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The Women's and Children's Hospital is located on the traditional lands for the Kaurna people, and we respect their spiritual relationship with their Country. We also acknowledge that the Kaurna people are the custodians of the Adelaide region, and that their cultural and heritage beliefs are still as important to the living Kaurna people today.

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COVID-19 Vaccines for Children

COVID Vaccines for kids feature

The COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine has been approved for use in children from 5 years of age.

More information, including Frequently Asked Questions, is available on the SA Health website at www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/covidvaccinechildren.

Family-friendly vaccination clinics

The Women’s and Children’s Health Network currently runs a family-friendly vaccination clinic at North Adelaide.

Our Enfield vaccination clinic will reopen on 27 July and operate until until 28 August, Wednesdays to Sundays, from 8.00am to 4.30pm.

These clinics are staffed by paediatric nurses and use a range of distraction techniques to support your child to be a vaccination superhero, including our popular virtual reality goggles!

Speak with the staff on arrival if your child needs any extra support – there is no need to book distraction tools in advance.

More information, including opening hours , can be found on the SA Health website.

The North Adelaide Vaccination clinic is located at 77 King William Road, North Adelaide.

Vaccine VR Goggles
How do I book my child in for a vaccine?

There is no need to book, our clinics are open for walk-in appointments.

My child has a medical condition – what do I do?

You should discuss any underlying medical conditions your child’s treating doctor or specialist.

If your doctor feels your child requires further support, they can contact the Women’s and Children’s Hospital Paediatric Specialist Immunisation Service (SIS) for advice.