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Queensland deputy prime minister Steven Miles says he believes premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will attend the opening ceremony of the Tokyo olympics tonight.
Miles also said the premier told him she was not offended, after Australian Olympic Committee boss John Coates publicly ordered her to attend the ceremony after previously saying she wouldn’t.
Queensland health minister Yvette D’Ath says Queensland has only vaccinated about one in four of its eligible population.
She said her state ultimately needs to administer 8.5 million doses.