Canberra's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community hit hard by COVID-19

Miriam Webber
Lucy Bladen
Updated November 2 2021 - 8:11pm, first published 1:30pm
Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service chief executive Julie Tongs with Health Minister Rachel Stephen-Smith. Picture: Elesa Kurtz
Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service chief executive Julie Tongs with Health Minister Rachel Stephen-Smith. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Children in the ACT's Indigenous community have been disproportionately affected by the territory's COVID-19 outbreak, health authorities have revealed.

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Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

Public service and politics reporter

I report on the public service and politics for the Canberra Times. Reach me at miriam.webber@canberratimes.com.au

Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email: l.bladen@canberratimes.com.au

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