Scott Morrison’s response to Omicron is a spectacular stuff-up

He's taken Australia on a bus tour from hell
Michelle Grattan AO
Scott Morrison
Scott Morrison. Photo: AAP.

Australia’s journey through Omicron is like the bus tour from hell. Steering awry, seat belts forgotten or not working, and the driver’s patter wearing thin with stressed passengers.

Eventually, we’ll see the back of the boggy ground on this outback track — but in worse shape and at higher cost than the Morrison Government was suggesting only weeks ago.