Mark Butler confirms fourth COVID vaccine doses for Australians as young as 30 after updated ATAGI advice

Finn McHugh
Jasper Lindell
Updated July 7 2022 - 6:09pm, first published 5:30pm

Australians as young as 30 will soon receive their fourth COVID-19 vaccine dose, and the federal Health Minister has echoed ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr by claiming the country has "passed the time" for sweeping mask mandates.

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Finn McHugh

Finn McHugh

Federal Political Reporter

Finn McHugh has been federal political reporter for The Canberra Times since July 2021. He joined the Canberra Press Gallery in 2019 where he was executive producer of Sky News's AM Agenda, before joining NCA NewsWire as a federal political reporter. He has previously interned at the Kuwait Times.

Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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