Latest Immunisation News

COVAX Announces additional deals to access promising COVID-19 vaccine candidates; plans global rollout starting Q1 2021
MumBubVax – New website for expectant parents
Two new vaccines secured, enough for every New Zealander
Progress of measures in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2020 show mixed results
Community Care Service changes to protect clients from summer heat
Strengthening Australia’s immunisation program
3.5 million Aussie women driving Australia towards a cervical cancer free future
Don’t Compromise, Immunise
AusVaxSafety summary report 2019 is now available
Early Years Planning Survey
Study finds impacts of no jab no pay/no play polices overstated
National Cabinet 14 November
Preliminary advice from ATAGI on general principles for COVID-19 vaccination program
Antibody study confirms low levels of infection during first wave
Low levels of infection in Sydney during first COVID-19 wave: antibody study
COVID-19 vaccine progress encouraging
Australia well prepared for COVID-19 vaccine rollout
Australia Secures a further 50 Million Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine
WA pharmacists now able to administer vaccinations outside of pharmacy
Record childhood vaccination rates through COVID-19
Big jump in My Health Record from 2019 to 2020
Online bookings and information on keeping up to date with childhood immunisation
First COVID-19 vaccine purchase agreement signed
Vaccine program reduces severe gastro in children
3 new imported cases
2020-21 Budget – Protecting Australia’s National Interests and Trade Relations
‘No jab, no pay’ raises catch-up vaccination rates
RACGP: GPs crucial in effective COVID-19 vaccine roll out
Meningococcal cases at record low
University of Sydney to advance COVID-19 DNA vaccine to human trials
Incomes and location affect childhood vaccination in NZ
Immunisation centres safe to attend
Recent updates to Australian Immunisation Register
Australia secures onshore manufacturing agreements for two COVID-19 vaccines
2020 influenza vaccines – it’s not too late to get vaccinated
Vaccinations Vital To Keep Our Children Safe
Govt balancing crucial investment with careful management
Australia steps up support to improve immunisation in Indo-Pacific
COVID-19: New funding for clinical trials
New deal secures potential COVID-19 vaccine for every Australian
Audit to provide opportunity for NSW pharmacists to expand vaccination services
Study affirms safety of human papillomavirus vaccine
No Jab, No Play, Protections for our Children
Parents and young people urged to know symptoms of meningococcal
COVID-19 study confirms low transmission in educational settings
New information for vaccine manufacturers
World Hepatitis Day: Australia on track to eliminate hepatitis C
Securing medicine supply and investing in COVID-19 capacity