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Flu Program

Maroondah City Council will offer the seasonal influenza vaccine at all the public immunisation sessions at various locations and times within Maroondah. See our Public Immunisation Schedule

Everyone is welcome and no appointment is required.

We will be offering the seasonal influenza vaccine for free to eligible persons listed below :

  • children aged from 6 months to under 5 years old (up to 4 years and 11 months).
  • people aged 65 years and over
  • pregnant women
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 15 years and over
  • people with certain medical risk factors.

Children under 9 years receiving this vaccine for the first time will require 2 doses with at least a 4 week period in between each dose.

You will also need to bring:

  • the completed FREE Influenza Vaccine Consent Form for Infants 6 months to 4 years 11 months
  • child Immunisation Record Book (green book)
  • any previous vaccination history.

Downloads:

Free Influenza Vaccine Consent Form  (docx, 70KB)

Influenza Vaccine Consent Form  (docx, 71KB)

For people not eligible for the free vaccine, the latest quadrivalent flu vaccine can be purchased at a cost of $26. Please bring the completed Influenza Vaccine Consent Form with you.

Flu information 

For more information about the flu, visit the DHHS website or contact Council's immunisation team: 

Related links

Immunisation consent forms
National Immunisation program
Public immunisation sessions

25/05/2018
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