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Updated Easy Read information about masks

With masks now mandatory in Victoria and strongly encouraged in New South Wales, the Australian Government has released updated Easy Read information about wearing a mask during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

It includes information about:

  • who should wear a mask
  • who doesn't need to wear a mask
  • what type of mask you should wear
  • how to wear a mask safely
  • how to take a mask off safely
  • what not to do when you're wearing a mask
  • the other things you need to do to stay safe, like washing your hands.

Original resource

Australian Government Department of Social Services

Coronavirus: Wearing a mask – Easy Read (PDF)

4 August 2020
Applies to all states