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Changes to Our Immunisation Schedule

immu Published Tuesday, 14th April 2020

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak our usual immunisation schedule has been disrupted.

Due to social distancing measures and facility closures our existing schedule does not meet the current government requirements. In order to still provide our community with this essential service one Shire-wide session will be each month as follows.

First Wednesday Each Month*
Memorial Hall, McCartin Street, Leongatha (front entrance)
9.30am to 12.30pm

* Please note: for the months of November 2020 and January 2021 this session will be held on the second Wednesday of the month to account for public holidays.

Appointments will be necessary for these sessions. Please call our Immunisation team on 5662 9200.

These sessions will be run differently in order to keep our community and staff safe including:

  • Only one parent/carer will be allowed to be present with their children for the session (unless further arrangements are made with our Immunisation team).
  • A COVID-19 checklist and temperature checks (with a no-touch instrument) will be required on arrival
  • Complete sterilisation of immunisation stations will occur after each patient is seen. This will cause delays and we appreciate everyone’s patience at this time

Future immunisation sessions will be revised as the circumstances continue to evolve and community updates will be provided.