Free Vaccines under the National Immunisation Program
Seasonal Influenza Vaccination
The flu vaccination is free at our Council sessions for eligible groups including;
- Children ages 6months to five years;
- People over 65 years;
- Pregnant women;
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and;
- People with increased risk medical conditions.
For those who do not meet the above criteria, please contact your local GP or community pharmacy to book your free vaccine.
The influenza vaccine is available to children from six months of age through to adults. Two doses may be required for children under the age of nine.
For more information on the seasonal flu vaccines for children aged five and under, or information about the National Immunisation Program, go to the Department of Health website. For further enquiries, email the Immunisation Team or call 03 5624 2519.