From the article.
“Some Aboriginal communities’ sociocultural practices may place them at higher risk of transmission because they involve mobilisation and participation in communal cultural activities,” the health document said.
Despite repeated warnings over more than a year, a COVID-19 outbreak took hold in Wilcannia in August.
Many were unable to isolate because of overcrowded housing.
Authorities in New South Wales eventually sent in a fleet of motorhomes, but not before the town’s outbreak became the worst per capita in Australia.