Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) MANINGRIDA Update

There are currently no suspected cases of COVID-19 in Maningrida.

Residents should stay alert but can carry on with their normal activities.


The two fishermen who were on the same flight as the 52-year-old man with a confirmed COVID-19 infection from the QF840 flight from Sydney on Tuesday remain well and pose no risk to the community.

There is 1 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Territory as at today – this person is located in Darwin. There are no other confirmed cases anywhere else in the Territory.


The most important thing for everyone to remember is to maintain hygiene by:

- Washing your hands

- Avoid shaking hands with people who may be unwell

- Stay at a distance of 1.5 m away from someone who is unwell

- Coughing or sneezing into your elbow

- Don’t go to crowded places if you’re unwell.


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