COVID-19 disaster payments to be wound back as COVID vaccine targets are met

Miriam Webber
By Miriam Webber
Updated September 29 2021 - 1:14am, first published September 28 2021 - 10:30pm

The federal government's COVID-19 disaster payments will come to an end once states and territories hit 80 per cent vaccination coverage.


Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

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