NSW vaccination blitz for Year 12s, Victoria opens first drive-through vaccine clinic | ABC News

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0:00 – Lockdown hardship continues for millions in NSW and Far North Queensland.

0:54 – Residents of 12 suburbs in Sydney’s west wake to stricter COVID rules as the NSW vaccination blitz shifts to Year 12 students.

2:55 – Australia’s first drive through vaccination hub opens in Melbourne today.

4:25 – South East Queensland lockdown lifts, but restrictions remain in place.

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