An additional booster dose is now recommended for people aged 50 and over and people at higher risk of serious illness from COVID-19.
Vaccination is recommended for children aged 6 months to under 5 years at risk of severe COVID-19, and children aged 5 to 11 years.
Influenza vaccinations are free for people aged 65 years and over, children aged 6 months to under 5 years old, Aboriginal people, pregnant women and people at higher risk of serious illness from flu.
Understand the oral COVID-19 antiviral medicines available to treat people within the first 5 days of symptoms appearing.
Latest updates on the vaccination program
Help and support
National coronavirus and COVID-19 vaccine helpline
Call this line if you need information about COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccines or help with the COVIDSafe app. The line operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- 1800 020 080 (24-hour help line)
Read more about COVID-19 vaccination in Easy Read format
You might prefer to use Easy Read resources about COVID-19 if you find it difficult to read for any reason.
These pages allow you to understand COVID-19 in an easy to read format with pictures and words.