Sumary of Dan blindsided by PM‘s vaccine news:
- Scott Morrison told reporters shortly after 11am Victoria would get 400,000 vaccine doses – including both Moderna and Pfizer jabs – this month as part of a “blitz” to help stem the state’s Delta outbreak.
- ”Mr Morrison said on Sunday there would be an additional one million Moderna doses coming to Australia from the European Union.
- They were secured by Australian diplomats working closely with counterparts at the European Commission and in Sweden and Norway, the Prime Minister’s office said in a press release.
- “I want to thank Moderna for their support to these arrangements, as well as Norway and Sweden who have helped facilitate this deal over the course of these last few weeks,” Mr Morrison told reporters.