Council's Immunisation service provides infant, child and adult immunisations as part of the National Immunisation Program (NIP).
Council provides vaccinations to keep your children protected against diseases such as Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Poliomyelitis, Pneumococcal Disease, Haemophilus Influenza Type B, Hepatitis B, Chickenpox, Meningococcal Disease, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Rotavirus, Human papillomavirus, Influenza and other diseases as scheduled.
The National Immunisation Program Schedule lists the routine vaccines provided free under the National Immunisation Program.
Immunisation dates for 2017
All sessions at the Maternal and Child Health Centres
Printable PDF of Immunisation Dates
Third Tuesday of the month
Donald 9am – 9.30am (12 Houston Street, Donald)
Charlton 11am – 11.30am (1 Armstrong Street, Charlton)
Wycheproof 1pm - 1.30pm (370 Broadway, Wycheproof ) This session is by appointment only. (Please phone Buloke Shire Council on 1300 520 520 prior to 4.00pm on the day before).
Second Tuesday of the Month
Sea Lake 10am-10.30am (55 Mudge Street, Sea Lake)
Birchip 1pm- 1.30pm (32 Cumming Ave, Birchip)
Secondary Schools Immunisation Program
Buloke Shire Council provides a free immunisation service to all secondary schools in Buloke Shire. The following immunisations are offered:
Varicella (Chickenpox) – a single-dose vaccination (recommended for all students who have not had 2 doses of chicken pox vaccine)
- Gardasil (HPV) – a three-dose course over 6 months
- Boostrix (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Catch-up vaccination for school aged children 10-19 - No jab No play
Available at Council sessions - please contact immunisation nurse to discuss needs and to order appropriate vaccines.
Council does not provide immunisations to members of the public that do not fall within the National Immunisation Program (NIP).
Requesting Immunisation Records
If you would like a copy of Immunisation records for immunisations that have been administered through a Buloke Shire Council immunisation service please download the Immunisation Request Form.
Please allow 10 days for completion of record. Council cannot provide records of immunisations given by doctors or other providers. For children under the age of seven (7) years, immunisation records are available by contacting the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register on 1800 653 809.
For more information please contact Council’s Immunisation Nurse or Environmental Health Officer on 1300 520 520