Half have boost jab
A MAJORITY of Loddon residents have now had their COVID-19 booster vaccine.
Expansion of eligibility for the third jab was brought forward over the past month with more than 50 per cent of residents 12 and over rolling up their sleeves.
But latest data shows vaccination of children aged between five and 11 is lagging in some local communities.
State Government figures last week had half the Loddon postcodes with a vaccination rate under 45 per cent, some at just 25 per cent.
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