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  • Health warning following increase in Cryptosporidiosis notifications

    The Department of Health is urging people who have had diarrhoea not to enter any aquatic facility (including swimming pool, spa, spray park/interactive water feature) until at least two weeks after they have fully recovered.
  • Algal bloom update #5 - extension to Middle Swan

    The Department of Health’s algal bloom warning for the Swan and Canning river systems remains in place and continues to extend into the upper reaches of the Swan.
  • Chief Health Officer statement COVID-19 update #6

    As confirmed earlier today, a Western Australian resident, who was a Diamond Princess evacuee and who has tested positive for COVID-19, is being airlifted from the Northern Territory to Western Australia for treatment.
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