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  1. Human papillomavirus (HPV) – immunisation

    29 Oct 2019

    The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine helps prevent infection with HPV that causes cervical cancer...

  2. Travel immunisation

    Travel immunisation

    If you are travelling overseas, check with your doctor well in advance to find out what immunisations you need...

  3. Pneumococcal disease – immunisation

    02 May 2019

    Immunisation can substantially reduce the risk of pneumococcal disease, especially in young children...

  4. Immunisation – DTP, polio, hep B and Hib

    A number of combined immunisations against diphtheria, tetanus and other infectious diseases are available to provide protection at various life stages...

  5. Immunisation – deciding which vaccines you need

    12 Apr 2019

    Everyone's immunisation needs are different and are influence by your health, lifestyle, age and occupation...

  6. Flu (influenza) – immunisation

    11 Apr 2019

    Influenza immunisation is recommended for people in known high risk groups...

  7. Polio – immunisation

    07 Apr 2019

    You need several doses of the vaccine before you are fully protected against polio...

  8. Meningococcal disease – immunisation

    01 Feb 2019

    Meningococcal group vaccines provide good protection against meningococcal group diseases...

  9. Who provides immunisations in Victoria

    11 Dec 2018

    Immunisations in Victoria are provided by local councils, GPs and specially qualified nurses in medical clinics and community health services, some Maternal and Child Health nurses, travel clinics and...

  10. Pregnancy and travel

    27 Nov 2018

    Travelling to developing nations is not encouraged during pregnancy, due to the risk of disease and the standard of medical facilities...