Health authorities fear Wilcannia funeral could be a ‘major’ COVID event as NSW Far West cases climb
[Jonathon Poulson, Bension Siebert and Callum Marshall, ABC]
A mother and a father who attended the funeral and their two-year-old child from the same household in Wilcannia have tested positive for the virus.
Indigenous Victorians leading the country in vaccination rates
[Rhiannon Stevens and Charlotte King, ABC]
According to data released by the federal government this week, more than 50 per cent of Victoria's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population eligible for a vaccine has received a first dose and around 30 per cent is fully vaccinated.