Castlemaine Health’s (Hospital) COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic’s new hours

Castlemaine Health’s (Hospital) COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic is open to the general public. Bookings are preferred, with limited walk-in appointments available dependent on vaccine availability.

The Hospital’s Vaccination clinic is providing the AstraZeneca vaccine to all adults aged 50 years and over. Please remember to bring your Medicare Card and identification.

Castlemaine Health’s (Hospital) COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic hours

The Castlemaine Health (Hospital) COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Friday from 9am to 1pm. Last vaccinations are at 12.45pm.

Eligibility

Check out the Government’s Eligibility Calculator (https://covid-vaccine.healthdirect.gov.au/eligibility) to find out which phase you are in. Eligibility phases have been determined by the Australian Government.

Address

The Castlemaine Health’s (Hospital) COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic is located in the Castlemaine Health Auditorium. Access is via the Odgers Road entrance outside Main Reception. Disabled access is available via the main entrance. Parking is available across the road from the main entrance. All visitors should check in on arrival at the screening booth.

Registration

You can register/book in via the Loddon Mallee Registration Hub at www.castlemainehealth.org.au. Or you can call the State Government Coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398.

Timing

The Astra Zeneca Vaccine is delivered in two doses 12 weeks apart. The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) has advised the AstraZeneca vaccine is safe for people aged 50 and over. Vaccination is free.

More information

Visit www.health.gov.au to find out more about COVID-19 vaccinations in Australia.

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