Bookings are now open for 49,000 Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations at the Qudos Bank Arena Vaccination Centre this week as the rollout ramps up in NSW for eligible authorised workers.
Authorised workers aged 16-39 year olds from western and south western Sydney are able to book their COVID-19 vaccinations for between Monday 16 August and Sunday 22 August.
It follows 15,390 first-dose Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations administered to eligible year 12 students over the past week at Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney Olympic Park.
Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) chief executive Graeme Loy encouraged people from western Sydney to get vaccinated at the Qudos Bank Arena Vaccination Centre this week.
“If you’re an authorised worker, book your vaccination, roll up your sleeve and get vaccinated – to protect you, your family, your workplace and our community from COVID-19,” Mr Loy said.
Authorised workers must be from the Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Blacktown, Canterbury-Bankstown, Cumberland, Fairfield, Georges River, Liverpool, Campbelltown or Parramatta or live in the suburbs of Caddens, Claremont Meadows, Colyton, Erskine Park, Kemps Creek, Kingswood, Mount Vernon, North St Marys, Orchard Hills, Oxley Park, St Clair and St Marys.
Bookings are essential and both doses must be booked at Qudos Bank Arena Vaccination Centre.
For a full list of authorised workers and booking information visit here.
You must not attend your vaccination appointment if you have any COVID-19 symptoms. Please get tested and self-isolate until you receive a negative test result. You should also not attend if you are a close contact.
For more information about the COVID-19 Vaccination Program in NSW please go to nsw.gov.au/covid-19