Aged 71 to 79? You have until October 31 to get a free shingles vaccine or be prepared to pay

Eileen Wood
By Eileen Wood
May 17 2021 - 11:24pm
SHINGLES SHOTS: Free shingles vaccinations for 71-79-yr-olds to end this year.

You may feel a bit vaccined-out with all the flu and COVID news doing the rounds - well here's another important vaccine reminder - and the clock is definitely ticking.


Eileen Wood

Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0490 373 465

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