21 Jul 2021

Covid-19: Vaccination campaign heads to remote reaches

From Morning Report, 7:55 am on 21 July 2021

The Covid-19 vaccination campaign is working its way up one of the most remote reaches of the North Island.

The settlements of the Whanganui River Valley were sealed off by local iwi during lockdown last year, and now the Pfizer vaccine has arrived.

As Jamie Tahana found as he travelled up the awa, there's some work to do to overcome hesitancy about the injections.