4 August 2019 - Little Donald Peach was fully vaccinated — or so his parents thought after following the government’s official vaccination guidelines.
But in 24 hours he went from being “the happiest boy around” to becoming the latest victim of meningococcal B.
Amazing, playful and the happiest boy around. That was toddler Donald Peach before he was killed in less than 24 hours by the deadly B-strain meningococcal disease.
His parents, Amy and Donald Peach, of Quirindi, south of Tamworth, watched helplessly as their youngest child deteriorated from apparently perfect health two weeks ago.