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Is it True?

You may have many questions about COVID-19 vaccines. To keep everyone safe, make sure that the information you’re reading, listening to and sharing is from a credible source. Visit the ‘Is it true?’ page on health.gov.au to get the most up to date information. 

Protection from Covid-19 through vaccines

Getting the vaccine helps protect you, your community and your loved ones from getting severe COVID-19 sickness. Vaccines work by training your body to recognise and fight the virus that causes COVID-19.  Both COVID-19 vaccines show they are very good at protecting against severe illness and death. 

Covid-19 Vaccines are safe

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) assesses all COVID-19 vaccines for quality, safety and effectiveness. In Australia, all vaccines go through this process before they can be used. COVID-19 vaccines prevent serious illness and death and help to protect you, your family, and your community. Visit the ‘Is it true’ page on health.gov.au to get the …

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An update on Australia’s COVID-19 vaccines

Free, safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines will help protect our community from COVID-19. A staged rollout of the vaccines will commence in February 2021. The Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine will be managed through 30 to 50 key hospitals across urban, regional and rural Australia. Provisional approval of the University of Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is currently expected …

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