Health Alerts

View public health alerts issued by the Queensland Health Communicable Diseases Unit, the Metro North Hospital and Health Service Public Health Unit or the Federal Government of Health. 

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Health alerts are stored on this page for three months only.

27 March 2018 - Measles alert for Brisbane

Metro North Public Health Unit has been notified of a confirmed case of measles in a Brisbane northside resident.

20 March 2018 - Measles alert for Brisbane

A case of measles with possible contacts around Brisbane and the Gold Coast was diagnosed over the weekend of 17 and 18 March. 

6 March 2018 - Measles alert for Brisbane

A case of measles with possible contacts around Brisbane was diagnosed over the weekend.


9 March 2017 - TGA statement regarding Zostavax

The Therapeutic Goods Administration has recently published information about Zostavax. The TGA's statement can be found at www.tga.gov.au/alert/zostavax-vaccine. For more information please contact the Therapeutic Goods Administration.