Sumary of Low-vaxxed WA regions could be closed off:
- Michael RamseyAAPCamera IconMark McGowan says local restrictions could be used in poorly vaccinated regions like the Pilbara.
- But Premier Mark McGowan says localised restrictions could be introduced in regions such as the Pilbara unless the take-up improves.
- “Those regions that aren’t at high levels of vaccination, we’ll have to put in place special rules around them,” Mr McGowan told reporters in Karratha on Friday.
- The government has also launched a five-week community blitz aimed at boosting vaccination rates among Aboriginal people across the state.