COVID-19

COVID-19

What we're doing to help keep you safe

The WA Government has declared a State of Emergency for Western Australia. For updated details, including State of Emergency Declarations and Directions in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus please visit wa.gov.au. Port Hedland International Airport is open for the transportation of people and freight as defined by the WA Government. 

Port Hedland International Airport has actioned measures to support your and our community to help stop the spread. These include; 

  • Hand sanitiser stations across the terminal
  • Public address system reminders about hygiene and social distancing
  • Working with resource companies to support their FIFO travelling workforce
  • Working with airlines to support their travel and health and wellbeing activity
  • More than 300 social distancing stickers applied to seating and queuing areas
  • COVID-19 related signage throughout the terminal
  • International lounge area opened to provide more seating, toilets and floor space 
  • Working closely with WAPOL and other agencies to implement measures under the WA State Emergency Act 
  • Monitoring activity and reminding airport users about social distancing and effective hygiene
  • Removed car park equipment touchpoints and implemented free parking 
  • Collaborating with bus and taxi operators to help them operate effectively and safely
  • Regular communications updates, via web and social media channels
  • Electronic road signage with social distancing and safety reminders 
  • Self-check-in kiosks are turned off to reduce touchpoints
  • Increased cleaning protocols and staffing levels across the airport site
  • Hire car kiosks have relocated outside of the terminal 
  • Protective equipment issued to screening personnel
Our team are working hard to accommodate daily requests and implement operational change. Let us know if you have any questions or concerns, we welcome your feedback.

Health updates

The Australian Government Department of Health - head to Coronavirus (COVID-19) health alert

Healthy WA COVID-19 information

Flight Information

For all flights, schedules and booking information

Head to Qantas 13 13 13

Head to Virgin Australia 13 67 89

Head to Alliance Airlines 1300 780 970

Health and wellbeing - before you travel

Qantas - Travel health and wellbeing and COVID-19 related information Fly Well

Qantaslink - Travel health and wellbeing and COVID-19 related information Fly Well

Virgin Australia - Travel health and wellbeing and COVID-19 related information Prepare to Fly

Alliance Airlines - COVID-19 related information - additional health screening measures in place

For current WA Government Declarations and Directions in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus please visit wa.gov.au

For up to date information on current travel advice, including the Novel coronavirus Head to smartraveller.gov.au

RFDS Response Ready WA

Head to Response Ready for WA 

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