Australia’s troubled coronavirus vaccine rollout moves into a new phase today with more Australians now able to receive a COVID shot.
From this morning, the AstraZeneca vaccine will be offered to anyone aged over 50.
Thousands have booked places to receive their shots at large vaccination hubs.
But it’s a different story in New South Wales, with large state government clinics there not open to over 50s for another three weeks.
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