Experts confident Australia will have enough doses to vaccinate the population by the end of the year

Monday’s national cabinet meeting, where state and territory leaders met with the Prime Minister, was heavily focussed on the state of the COVID-19 vaccination rollout.

With Victoria emerging from its fourth lockdown since the start of the pandemic, NSW battling to contain the latest outbreak, an alarming new case in Queensland and the AstraZeneca vaccine now only being recommended for people over the age of 60, the vaccination of the citizenry is in sharp focus.

At Monday’s meeting Lieutenant-General John Frewen, head of Operation Covid Shield, outlined the planning for the vaccine rollout to the end of the year.

Today on Please Explain, federal political reporter Rachel Clun joins Nathanael Cooper to discuss what we learnt from Monday’s national cabinet meeting.

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