National Immunisation Program Schedule for children 0 - 4 years of age (at February 2016) - Magnet

Fridge magnet card contains the immunisation schedule for children aged 0 to 4 years under the National Immunisation Program.

Page last updated: 17 March 2017

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Immunisation Schedule (0-4 years)

AGE Disease Immunised Against
Birth
  • Hepatitis B
2 months - (can be given from 6 weeks of age)
  • Hepatitis B-Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis (whooping cough)-Haemophilus Influenzae type b-Polio
  • Pneumococcal conjugate
  • Rotavirus
4 months
  • Hepatitis B-Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis (whooping cough)-Haemophilus Influenzae type b-Polio
  • Pneumococcal conjugate
  • Rotavirus
6 months
  • Hepatitis B-Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis (whooping cough)-Haemophilus Influenzae type b-Polio
  • Pneumococcal conjugate
  • Rotavirus*
12 months
  • Haemophilus Influenzae type b-Meningococcal C
  • Measles-Mumps-Rubella
18 months
  • Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis (whooping cough)
  • Measles-Mumps-Rubella-Varicella (chickenpox)
4 years Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis (whooping cough)-Polio

For more information about immunisation visit the Immunise Australia website at (www.immunise.health.gov.au ) or call the Immunise Australia Information Line on 1800 671 811.

Note:

  • Additional vaccines are available to at risk groups.
  • Influenza vaccine is available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children aged 6 months to less than 5 years. Additional vaccines are funded for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in NT, WA, SA and QLD.
  • *3rd dose of vaccine dependent on vaccine brand used.

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