In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Australian States and Territories have also announced their economic stimulus packages this week in order to help protect jobs and health of the community in their own State / Territory, in addition to those announced by the federal government last week.
On 17 March 2020, the NSW government announced its economic stimulus package and health boost.
On 20 March 2020, the ACT government announced the first tranche of its multi-stage economic stimulus package
On 18 March 2020, the ACT government announced a $65 million stimulus package.
On 17 March 2020, the QLD government announced a suite of initiatives to support businesses and industries.
SA Stimulus Package
On 11 March 2020, the South Australia government announced an economic stimulus package worth $350 million.
TAS Stimulus Package
On 17 March 2020, the Tasmanian government released a $420 million stimulus package.
VIC Stimulus Package
While the Victoria premier is yet to announce any stimulus package, the Melbourne City Council passed on the following measures.
On 16 March 2020, the Western Australia government announced a $607 million economic stimulus package.