Immunisation is a simple, safe and effective way of protecting people against harmful diseases before they come into contact with them. Immunisation not only protects individuals, but also others in the community, by reducing the spread of preventable diseases.
Vaccination against influenza (flu) remains important this year. Flu is a highly contagious viral infection that can cause widespread illness and deaths every year. Vaccination is our best defence against flu viruses.
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immunisation coverage for all 1 year olds
Immunisation coverage for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 year olds
immunisation coverage for all 5 year olds
Source: Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) annualised quarterly reports, December 2020.