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Immunisation Service

Contact us

  • The Immunisation Drop-in Centre (DIC) is located on the Ground floor opposite Parkville Café and is available Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm (except Public Holidays).  Contact details below (Option 2).  You can email any queries to immunisation.centre@rch.org.au


    The Specialised Immunisation clinic (SIC) provides a service to children with complex medical health problems and specialist immunisation needs.  Contact details below (Option 1).  This Tuesday morning clinic has five Immunisation specialist paediatricians and a Nurse Practitioner.  The patients who should be referred to this clinic are:

    • those who have previously experienced an adverse event following immunisation
    • are at risk of an adverse event following immunisation
    • children with underlying complex medical health problems (includes oncology, transplant, immune suppression)
    • children who require supervision following immunisation
    • Families with immunisation needs unable to be met within a community setting


    Immunisation hotline - 1300 882 924

    After dialling, please select the option that suits your needs and your call will be redirected.

    Option 1: SAEFVIC, the Victorian vaccine safety service ( www.saefvic.mcri.edu.au ) Internal enquiries ext 54143 
    Option 2: The Royal Childrens Hospital immunisation service Drop-In Centre & general vaccine enquiries
    Option 3: BCG vaccines for children.  Internal enquiries ext 56399
    Option 4: Monash Immunisation Service ( www.monashhealth.org ).  
    Option 5: Victorian Department of Health Immunisation ( www.health.vic.gov.au/immunisation )