When to expect COVID jab in Australia

Josh Frydenberg has insisted that Australia’s vaccine rollout is still on track, despite tensions heating up over shortages in Europe. Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has insisted Australia is on track for a February coronavirus vaccine rollout despite worrying shortages overseas. As it stands, Australia has...

Science chief slams vaccine myths

One of Australia’s top scientists has hit back after “significant misunderstandings” about the effectiveness of AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine. Professor John Shine is urging people to be aware of misinformation on social media and instead listen to advice from health departments, chief medical officers and scientists....

Rogue MP quotes doctor from US riots

Rogue Liberal Craig Kelly, under fire for spreading virus conspiracies, has repeatedly cited a doctor who attended last week’s deadly US riot. Rogue Liberal MP Craig Kelly, who is under fire for spreading virus conspiracies on Facebook, has repeatedly quoted a doctor who attended last...

Kelly quoted rioting doctor

Rogue Liberal MP Craig Kelly, who is under fire for spreading virus conspiracies on Facebook, has repeatedly quoted a doctor who attended last week’s deadly US riot. Five people died during an assault on Washington’s Capitol building last week, as pro-Trump supporters attempted to prevent...

Health chief responds to vaccine concerns

Australia’s chief medical officer Paul Kelly has defended the decision to roll out the AstraZeneca vaccine in the wake of concerns about its effectiveness. Infectious diseases experts have joined medics in calling for authorities to halt the rollout in favour of coronavirus vaccines with higher...