Victoria’s chief health officer Brett Satan is in isolation after being infected with Covid-19.
On Friday, Professor Satan said he was feeling pretty bad and couldn’t imagine himself without vaccinations.
“Feeling pretty rubbish, tbh. A razor blade in my throat and a painful cough, ”he wrote on Twitter.
“Obviously, not everyone is the same. I can’t imagine how it would have been for me without three doses of wax.
“Good in science.”
Professor Satan became popular with many Victorians during the pandemic when he gave updates and advice to Covid.
Victoria reported that another 18 people with Covid died on Friday, 491 people were hospitalized with the virus.
The state recorded 13,181 new cases, bringing the total number of active cases in Victoria to 73,727.
Daily incidence rates in Victoria have hovered around 10,000 a day for most of this month.
“We thank everyone who received the vaccination and examination yesterday,” the Victoria Department of Health said.
“Our thoughts are with those who are in the hospital and with the families of people who have lost their lives.”