The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced a scam watch to crack down on illicit schemes to exploit community anxiety about Coronavirus including the promotion of bogus products and services. See more at:
- Scamwatch information on COVID-19 scams
- Australian Consumer Law (ACL) and COVID-19
- ACCC Media Release dated 18 March, Advice on event and travel cancellations due to COVID-19
Right now, rather than just focusing on “social distancing”, we need to practice “physical distancing” while remaining socially connected! It has been reassuring to see so many people in the Canberra community looking at community responses to organise everything from grocery delivery, to group phone-calls to fight loneliness. You can volunteer or reach out for support in the community and … Read more
At this time, the flu vaccine is more important than ever! Please ensure you get your shot.