It’s that time of year again, and as the weather cools down we are reminded that the dreaded flu season is just around the corner. Every year hundreds of thousands of Australians get vaccinated against the potentially deadly virus – but many still miss out, and for Indigenous kids catching the flu means you’re four times more likely to be hospitalized. This year, the vaccine will be free for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children.

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