Make the choice - get vaccinated
Make the choice - get vaccinated

Why should I get vaccinated?

A vaccine is a safe way to protect people against serious illness from COVID-19. Just like the flu, it is important to get vaccinated to protect yourself, family, community and Elders. You won’t be forced to get the COVID-19 vaccination because it’s your choice to make but it is encouraged, so you can protect yourself and your mob.

  • It’s your choice
  • It’s safe
  • It’s free
  • It’s for your community

How do I get vaccinated?

Visit a clinic

Visit your local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Service. They can answer your questions and book you in for an appointment.

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Have a yarn

Speak to an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nurse by calling
13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84). They’ll be able to tell you where you can get vaccinated.

Call 13 HEALTH

Get vaccinated somewhere else

If you live close to a pharmacy or hospital you can get vaccinated there. Click through and register your details to find your closest vaccine provider in Queensland.

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Questions and answers

It's good to ask questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. You should ask your doctor, your community health service or speak to an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nurse by calling 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84). You can also read through the list below, to help answer some of the questions you’ve got.


What is COVID-19 and how do I prevent getting it?


Can I still get sick from COVID-19?


Which vaccine will I get?


Do I have to pay for the COVID-19 vaccine?


What are the side effects?


Why do I need a second dose and when do I get it?

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What now?


Have a yarn with your doctor or call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84)


Make an appointment to be vaccinated


Tell your mob you've been vaccinated

Once vaccinated


Book an appointment for your second jab and keep a reminder of the date somewhere handy


Keep practicing hand hygiene and social distancing


Get tested if you have any COVID-19 symptoms

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