How Canberra is working to avoid a repeat of the Queensland COVID-19 vaccine bungle

Cassandra Morgan
By Cassandra Morgan
Updated February 25 2021 - 7:12am, first published 5:30am
Maddy Williams, 22, who on Monday became the first person in the ACT to get a COVID-19 vaccine. Picture: Keegan Carroll

When construction started on the $23 million Garran Surge Centre in April, authorities intended it would operate as a COVID-19 emergency overflow department.

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Cassandra Morgan

Cassandra Morgan

Canberra Times health reporter

It has never been more important for Canberrans to be able to access reliable and accurate information about health. As The Canberra Times’ health reporter, I am committed to ensuring our readers have access to this. I, like many in the territory, have family members who work in the sector. Although providing comprehensive coverage on the coronavirus pandemic is obviously my number one priority, I aim to frequently shed light on the fantastic work our frontline professionals do, as well as the challenges they face. Email me tips and story ideas at: c.morgan@canberratimes.com.au.

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