App once dubbed the most important in Australia and our ticket out of lockdown meets sad end as millions are urged to delete it
- The Health Department has decommissioned the COVIDSafe contact app
- Information released last year found it was only used to find 17 close contacts
- It cost taxpayers $9million last September with ongoing $100,000 monthly cost
- The decommissioned comes almost a year after COVIDSafe was last updated
The coronavirus app once dubbed our ticket out of lockdown has met a sad end, as the federal government announces it is wiping the controversial multi-million-dollar COVIDSafe tracking program after just two years.
COVIDSafe users were notified on Tuesday night that the app was being decommissioned and were instructed to delete…