The COVID-19 vaccine rollout began in Canberra, with the first doses of Pfizer arriving and appointments quickly snapped up by frontline health care workers. About 4000 people were set to be vaccinated as part of the first stage.
The ACT Brumbies rolled into the new season, bringing hope of an Australian rugby revival after a promising 2020 season.
Also rolling back out was Canberra's cult figure Skywhale, who returned to the skies with new hot air balloon companion Skywhalepapa.
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