Australia Covid news live: NSW cases soar to 5,715 cases, one death; Victoria reports 2,005 cases and 10 deaths; Qld 369 cases

Posted by on December 22, 2021 7:57 pm
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Queensland reports record 369 new Covid cases; NSW records 5,715 cases and one death; Victoria records 2,005 cases and 10 deaths as indoor mask mandates return; ACT records 85 cases; Tasmania records 26 cases. Follow all the day’s news live

Covid-19 testing clinics are reducing their openings hours during the Christmas period despite “unprecedented demand” and reports of hours-long wait times in several states.

Guardian Australia analysis shows 77% of the 490 testing sites listed on the NSW Health website on Wednesday will either close or operate on reduced hours through the Christmas and new year period.

Novavax is still going through the approval process. I know they’re getting closer. We’re looking forward to get Novavax into the mix of available vaccines as well. It won’t be until the new year. I don’t know exactly when.

As soon as Novavax is ready to go, we’ll be delighted to get it out there. I know some people have been holding out for Novavax specifically. It will be part of our arsenal and we look forward to helping people access that vaccine if that’s what they want.

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