Australian bat lyssavirus

Learn more about Australian bat lyssavirus, its risks, and how it is managed.


Disease overview

Australian bat lyssavirus is an animal disease and disorder in Queensland.


Safely manage incidents involving contact between domestic animals and bats.

Your general biosecurity obligation

If you choose to be involved with ABLV or bats, you must know about the risks and how to minimise them

Flying foxes

Learn about flying foxes and how to minimise the spread of disease.

Human health

Signs, symptoms and treatment of ABLV in humans.

Bat health focus group

The group provides advice to government and industry about health issues related to bats.