University of Newcastle public health physician Craig Dalton says it's 'crazy' to think the Tokyo Olympics will be COVID-safe

Gabriel Fowler
By Gabriel Fowler
Updated July 18 2021 - 9:54pm, first published 7:00pm
MASKS ON: Australian athletes after arriving at Narita airport in Tokyo, Japan, on the weekend. Picture: AAP

CLAIMS of a COVID-19-safe Tokyo Olympics are at best "an aspirational goal' and at worst a cynical public relations platform, says Newcastle-based public health physical Dr Craig Dalton.

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad
Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler

Journalist

A Walkley-award winning journalist with 20 years experience, Gabriel writes for the Newcastle Herald across a range of areas and issues including social justice & community welfare, crime/court reporting, health, human interest.