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Please do not travel if you are feeling sick and arrange to be tested for Coronavirus (Covid-19).

All persons entering Queensland (including Queensland residents) are required to complete a Queensland Border Declaration Pass prior to entering. This form can also be collected from your airline's check-in counter at our airport.

We understand the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic may be causing some people to think more carefully about travel safety.

To help you feel more at ease on your journey through Newcastle Airport, we’ve implemented a number of additional health and safety practices.

More cleaning services – we’ve increased the number of disinfectant wipe downs of surfaces, objects and key touch points within the terminal.

More hand sanitiser – additional hand sanitiser stations have been placed throughout the terminal, including check in, Departures and Arrivals.

More signage - we’ve added more signage in and around the terminal, keeping passengers informed of essential hygiene practices, including what to do if you are feeling unwell.

More fresh air - most of our air conditioning systems throughout the terminal are using fresh air, not recycled.

More training - additional training of airport precinct staff has been undertaken to enable them to isolate and escalate any potential COVID-19 cases, which may present at the airport.

We’re also working closely with our retailers and contractors to ensure they are consistently adhering to the Government’s advice around hygiene and social/physical distancing measures.

 

How you can help reduce the risks

Our passengers can help reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission by applying good hygiene practices and keeping the recommended distance from others.

When you are travelling through our airport please practice the following:

  • making sure you clean your hands thoroughly for at least 20 seconds with soap and water, or an alcohol-based hand rub;
  • cover your nose and mouth when coughing and sneezing with a tissue or a flexed elbow; and
  • avoiding close contact with anyone with cold or flu-like symptoms.

Make sure you stay at home if you are sick and arrange to be tested for Coronavirus (Covid-19).

For access to more information about Newcastle Airport’s response to Coronavirus (Covid-19) please contact us, or alternatively visit the following government websites.

Learn more about the Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Coronavirus (Covid-19) has significantly impacted Newcastle Airport’s flight schedule. For an up-to-date flight schedule, please view our flight Arrivals or Departures.

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