Childhood vaccines include:

Tetanus, diphtheria, polio, pneumonia, hepatitis B, haemophilia influenza type B, rotavirus

Measles, mumps and rubella, whooping cough

Meningococcal meningitis, chicken pox, influenza

Adolescent vaccines

Guardasil against human papilloma virus

Adult vaccines


People aged over 6 months who are at increased risk of severe annual influenza under the National Immunisation Program are able to have free immunisations The include adults over 65 years, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people over 15 years, pregnant women, and those over 6 months with specified medical conditions that put them at increased risk of influenza complications.

Pneumonia vaccine

Under the National Immunisation Program the following receive free immunisation

Australians over 65 years should be immunised with pneumonia vaccine

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) people between 15 and 49 years with risky medical conditions and all ATSI people over 50 years.