5 August 2021
Flinders University continues to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and we are aligning our actions with advice from the South Australian Government. This page will be updated to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of our community.
Latest information about COVID-19 restrictions can be found on the SA Health website.
If you’re at one of our Northern Territory locations please check local advice from NT Health.
South Australia is currently under Level 2 restrictions, with some additional requirements.
Points to note:
- SA Health advises masks are mandatory in the following settings:
- high risk settings
- Disability/aged care facilities
- Prison or correctional facilities
- Aboriginal community controlled health services
- health care services
- passenger transport services
- public indoor places where face to face interactions occur
- SA Health strongly recommends wearing masks while on South Australian university campuses including in office spaces.
- Please remember that some people may be unable to wear masks due to a medical condition or disability. By wearing a mask, you are helping create a safer environment for those who cannot.
- Density limits are set at 1 person per 2 square metres and people are encouraged to maintain physical distance of 1.5 metres from others.
- If physical distancing cannot be observed, face masks are strongly encouraged.
- Workshops, seminars and tutorials may be offered in person where spacing allows. Check FLO topic sites or contact your topic coordinator for more information.
- Lectures will remain online.
- Teaching spaces will be cleaned daily across all campuses, including Bedford Park, Sturt, Flinders Medical Centre, Tonsley and Victoria Square.
- High traffic areas, College fronts and service points will be cleaned twice a day.
- Loop buses are thoroughly cleaned each day, with hand sanitiser and wipes available for use on the buses.
- General office spaces and toilets will continue to be cleaned as normal.
- Flinders University Sport & Fitness, Oasis and on-campus health services are open with relevant restrictions in place.
- Sports competitions can resume with spectator limits in place.
- 1 person per 2 square metres
- Masks are required for spectators
- Please use QR codes where available on campus and elsewhere.
- Anyone eligible to be vaccinated is strongly urged to do so.
- A 10 person limit applies for private/home gatherings.
- Please follow thorough hand hygiene, and if feeling unwell get COVID tested and stay at home.