TGA issues warning to pub offering free beers to vaccinated patrons

However Scott Morrison has asked the watchdog to review its ban on offering booze as vaccination inducements

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has backed handing out free booze to those administered COVID-19 vaccines, labelling the TGA’s latest crackdown on a pub “a bit heavy-handed”.

Publican Tom Streater
Publican Tom Streater.

The Prince Alfred Hotel in Port Melbourne ran a ‘free pots for shots’ offer last week before being told by the watchdog on Tuesday to stop because the promotion wasn’t legal.