Vaccine rollout saved nearly 18,000 lives during NSW Omicron wave

Emily Anderson
Updated April 17 2024 - 2:59pm, first published 12:08pm
New modelling predicts NSW's COVID-19 vaccine rollout saved almost 18,000 lives during the early Omicron era. Picture by Daniel Pockett/AAP PHOTOS
New modelling predicts NSW's COVID-19 vaccine rollout saved almost 18,000 lives during the early Omicron era. Picture by Daniel Pockett/AAP PHOTOS

COVID-19 vaccines likely saved nearly 18,000 lives in NSW during the early Omicron era, a new study has found.

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Emily Anderson

Emily is a reporter for The Daily Advertiser in the Riverina, NSW. Originally from Sydney, Emily has previously worked across Western Sydney and Regional NSW. Making the move to Wagga in February 2024, she is excited to learn the ins and outs of the Riverina. Got a story? Flick an email to emily.anderson@austcommunitymedia.com.au Follow on insta @emilywyanderson

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