16th August: Darwin & Katherine lockdown

Notice text: 

Darwin & Katherine lockdown

From 12:01pm today (16/8/2021) for 72 hours, Darwin and surrounbding areas, and Katherine, are in lockdown due to a local COVID-19 case.

Residents can only leave home for these reasons:

  1. Medical treatment, including COVID testing or vaccination
  2. For essential goods and services, like groceries and medications
  3. For work that is considered essential
  4. For one hour of outdoor exercise a day within 5 km from your home with one other person or people from your house
  5. To provide care and support to a family member or person who cannot support them

For further details, see the notice attachment.

For lockdown details, see https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/stay-safe/covid-19-lockdown-restrictions-in-place.

For Exposure site details, see https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/stay-safe/case-location-alerts-and-public-exposure-sites.


Department of the Chief Minister and Cabinet, Northern Territory Government

Date of notice or action: 
Monday, 16 August, 2021