Defence personnel will be vaccinated before Olympics trip to Indigenous towns

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated July 18 2021 - 7:17am, first published 7:00am
The Royal Australian Air Force will send only vaccinated personnel to the remote Far North Queensland Indigenous communities. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

All Air Force personnel heading to remote Indigenous communities in Far North Queensland to bring the Olympic spirit will be COVID-19 vaccinated, a Defence spokesperson has confirmed.

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Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes

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Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.

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