Influenza ('flu') facts
Influenza isn't just a bad cold - it can be serious and can kill
Around 1.2 million New Zealanders get influenza immunisation yearly
Immunisation prepares your immune system to fight influenza
You cannot get influenza from the vaccine
Flu vaccinations are available from 1 April 2019.
Stonefields Medical Centre Flu Vaccine Clinics will commence Monday 6 May and run on Mondays and Tuesdays between 1pm and 3pm. Please phone reception 320 0168 to make an appointment.
You are eligible for a free 'flu vaccination if you are over 65 years of age, or if you are pregnant. Vaccines are also free for people with an ongoing medical condition like asthma, diabetes or a heart or lung condition.