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Covid-19 testing

RATs - Community Collection Site - Anyone can access

Rapid antigen tests (RATs) can be collected at this site. Pre-ordering is not required.

Collection available from 133 Wicksteed Street or at any one of Community Clinics

Provides free face masks

This site offers free face masks when people are collecting RATs (subject to availability). Collection available from 133 Wicksteed Street or at any one of Community Clinics

Description

Te Waka Tairanga Ora is a mobile health clinic provided by Tairanga Ora Te Oranganui. We are able to provided health checks, immunisations and vaccinations, health education and advice and so much more. These services are available to all whānau.

If you would like more information on the services we provide or you would like to book an appointment at any one of our community clinics please call 0800 202 004.

How do I access this service?

Anyone can access, Walk in, Make an appointment, Contact us, Referral, Whānau bubbles, Mobile community provider, Home visit provider, Website / App

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free

Hours

Mon – Tue 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed – Fri 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM



Marae Hauora

Tuesday 5th March 

1.00pm - 2.00pm  Te Ao Hou Marae
Tuesday 5th March 

2.30pm - 3.30pm  Putiki Marae
Wednesday 6th March 

10.00am - 11.00am  Kaiwhaiki Marae
Wednesday 6th March 

11.30am - 12.30pm  Pungarehu Marae
Wednesday 6th March 

12.45pm - 1.45pm  Parikino Marae
Wednesday 6th March 

2.00pm - 3.30pm  Atene & Koriniti Home Visits
Thursday 7th March 

10.30am - 11.30pm  Pipiriki
Thursday 7th March 

12.00pm - 1.00pm  Hiruharama
Thursday 7th March 

1.15pm - 2.15pm  Ranana
Thursday 7th March 

2.30pm - 3.30pm  Matahiwi 
Friday 8th March 

10.30am - 11.30am Waverley
Friday 8th March 

12.00pm - 1.00pm Kaipo Marae
Friday 8th March 

1.30pm - 2.30pm Te Aroha Marae

Community Pop-Up Clinics MARCH
Wednesday 13th March 

9.30am - 11.00am  Wembley Park
Wednesday 13th March 

11.05am - 12.35pm Williams Domain 
Thursday 14th March 

9.30am - 11.00am Lorenzdale Park
Thursday 14th March 

11.05am - 12.35pm  Jess Mini Mart
Thursday 14th March 

1.30pm - 3.00pm Whanganui Ball Park 
Friday 15th March 

9.30am - 11.00am  Kai Iwi Beach 
Friday 15th March 

11.30am - 1.00pm  Born and Raised Pasifika Early Childhood Centre (Aramoho)

Community Pop-Up Clinics APRIL - TO BE CONFIRMED 



   
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct).

Services Provided

Immunisation

Immunisation is the safest and most effective way to provide protection for you and your tamariki’s health. For more information view the NZ immunisation schedule. HPV, Shingles and Travel Vaccinations are available at some locations. Please contact us for details.

  • Pregnancy vaccinations
  • Childhood immunisation programme
  • 45 year old vaccinations
  • Adult flu vaccine
  • Diphtheria / Tetanus / Pertussis (whooping cough) vaccine
  • Measles / Mumps / Rubella (MMR) vaccine
  • Catch-up missed vaccinations
  • 65 year old vaccinations
  • Child flu vaccine
  • Meningococcal vaccine

Immunisation is the safest and most effective way to provide protection for you and your tamariki’s health. For more information view the NZ immunisation schedule.

HPV, Shingles and Travel Vaccinations are available at some locations.  Please contact us for details.

COVID-19 Vaccination

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccines and eligibility visit Ministry of Health - COVID-19 vaccines Covid-19 vaccines can be administered before, after, or at the same time as other national schedule vaccines. When the Nuvaxovid vaccine is given at the same time as the Shingrix shingles vaccine or the Fluad Quad flu vaccine, there may be a chance of experiencing a stronger post-vaccination response and you should discuss this with your vaccinator. Appointments required.

  • Make an appointment
  • Anyone currently eligible can access

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccines and eligibility visit Ministry of Health - COVID-19 vaccines

Covid-19 vaccines can be administered before, after, or at the same time as other national schedule vaccines. When the Nuvaxovid vaccine is given at the same time as the Shingrix shingles vaccine or the Fluad Quad flu vaccine, there may be a chance of experiencing a stronger post-vaccination response and you should discuss this with your vaccinator.

Appointments required.

Disability Assistance

A longer appointment time, Support to make decisions, Assistance to move around, Wheelchair access, Wheelchair accessible toilet, Mobility parking space

Region

Whanganui

Contact Details

133 Wicksteed Street
Whanganui
Manawatu-Wanganui 4500

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133 Wicksteed Street
Whanganui
Manawatu-Wanganui 4500

This page was last updated at 8:25AM on February 23, 2024. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Waka Tairanga Ora.