The 2017 flu shot will be available in April from GP surgeries and other immunisation providers.
The flu vaccine is recommended for everyone from six months of age, but is available free under the National Immunisation Program for people who face a high risk from influenza and its complications. These are:
Vaccination providers will play a key role in informing patients about the 2017 seasonal influenza vaccines.
For further information, please visit: www.immunise.health.gov.au
[Source: Department of Health]