Covid recovery policy should be driven by science: survey

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
August 11 2021 - 2:00pm
Misha Schubert said it was heartening how Australians were reassured by the powerful contribution science and our scientists have made. Picture: Supplied

Australians overwhelmingly believe that science should drive policy decisions, both as the path out of the Covid pandemic and for the country's economic benefit and sustainability.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections, Defence, public service and international governance.