Where is Dr Chant? Alarm at chief health officer’s no-show at Govt media briefing

The new NSW premier was revealing his controversial plans to accelerate the easing of lockdown restrictions

One of Australia's top epidemiologist has expressed “shock” at the absence of the NSW chief health officer at a government press briefing revealing plans to dramatically ease COVID-19 lockdown restrictions.

Dr Kerry Chant.

Professor Marylouise McLaws also says she's “disappointed” at a suggestion the government may not continue to provide daily COVID-19 case numbers. 

Her comments came