Seasonal Flu Vaccines

The 2021 Government Funded seasonal flu vaccine is now available.

The Government Funded vaccine is free for the following patients:

  • all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people;

  • all children aged 6 months to less than 5 years;

  • all individuals aged 5 years and over with medical risk conditions namely:

            o  cardiac disease, including cyanotic congenital heart              

                 disease, coronary artery disease and congestive heart 


            o  chronic respiratory conditions, including suppurative  

                 lung disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 

                 and severe asthma;

            o  other chronic illnesses requiring regular medical follow   

                 up or hospitalisation in the previous year, including 

                 diabetes mellitus, chronic metabolic diseases, chronic 

                 renal failure, and haemoglobinopathies;

            o  chronic neurological conditions that impact on 

                 respiratory function, including multiple sclerosis, spinal  

                 cord injuries, and seizure disorders;

            o  impaired immunity, including HIV, malignancy and 

                 chronic steroid use;

            o  children aged 6 months to 10 years on long term           

                  aspirin therapy;

  • pregnant women;

  • people aged 65 years and over (vaccine that is specifically designed to produce a higher immune response is available for this group).

Private Flu Vaccines

Private Flu Vaccines are also available for $20.

If you have any questions or other health concerns, please make a separate appointment with your doctor.

Flu Vaccines and COVID-19 Vaccines

Please allow one week in between receiving your flu vaccine and COVID-19 vaccines.

You can make an appointment via our website or by calling reception on 7910 8558.