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2017 Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

Vaccination remains the best protection we have against influenza. The 3 years and over “Fluarix Tetra” vaccine is now already available. Who is eligible to receive the free National Immunisation Program influenza vaccines? – Pregnant women, all Aboriginal people 36 months of age and older, all persons aged 65 years and people 36 months of age and older with medical risk factors predisposing to severe influenza.
The 3 years and under vaccine “FluQuadri & Junior” is now also available. This will be available for free to children aged 6 to 35 months with medical risk factors only, an example of this is Asthma and to all Aboriginal children aged 6 to 35 months.

http://www.immunise.health.gov.au/internet/immunise/publishing.nsf/Content/immunise-influenza