AGE​

DISEASE​

VACCINE​

CHILDHOOD VACCINES ​

Birth​

Hepatitis B H-B-VAX II​
2 months
Can be given as early as 6 weeks
 

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib), Hepatitis B, Polio

INFANRIX HEXA
Pneumococcal​ PREVENAR 13​
Rotavirus​
ROTARIX​
4 months​
Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib), Hepatitis B, Polio
INFANRIX HEXA​
Pneumococcal​​ PREVENAR 13​
Rotavirus​
ROTARIX​
6 months​
Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib), Hepatitis B, Polio
INFANRIX HEXA​
Pneumococcal​​​ PREVENAR 13​
12 months​ Measles, Mumps, Rubella​ MMR​
Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib), Meningococcal C MENITORIX​
18 months​ Measles, Mumps, Rubella​, Varicella​ PRIORIX TETRA​
4 years​
Can be given as early as 3½ years
Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Polio​ INFANRIX IPV​
Measles, Mumps, Rubella
(if child has not had 2 doses of measles-mumps-rubella containing vaccine)​​
MMR​

ADOLESCENT VACCINES ​

Year 7 Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis​ BOOSTRIX​
Human Papillomavirus​ GARDASIL​
Hepatitis B (catch-up only; ceases end 2013) H-B-VAX II​
Varicella (catch-up only) VARICELLA​
Year 9​ Human Papillomavirus (males only; 2013 & 2014) GARDASIL​

VACCINES PROVIDED FOR AT-RISK GROUPS ​ ​

6 months and over with medical risk conditions

Aboriginal - 15 years and over

65 years and over

Pregnant women​

Influenza​ INFLUENZA​

65 years and over

Aboriginal - 50 years and over

Aboriginal - 15-49 years with medical risk factors*​

Pneumococcal​ PNEUMOVAX 23​
 * Refer to pages 317-337 The Australian Immunisation Handbook (10th edition)
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