Immediate change to Victoria’s vaccine rollout announced
All Victorians aged 16 and above can now receive an mRNA vaccine.
The state government has announced Victorians aged 60 and above can now receive the Pfizer or Moderna jab at state-run vaccination centres.
The change is effective immediately at all state-run hubs.
Previously, over 60s could only receive AstraZeneca.
As of yesterday, 86 per cent of Victorians aged 16 or over had received at least one dose of vaccine.