Boonah and Kalbar Medical Centres

Boonah and Kalbar Medical Centres

5 to 11 year olds Pfizer Covid19 Vaccination

We will commence immunizing 5 to 11 year old children on Tuesday 18th January. Parents wishing to book their children for immunization should first become familiar with the information sheet linked below.

Please indicate at the time of booking that you have read the information provided and that you consent to proceeding with vaccination.

Pfizer 5-11 year old vaccine information and consent

The recommended interval between doses is 8 weeks but this can be shortened under certain circumstances. The minimum interval is 3 weeks. The pros and cons of shorter versus longer dosing intervals is discussed in the ATAGI advice referenced below. Please read this link if you whish your child to have the second dose prior to 8 weeks from the first dose.

ATAGI Advice regarding Vaccination of 5 to 11 year olds

We are being supplied vaccine at the rate of 100 doses per week so places will be very limited. Parents are encouraged to look at other vaccination options eg state government run vaccination centres

Covid Vaccination Clinic Finder

Covid19 Immunization

We are now immunizing previously unvaccinated patients from from 12 years and up with Pfizer Vaccine. Appointments are now available but we ask that you only make an appointment after you have studied the consumer product information, especially the information regarding side effects. If you wish to discuss concerns or uncertainties about the vaccine you should make an appointment for a telephone discussion or in-person consultation with your GP.

The vaccine is given as two doses at least 3 weeks apart. 

If you are an existing patient of our practice you can book a vaccination appointment by phoning 54631200

Pfizer (Comirnaty) Covid Vaccine Consumer Information

Covid Vaccination Frequently Asked Questions

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