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A few more bits and pieces from that NSW press conference:

NSW health minister Brad Hazzard has absolutely slammed people who are not wearing masks in the state, saying those who do not do so are “kidding themselves” and should have “the full weight of the law thrown at them”.

I just say this, wearing a mask is absolutely the fourth line of defence. We talked about the various lines of defence that we have.

Wearing a mask is something we should all be doing if it’s within the environment that’s been laid down by the public health orders.

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