Murray Olds: Australia plans to end lockdowns at 70-80% vaccination

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Tue, 24 Aug 2021, 5:44PM
Queensland Police stop vehicles on the Queensland border August 20 (Photo / Getty)
Queensland Police stop vehicles on the Queensland border August 20 (Photo / Getty)

Murray Olds: Australia plans to end lockdowns at 70-80% vaccination

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 24 Aug 2021, 5:44PM

Australia's pushing ahead with plans to end lockdowns once 70-80% of the eligible population is vaccinated.

Doherty Institute research says reopening the country will be safe when they hit that target.

Australian correspondent Murray Olds says the findings are telling.

New South Wales has 753 new local cases today, Victoria has 50, the A.C.T 30 and Queensland 2.

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