned below may be available to you.