Wouldn’t wish it on anyone: Dubbo Aboriginal man’s COVID-19 ordeal
[Lindy Kerin and Jodan Perry, SBS]
Popular Gumbaynggir musician Michael Donovan was hesitant about getting the COVID-19 vaccine – until he got the virus this week. He says the illness is real, and scary.
Aboriginal children make up 40% of western NSW Covid cases
[Lorena Allam, The Guardian]
The “vast majority” of Covid cases in western New South Wales are among Aboriginal people, and 40% are in largely unvaccinated Aboriginal children aged between 10 and 19 years old, according to the western NSW local health district.