Surge in Covid-19 vaccine bookings as more book to get AstraZeneca

By Emily Wheeler
Updated July 27 2021 - 2:50am, first published July 26 2021 - 6:30am
COVID VACCINE: Western NSW LHD said more people are willing to get the AstraZeneca. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCK

There's been a surge in the number of bookings for the Covid-19 jab across Western NSW, with more people willing to get the AstraZeneca and avoid increasing waiting times for the Pfizer vaccine.



Emily Wheeler


I have been a journalist for 15 years, covering regional and rural issues, as well as metropolitan news in Sydney. I began my career at the Daily Liberal newspaper in 2006 where I completed a cadetship before moving to several other areas to broaden my skills. Most recently I was Chief of Staff at 9 News Sydney for 7 years. I moved back to my hometown of Dubbo in 2020, and have enjoyed getting back to my country NSW roots and covering the issues that are important to regional and rural NSW.

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