The City of Ballarat Immunisation Service aims to ensure the health and wellbeing of every resident in our community by reducing the incidence of vaccine preventable disease.

Qualified Nurse Immunisers provide the community with the complete schedule of vaccines from the National Immunisation Program. Please see the immunisation calendar below for a list of times, locations and appointment types.

The City of Ballarat does not provide advice or vaccinations for travel purposes, please contact the Ballarat Medical Centre or Federation University's Health Centre.

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Immunisation appointments at the locations below or at The Phoenix, 25 Armstrong Street South, Ballarat can be made by calling 03 5320 5850.

Location When  Type

Sebastopol Ballarat Community Health
260 Vickers St, 

9.30am - 1pm
2nd and 4th Tuesday of month
Appointment only
Girrabanya Centre for Children and Families
11B Steinfeld St, Ballarat

10am - 3.45pm
Every Wednesday

Appointment only

Girrabanya Centre for Children and Families
11B Steinfeld St, Ballarat
9am - 12
Every Thursday
Drop-in session
Cooinda Centre
10 Learmonth Rd, Wendouree
Every Friday
Appointment only
Girrabanya Centre for Children and Families
11B Steinfeld St,Ballarat

9am - 12pm
2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month

Drop-in session

Residents who are eligible to hold a current Medicare card will be provided with vaccines on the Immunisation Schedule Victoria free of charge.


Other Options: Immunisation services are readily available through General Practitioners, community health centres and Aboriginal health services.

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Records of vaccinations provided by the City of Ballarat Immunisation Service are available on the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR). Please note, it's the responsibility of providers to report vaccines administered to AIR.

An Immunisation History Statement can be obtained via your Medicare account. This may be required for entry into child care or schools.

If immunisation records are incomplete they can be updated via your Medicare account or contact City of Ballarat Immunisation Service on 03 5320 5850.

Flu ImmunisationTop of document.

The City of Ballarat offers a flu immunisation program and recommends the influenza vaccine is received annually.



Free to people over 65 years, Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people, pregnant women or people with an eligible medical condition. For all other people, the cost of the flu vaccine is $20. EFTPOS and credit card facilities are available.


Flu Vaccination at Work

The City of Ballarat Immunisation Nurses also visit businesses in the Ballarat area to immunise staff for the Flu vaccine. For bookings and information call 5320 5850.