Other political leaders have publicised their vaccinations as a way to promote trust in the science.
The president also highlighted the safety of the vaccines and encouraged those who are able to get the shots.
Scott Morrison had repeatedly resisted pressure to expedite its vaccination distribution timetable.
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The 90-year-old made a world first at around 6.45am. Dozens of hubs across the country are now gearing up to start delivering the vaccine.
Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine will be available in the UK from next week.
The potential vaccine won’t be mandatory, but some experts are questioning if “crazy anti-vaxxers” should face travel bans and compulsory labelling.
The world's top men's tennis player said he's "opposed to vaccination" and "wouldn't want to be forced" to get one to resume playing.
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