Hygiene protocols for Inskip Peninsula

Category:
Other
Applies:
1 February to 30 June 2022
Published:
1 February 2022 8:47am
Updated:
28 March 2022 11:40am
ID:
21650

This alert applies to the following park:

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) is reinforcing the need for campers to maintain the highest of personal hygiene standards whilst camping in the Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area.

Queensland Health have provided expert advice on this issue and recommended QPWS advise all visitors to maintain high personal hygiene, including washing hands frequently with soap and water, particularly after visiting the toilet, and when preparing food and before eating.

For the health and wellbeing of our park visitors and staff, and to limit the spread of illness visitors are recommended to:

  • Wash hands often with soap and water, if this isn’t possible use an alcohol-based hand sanitiser before preparing food, eating and after going to the toilet.
  • Ensure all campers have a personal towel for hand drying.
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes with your elbow or a tissue.
  • Ensure your campsite is located away from other tents.
  • Where possible, bring your own portable toilet.
  • Keep your rubbish secure and dispose in bins provided or take home.
  • Stay at home if you or any members of your group are unwell.
  • Keep a personal supply of drinking and washing water during your stay. 

Check Park Alerts regularly for updates on current park conditions.

 

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