Coronavirus vaccine rollout recalibration begins as phase 1a remains unfinished

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated April 20 2021 - 9:11pm, first published 8:30am
Health Minister Greg Hunt said there a "strong uptake" of the vaccine from the over-50s cohort. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Efforts to speed up the COVID-19 vaccine rollout with a new military face still have no timetable for completing vaccinations of the most vulnerable and urgent groups in phases 1a and 1b.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to political journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections in two countries, Defence, public service and international governance.