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Olympians, Paralympians to be offered COVID jabs before games – NEWS.com.au

Olympians, Paralympians to be offered COVID jabs before games

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Australian competitors in the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics will be given access to coronavirus vaccines before they depart, meaning some may jump the original national rollout queue.The Olympics begin in late July, with the Paralympics following a month later, and most athletes would not have had their jab until later this year under the previous, stalled rollout plan.
But in a joint statement on Tuesday, Senator Richard Colbeck and Health Minister Greg Hunt said the competitors and their support…

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