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Australians are getting vaccinated in China. But will their jabs be recognised here or will they have to get a second round of shots? – ABC News

Some Australians are getting their COVID-19 vaccine in China. But as Australia hasn’t approved the Sinopharm or Sinovac jabs, there are lingering questions over…

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Australian businesswoman Hannah has booked in for her second dose of the COVID-19 jab this week  but she is not getting one of the vaccines approved for use in Australia.
Key points:

  • Two of China’s vaccines are being reviewed by the WHO 
  • Australia has so far only approved the Pfizer and AstraZeneca jabs 
  • There are lingering questions about what it means for Australians getting vaccinated overseas 

Instead, she will be immunised with China’s Sinovac vaccine.
Chinese-made vaccines have only been available…

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