Please note: Gold Coast Primary Health Network does not book doctors’ appointments with vaccine providers or determine eligibility.
To check your eligibility, make a booking and find your closest vaccination centre visit the Australian Government’s Vaccine Eligibility Checker, you can call the National Coronavirus and COVID-19 Vaccination Helpline on 1800 020 080 or check with your local GP.
On 8 April 2021 the Australian Government Department of Health updated its advice on the use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for people under 50.
Adults aged under 50 years should receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. Adults 50 and over are recommended to receive the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.
Adults 50 and over
As part of the next phase of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, from May 3, 2021, anyone aged 50 years and over can access the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Adults under 50
Members of the community aged 16 years and over can register to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at the Gold Coast University Hospital COVID-19 Vaccination Centre or at the temporary Albert Waterways COVID-19 Vaccination Centre in Broadbeach Waters (known as Albert Waterways Community Centre).
By registering your interest you will be able to make an appointment at one of the above centres.
Do you have any questions about getting the COVID-19 vaccine? This ‘Covid-19 vaccines: common questions’ factsheet has the answers to the most common questions asked about the vaccine.
There are some things you can do now, while you wait to be vaccinated. Find out what you can do to be ready for your COVID-19 vaccine.
If you have any respiratory/cold/flu-like symptoms, such as cough, fever, sore throat, shortness of breath, runny/stuffy nose, fatigue or lack of taste or smell or a range of other symptoms, including vomiting, nausea or diarrhoea, you should get tested for COVID-19.
For the latest news and information about COVID-19 vaccines in Australia see the Australian Government Department of Health website and the Queensland Health website. Both websites are trusted and credible sources for COVID-19 vaccination information and are updated regularly.