Flu clinics are being organised now -
please phone reception on
5222 4955 for details
The Australian Government provides FREE vaccinations for the following groups of people:
All children aged 6 months to under 5 years (VIC)
People aged 65 years and over
All people aged 6 months or older with certain medical conditions which increase the risk of influenza disease complications (eg. diabetes, severe asthma, lung or heart disease, low immunity)
Pregnant Women (any stage)
All Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged from 6 months
East Geelong Medical Centre will cover the cost of vaccinations for children under 16 years old not covered by the abovementioned criteria.
For all other patients, the flu shot is $16 - this year you may be contacted to pay this fee by phone after you have had your vaccination.