MONDAY NEWS POST – 3 MAY 2021

­čśĚ ┬áHealth News Phase 2a of Australia’s vaccine program commences today, with all Australians over 50 now eligible to receive an AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine. To book your vaccination, visit https://covid-vaccine.healthdirect.gov.au/eligibility A temporary travel ban between India and Australia starts today, with anyone breaching the rule to face up to five years in prison or heavy…

MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 22 MARCH 2021

­čśĚ ┬áHealth News The NSW vaccine program is underway, with group 1b commencing vaccinations today. To find out when your turn will come, use the Vaccines Eligibility Checker: https://covid-vaccine.healthdirect.gov.au/eligibility The Federal Health Department Secretary believes that international travel may be possible again in 2022, depending on worldwide vaccine rollout! In the meantime, let’s support our…

MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 8 MARCH 2021

It’s International Women’s Day! Let’s #choosetochallenge to help forge a gender equal world. https://www.internationalwomensday.com/ ­čśĚ ┬áHealth News Restrictions in NSW schools have been loosened from today, with parents welcome back on site and no limits on group singing/chanting/recitation, amongst other changes. See https://education.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/advice-for-families for all the details. The NSW vaccine program is underway, with 5…

MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 1 MARCH 2021

­čśĚ ┬áHealth News NSW continues its run of no new community transmission! Restrictions have been eased further, commencing last Friday – see the details here: https://www.nsw.gov.au/media-releases/restrictions-will-be-eased-from-26-february The NSW vaccine program is underway, with 5 regional hubs and 99 regional satellite sites to start opening from 15 March. The initial focus will be on frontline health…