For 2019 the stores participating in the administration of the flu injection are:
Walk in’s are available on Saturdays
Appointments available Mondays & Saturdays
Bookings are encouraged
Walk ins Monday – Friday only
Walk ins everyday except Saturdays.
Walk-ins are available every Monday.
Saturday appointments available 9am-12pm from the 27th of April (while stocks last)
Bookings are essential, either call the store or book on your next visit
If you have any other question please contact your local participating store directly.
To receive the flu vaccination from a qualified pharmacist in our selected stores the cost is $16.99 for 2019.
If you have a script for the flu shot from your doctor you can buy the vaccine from any Chemist Outlet store for $11.99 and have it administered at your local GP.
Please note if you are receiving the administered vaccine at Townsville, Tumbi Umbi, Bundaberg or Belmont you DO NOT need a script.
Flu season in Australia is typically the period from June to September, peaking in August. Mid April to May is considered the best month to get your shot as the flu vaccine may begin to wear off after 3 to 4 months.
Although there is strict testing in place for flu vaccinations in Australia, they may cause side effects such as:
If you have any concern or the symptoms persist please see your GP or nearest hospital.
To have your vaccination administered by a pharmacist you must be: 16 Years & older (NSW) 18 Years & older (QLD)