COVID Vaccinations

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Monday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Booking Covid Vaccination

We are now taking bookings for Covid-19 Vaccinations.

 

To view appointment availability and book your vaccine click HERE

 

If you have any questions please see our FAQ below, or give us a call on 02 9534 2000

 

Frequently Asked Questions

All information is current as of 26/07/2021. Information may change regarding government regulations and guidelines. Please see https://www.health.gov.au/initiatives-and-programs/covid-19-vaccines for up to date information.

Which vaccine are pharmacies giving?

At this stage, community pharmacies will be involved in the administration of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine only. Progressively they may also administer mRNA vaccines (Moderna and/or Pfizer). Information may change as the roll-out progresses, please refer to the Department of Health website for the most up to date information.


I have booked my vaccine, what do I need to bring with me to my appointment?

You need to bring a photo identification (e.g. Driver's License, Passport) and your Medicare card (make sure your Medicare details are correct). It is also recommended to completed your pre-screening questions and consent form prior to your appointment to reduce wait times. There is a link in your booking confirmation email to complete these.

To keep you and our community safe, before and after vaccination, it is important that you continue to:
• stay 1.5 metres away from other people and avoid handshakes and contact with people outside your household
• stay home if you feel unwell and get tested for COVID-19. You must stay at home until your results come back
• wash your hands regularly with soap and water or use hand sanitiser
• always cough or sneeze into your arm or a tissue and put the tissue in the bin straight away

Please note you will be required to remain at the pharmacy 15 minutes after you have received your vaccination. 

 

Am I eligible to get the vaccine from a pharmacist?

Everyone in NSW are able receive the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at community pharmacies from 18 years and older. All is required is to have a photo identification, and for the patient to give informed consent to the pharmacist. 

If you’re over 18, get the vaccine!

You should speak to your GP if:
• you are pregnant or breastfeeding
• you had a previous allergc reaction to a COVID-19 vaccine or any other vaccine
• you received another vaccine within 7 days
• you have history of blood clots
• you have previously tested positive to COVID-19
• you are immunocompromised

 

I would like more information on the vaccine?

• Patient resource – Information on COVID-19 AZ vaccine
• Patient resource – Preparing for COVID-19 vaccination
• Patient resource – After your COVID-19 (AZ) vaccination

You can use the COVID-19 vaccine side effects symptom checker if you have concerns about any symptoms after your vaccine. The checker is also available through the National Coronavirus Helpline, 1800 020 080, 24 hours a day.

 

I have made an appointment but now I am feeling unwell, can I still get the vaccine?

Please do not come to your vaccination appointment:
• if you are feeling unwell with fever, cough, runny nose or other symptoms that could be from COVID-19
• if you are waiting for COVID-19 test results, or have tested positive for COVID-19
• if you are a close contact of someone with COVID-19, or
• if you are in quarantine.

You should not leave your home. Give us a call on 02 9534 2000 to reschedule your vaccination.

 

I have made an appointment but now I have to isolate/in quarantine/ have tested positive for Covid-19, can I still get the vaccine?

Please do not come to your vaccination appointment:
• if you are feeling unwell with fever, cough, runny nose or other symptoms that could be from COVID-19
• if you are waiting for COVID-19 test results, or have tested positive for COVID-19
• if you are a close contact of someone with COVID-19, or
• if you are in quarantine.

You should not leave your home. Give us a call on 02 9534 2000 to reschedule your vaccination.

 

I have booked my vaccine, but i need to reschedule?

Give us a call on 02 9534 2000 to and we will be able to reschedule your vaccination.

 

I have booked my first dose with Galluzzo's Chemist, how do I book my second dose?

The pharmacist will book a second dose with you at the pharmacy after you have been administered your first dose.

 

I got my first vaccination somewhere else; can I get my second through Galluzzo's Chemist now?

Yes, if you prefer to receive your second dose at a pharmacy you can book an appointment.

While the recommended interval between the first and second doses of COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca is between 4 and 12 weeks, in outbreak situations an interval of between 4 and 8 weeks is preferred. Therefore, people in an outbreak situation who received their first dose of COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca more than 4 weeks ago should contact their vaccine provider to arrange their second dose as soon as possible.  In non-outbreak settings, the preferred interval between doses of COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca remains at 12 weeks. 

 

I recently had my influenza vaccination, when can I have my Covid vaccine?

The recommended minimum interval between COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca administration and the administration of other vaccines (including the influenza vaccine) is 7 days. (As per Australian Government Guidelines July 2021)

 

 

I got a vaccination at Galluzzo's Chemist, I would like a record of that vaccination.

We are connected with the Australian Immunisation Record. A record of your vaccination will be uploaded to your profile in 24-48 hours. Patients can view their vaccination record via:
• Medicare Online account
• Medicare Express Plus app
• myGov
• My Health Record.

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Opening Hours

Monday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM