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Why has my child’s vaccination been cancelled? We’re reliant on overseas supply and a complex logistics network

This piece was authored by Associate Professor Archa Fox from the University of Western Australia and first published by The Conversation. Reports of GPs cancelling or postponing COVID vaccine appointments for 5-11 year olds are piling up, with desperate parents expressing anger and fear about how their as-yet unvaccinated children will fare as Omicron case numbers explode. Just received this from GP in Brisbane. Booking was originally for Monday 10th. Very grateful they rebooked instead of cancelled. pic.twitter.com/zzCQdjmFrJ — Marie Muir (@mkm998) January 7, 2022 Federal COVID-19 Task Force Commander Lieutenant General John Frewen said on Monday: Supply isn’t the issue; we’ve got enough vaccines. The real…