Immunisation clinics

Overview

We are aware of the impact that COVID-19 has had in our community and are committed to protecting the health of our residents so our immunisation clinics will continue.

We always adhere to strict hygiene practices, however during this time we have increased our hand hygiene, cleaning practices and have implemented extra strategies to achieve social distancing as far as is practical.

Clinic locations, days and times

Woodcroft Community Centre 
175 Bains Road
Morphett Vale 

Tuesdays
9.30am-12.30pm
2.00pm-4.30pm

(open during school holidays)
Noarlunga Library
Hannah Road
Noarlunga Centre
Wednesdays
12 noon-2pm (school term only)
Aldinga Beach Children's Centre
Evans Street
Aldinga Beach

Thursdays
9.30-12.30pm (school term only)

Woodcroft Community Centre

175 Bains Road
Morphett Vale

Thursdays
3.00pm-6.00pm* (school term only)

*depending on library opening hours.


Please note all clinics will finish at the end of the school year and reopen the 3rd week of January.

 

Bookings preferred

Attendance by appointment is preferred, this is to ensure we can manage physical distancing requirements. Bookings will be prioritised and if the clinic is at capacity, drop-in appointments may be required to book and attend another clinic of their convenience.

When booking, please ensure that you choose your preferred clinic for attendance.

IMPORTANT: If your child has missed multiple scheduled vaccinations, a catch-up plan may need to be developed in advance. Please contact the immunisation team prior to booking an appointment on (08) 8384 0666 or immunisation@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au  

Limit of one family/household per appointment.

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Flu Vaccine

The 2020 Flu Vaccine is now available at all clinics - both for private purchase and government funded.

Immunisation records and history

Immunisation records can be accessed via the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR)

Children

We provide all childhood vaccinations specified on the National Immunisation Program (including catch-up vaccines).

Vaccination is free to children eligible for Medicare benefits.

A parent or legal guardian must consent and be present for a child’s vaccination.  Note: Grandparents/family members cannot provide consent unless they are a court-appointed guardian.

Please bring your child’s Medicare card and immunisation records (blue book) if you have them.

For details of the vaccine schedule visit SA Health - childhood immunisation program.

Adult and non-scheduled vaccination

We provide a fee-for service immunisation program for adults and non-Medicare card holders.

Free whooping cough (pertussis) vaccines are available for pregnant women from 20 weeks at our clinics.

All fee-for-service vaccines MUST be pre-booked. Please allow 2 weeks to ensure the vaccine is in stock. To book an adult or non-scheduled  vaccination please complete the fee for service booking form

Once you have completed and submitted the booking form, a member of our immunisation team will be in contact with you to ensure the requested vaccine is available and to organise payment either at the clinic or via phone.

For full information regarding our fees and charges for these vaccines, please refer to our Fees and Charges(PDF, 410KB)

Fee for service vaccination orders

We provide a fee-for service immunisation program for adults and non-Medicare card holders. Please note you do not have to order a vaccine if you or your child are eligible for free vaccinations as per the National Immunisation Schedule. For details of the vaccine schedule visit SA Health - childhood immunisation program.

Free whooping cough (pertussis) vaccines are available for pregnant women from 20 weeks at our clinics. 

All fee-for-service vaccines MUST be pre-ordered. Please allow 2 weeks to ensure the vaccine is in stock. To order an adult or non-scheduled  vaccination please complete the order form below. 

Once you have completed and submitted the order form, a member of our immunisation team will be in contact with you to confirm the requested vaccine is available and the date to attend the clinic.

For full information regarding our fees and charges for these vaccines, please refer to our Fees and Charges

School program

We provide the following vaccinations for Year 8, 10 and 11 students:

  • Year 8 – Diphtheria, Tetanus and Whooping cough (Pertussis) and Human Papilloma Virus
  • Year 10 – Meningococcal B and Meningococcal ACWY

For students who are absent on vaccination day, a letter/email will be sent to their parents/guardians to notify them of their child’s absence. These students may then attend any of our regular clinics with their parents/guardians in order to receive the missed vaccination at no charge.

Alexandrina Council immunisation services

Immunisation clinics will be held per month within the Alexandrina Council area as per the dates below:

Clinic location & times:

  • Alexandrina Council Offices, 11 Cadell Street, Goolwa 10.30am - 12noon
  • Alexandrina Council Offices, 1 Coleman Terrace, Strathalbyn 2-3.30pm

2020 clinic dates:

  • No clinics in January
  • Wednesday 19 February
  • Wednesday 18 March
  • Wednesday 15 April
  • Wednesday 20 May
  • Wednesday 17 June
  • Wednesday 15 July
  • Wednesday 19 August
  • Wednesday 16 September
  • Wednesday 21 October
  • Wednesday 18 November
  • Wednesday 16 December

The school immunisation program is also be provided by the City of Onkaparinga to the schools within Alexandrina Council. The schools that will be serviced are:

  • Mt Compass Area School – Mt Compass
  • Eastern Fleurieu  – Strathalbyn 7-12 campus
  • Tyndale Christian College (formerly Murraylands) – Strathalbyn

The dates for our visits to these schools have already been decided, however should clients wish to know what day our nurses are visiting, please contact the school directly for further information.

Immunisation Records are available through AIR via the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR).

Worksite programs

The following vaccines are available for a fee.

  • Flu vaccinations are available from March until December each year.
  • Hepatitis A and B, Diptheria, Tetanus and Whooping Cough (pertussis) vaccinations are available year-round.

To book a worksite vaccination clinic please complete the Worksite booking form below.

 

If you have any questions regarding vaccinations, please contact the Immunisation section on 8384 0666.

No Jab, No Pay - immunisation requirements

For further information regarding the requirements of this program visit No Jab, No Pay

What our nurses cannot provide

  • Travel vaccines
  • Shingles (herpes zoster) vaccine 
  • GP scripts for vaccines

Customers are advised to contact or visit their local GP or travel doctor/clinic.