When to get immunised

The National Immunisation Program lists a number of vaccinations that should be received from birth to adulthood.

Visit the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and the Sharing Knowledge about Immunisation (SKAI) to understand what vaccinations you should receive and when.

Vaccinations we offer

Free vaccinations

As part of the National Immunisation Program, we offer free vaccinations to the following:

  • Children 0 to 5 years
  • Secondary school students (years 7 and 10)
  • Catch up vaccinations for anyone aged 0 to 19 years
  • Whooping cough (Boostrix) vaccine for new parents
  • Pneumococcal for adults over 65 years of age
  • Influenza for pregnant women, children under 5 years old and adults over 65 years of age
     

Paid vaccinations

We offer the following paid vaccinations:

  • Hepatitis B (3 dose course)
  • Hepatitis A (2 dose course)
  • Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B (3 dose course)
  • Influenza (seasonal)
  • Chickenpox
  • Measles, Mumps and Rubella
  • Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis
  • Influenza for those between 5 and 65 years of age.
     


Influenza vaccine

We offer the influenza vaccination to those within and outside of Manningham.

As part of the National Immunisation Program, the influenza vaccination is free for pregnant women, children under five and adults over 65 years of age, Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders aged six months or older, and residents of nursing homes.

Vaccinations we don't offer

Please see your local GP to receive the following vaccinations:

  • Travel vaccinations
  • Shingles
  • BCG – Tuberculosis

School immunisation sessions

We visit all schools in Manningham to deliver free vaccinations to school students in year 7 and 10, under the National Immunisation Program schedule.

For further information about the vaccination program, please contact your child’s school.

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