Bird-flu outbreaks worsens, NSW egg farm in quarantine

By Cassandra Morgan and Alex Mitchell
June 20 2024 - 6:17am
A quarantine zone following the outbreak of the H7N3 strain of bird flu in Victoria's central west. (HANDOUT/DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE ACTION)
A quarantine zone following the outbreak of the H7N3 strain of bird flu in Victoria's central west. (HANDOUT/DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE ACTION)

Australia's bird-flu outbreak has worsened and edging closer to the Hunter, with a strain of the disease detected on a NSW egg farm after being found on seven properties in Victoria.

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