Information about Ebola virus disease (Ebola), outbreaks and preparedness.

Page last updated: 29 June 2015

The Australian Government recognises the critical medical, social and economic situation facing West African countries affected by the Ebola outbreak and shares the international community’s deep concerns.

The Government’s first priority is the safety and security of Australians.

With the continuing risk of the spread of Ebola, enhanced screening for Ebola has been put in place to protect the health of the Australian people.

Find out how the Australian Government is taking action to protect Australia from Ebola, in partnership with the States and Territories.

Information for the Public

Information For Travellers

Information For Health Professionals

Information for GPs

Information for Humanitarian Workers

Current Situation

List of Affected Countries