Biosecurity Queensland manages risks to Queensland's primary industries associated with potentially harmful pests and diseases.
Alphabetical listing of significant animal pests and diseases.
Animal health surveillance
Biosecurity Queensland develops and implements surveillance systems to monitor the health status of Queensland's animal, fish and bee populations.
Control and eradication of specific endemic animal diseases
Emergency animal diseases
Diseases with the potential to severely impact Queensland's economy or lifestyle
Disease overview, guidelines for vets and livestock owners, and information on swill feeding and livestock standstills
Industry alert - Prawn hepatopancreatitis
An alert has been issued to the Queensland aquaculture industry to increase awareness of prawn hepatopancreatitis, an emerging disease in farmed tiger prawns
Johne’s disease management in Queensland
Information about a new risk-based approach for managing Johne's disease.
Diseases that must be reported under legislation
Protect your animals
Feeding restrictions, preventing disease, property planning and risk management
Diseases that can spread from animals to people