Wathaurong COVID-19 Vaccine

GEELONG REGION

In partnership with Barwon Health, Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative Limited will be delivering the vaccine to community members. Eligible community members can now book to receive their vaccine through Wathaurong.

ALL ABORIGINAL & TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER PEOPLE AGED 12+ ARE NOW ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE THE VACCINE

The vaccines will be administered by Wathaurong Health Staff at the Barwon Health Ford Factory vaccination site.

The Wathaurong vaccine clinic hours have now been extended and Wathaurong health staff will be on site five days per week, Monday to Friday, 9am to 3pm.

Appointments are now being made directly with Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative.

Appointments are now available! Call us on 5277 0044 or email vac.bookings@wathaurong.org.au to book your vaccine appointment now.

 

Appointments can be made by calling Wathaurong reception on (03) 5277 0044.

Bookings will be screened at the at the time of booking to ensure eligibility. Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative is delivering vaccines for our Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander community and their non-indigenous family and household members.

An Aboriginal Health Practitioner will be on site during the designated times of the Wathaurong vaccination clinic at the Ford Factory.

 

COLAC REGION

Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative is partnering with Colac Area Health and NACCHO to deliver the COVID-19 vaccine to our community in the Colac region. Astra Zeneca clinics for over 60s will run at the Colac Youth Health Hub on Mondays and Pfizer clinics for those aged 12-59 will be run at the Colac Otway Performing Arts Centre on Tuesdays. Appointments are open now – call 5277 0044 or email vac.bookings@wathaurong.org.au to book yours.

 

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is effective at preventing you from getting severely sick or hospitalised from COVID019.

 

The vaccines being used in Australia are very effective at preventing serious illness and loss of life due to COVID-19.

 

More information on COVID-19 vaccines and the vaccine roll out can be found at https://www.health.gov.au/covid-19-vaccines

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