Victorian Premier Tells Anti-Vaxxers To 'Please Go Away'

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Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews shared a post on Facebook yesterday detailing a new initiative that has resulted in an extra 500 pharmacists prepared to give flu shots this season.

He had just two rules for anyone wishing to comment on the post: "If you have any questions about this flu shot, please ask away. If you're peddling conspiracies about vaccinations, please go away."

Influenza contributes to 13,500 hospitalisations and 3,000 deaths in Australia every year.

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