Hendra Virus

We have collected some good information together to answer questions that you may have about Hendra Virus.

Information sheets:

Hendra Virus Information for Horse Owners – Great information from QLD DPI on Hendra Virus for Horse owners including signs and prevention

Myth Busting Hendra – for some answers to common misconceptions about Hendra Virus and the Hendra vaccine

Web Links:

NSW DPI Page – collection of information about Hendra Virus

Health for Horses – a website by Zoetis (the makers of the Hendra Virus Vaccine – Equivac HeV)

Below is a map of the distribution of bat species that the Hendra Virus has been detected in (recently provided by Zoetis)

Map of bat species distribution

Map of bat species distribution