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
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.