Free Flu Vaccine 2019
During the colder months of the year, the flu virus can spread rapidly. So, it is best to receive the flu vaccine as soon as possible, before winter and the flu season starts. The vaccine can take a few weeks after administration to take effect.
The free flu vaccine is available now* at Our Medical Home medical centres.
- No appointment necessary
- Administered in our medical centre
- Open until 10pm every day
- At Our Medical Home, it’s free!
What is the flu vaccine?
The Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine helps to protect you against influenza (flu).
Who is eligible for the free flu shot?
Most people can receive the free* flu vaccine at Our Medical Home now, while stocks last.
The government vaccine for children aged 0-5 and those aged 65+ is expected to be available by mid-April.
Do I need a flu vaccine every year?
Previous injections of the flu vaccine are unlikely to protect you against the current strains of flu, so you will need to receive the vaccine every year.
Is the flu shot free*?
At Our Medical Home, you and your family can receive the flu vaccine for free*. There is no need for an appointment, simply come in to our bulk billing medical centre to see a GP at a time that suits you.
Come in for your free* flu shot today! Find your nearest medical centre
* The government vaccine for children aged 0-5 and those aged 65+ is not yet available. Subject to the medical opinion of your doctor. A $15 fee is applicable in regional areas.
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