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In Australia, babies and toddlers could be given a small dose of Moderna Covid jab

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Infants aged six months and infants under five may soon receive a Covid injection.

The Therapeutic Goods Administration has confirmed that it is considering the application Modern distribute the Spikevax vaccine to young children.

The injection is allowed for children aged six and older, but a low-dose vaccine is now being evaluated for young children.

There are currently no approved Covid vaccines for Australian children under the age of five.

Australian regulators have confirmed that they are now evaluating a low dose of Moderna Spikevax for infants and toddlers (photo)

On Friday, the TGA confirmed that it was conducting an evaluation using low-dose Spikevax.

This dose will include 25 micrograms in 0.25 ml of vaccine – that isbelow 50 micrograms in 0.25 ml, which is currently used for children aged 6 to 11 years.

This comes after another weekend full of protests by Australians demanding an end to the vaccine mandate.

The CBD in Sydney and Melbourne was filled with thousands of disgruntled residents, many of whom were holding homemade signs that were destroying vaccination policies.

Protesters again took to the streets of Sydney and Melbourne (pictured) to demand an end to vaccine mandates

Protesters again took to the streets of Sydney and Melbourne (pictured) to demand an end to vaccine mandates

Protesters again took to the streets of Sydney and Melbourne (pictured) to demand an end to vaccine mandates

Leaflets for the rally appeared under banners for organizations including the Australian Freedom Rally, RiseUp Sydney, Millions Marsh, The People's Revolution and Reclaim the Line

Leaflets for the rally appeared under banners for organizations including the Australian Freedom Rally, RiseUp Sydney, Millions Marsh, The People's Revolution and Reclaim the Line

Leaflets for the rally appeared under banners for organizations including the Australian Freedom Rally, RiseUp Sydney, Millions Marsh, The People’s Revolution and Reclaim the Line

One of the protesters raised a banner with the inscription: “Serve the people, no big formation, no state coercion, no bullying by the police.”

Surprisingly, protesters also took the opportunity to urge voters to put major political parties last in the May 21 federal election.

Others were seen chanting near Victoria Police Headquarters.

Saturday’s New Wales, Victoria and Western Australia have the biggest jumping Covid cases.

The NSW registered another 10,954 infections, Victoria recorded 12,160 cases, and the Covid number in the WA increased by 13,162.

LATEST 24-HOUR DATA ABOUT COVID-19:

NSW: 10,954 cases, 19 deaths, 1,377 in hospital, 58 in intensive care

VIC: 12,160 cases, 22 deaths, 524 in hospital, 24 in intensive care

TAS: 925 cases, no deaths, 39 in hospitals, one in intensive care

QLD: 6,130 cases, five deaths, 414 in hospital, 12 in intensive care

ACT: 1001 cases, no deaths, 71 in hospital, five in intensive care

WA: 13,162 cases, 2 deaths, 292 in hospital, 10 in intensive care

NT: 278 cases, no deaths, 18 in hospital, no one in intensive care

SA: 3816 cases, five deaths, 217 in hospitals, 11 in intensive care

 

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