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Queensland COVID outbreak is starting to spark some panic. Today, the state recorded 16 new locally acquired cases, with the majority of them being students and teachers from schools. Throughout the pandemic, Younger people and children have struggled to access the vaccine, but that might be about to change, with modellers now considering if they should prioritise the vaccination of vulnerable children, as well as HSC students.

Produced By: Andrew Herlinger

Featured In Story: Catherine Bennett, the Chair of Epidemiology at Deakin University

First aired on The Wire, Tuesday 3 August 2021