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Whanganui District Covid-19 Community Vaccination Centres

Community Health Service, COVID-19 Vaccination

Today

Te Rito, 60-82 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

121 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM.

3 Hospital Road, Taihape

9:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • Child Pfizer vaccine (5-11 years)
  • AstraZeneca vaccine (18 + years)
  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment
  • Walk in

The AstraZeneca vaccine is only available at the Te Rito, 60-82 Victoria Avenue location. 

We are the Whanganui District community Covid vaccination centre open to all people who have booked an appointment. We also welcome walk in visitors. Please book your appointment via the national booking system link, or call 0800 28 29 26

Our Māori or Pasifika community are welcome to come and get vaccinated.

Child Vaccine offered at Te Rito Every Day, Bulls Every Tuesday Fortnight and Martin every Wednesday . Pleased check with our service 

Information on our mobile vaccination service can be found here Whanganui District Covid-19 Mobile & Rural Vaccination • Healthpoint

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

The majority of routine vaccinations can now be administered before, after, or at the same time as your COVID-19 vaccinations. The exception to this is the Zostavax (shingles) vaccine where a 7-day gap before or after receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 is advised. If you have any questions, please discuss with your health provider.

Covid-19 pass

My Vaccine Pass - get in person

Our service can help you request and print a My Vaccine Pass for free. Bring your NHI number if you can when you visit. You do not need to have ID or an email address. You will be asked some personal details so you can be found in the system.

MY VACCINE PASS

This can be picked up in person at Te Rito - on 62 Victoria Avenue. Also at Central City Pharmacy and Unichem Pharmacy Springvale. 

Also the Whanganui DHB Covid Booking Team can also provide your vaccine pass by email/post. By calling 0800 888 479 or emailing us on covid19@wdhb.org.nz

Hours

Te Rito, 60-82 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Sat9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sun10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct). Open Wellington Anniversary (24 Jan, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM).

121 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM.

Mon – Fri9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

3 Hospital Road, Taihape

9:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

Thu9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Bulls Community Centre, 4 Criterion Street, Bulls

Raetihi Clinic, 14-16 Seddon Street, Raetihi

Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • Child Pfizer vaccine (5-11 years)
  • AstraZeneca vaccine (18 + years)
  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment
  • Walk in

The AstraZeneca vaccine is only available at the Te Rito, 60-82 Victoria Avenue location. 

We are the Whanganui District community Covid vaccination centre open to all people who have booked…

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My Vaccine Pass - get in person

Our service can help you request and print a My Vaccine Pass for free. Bring your NHI number if you can when you visit. You do not need to have… More

Covid-19 vaccination booking URL

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

  • NZ sign language interpreter
  • Support to make decisions
  • Assistance to move around
  • Quiet, low sensory environment
  • A longer appointment time
  • More space to move around
  • Wheelchair access

If you would like additional support or assistance at your vaccine appointment, you can let us know when you book your slot.

If a low sensory environment is required, please ask when you book and one of the local team will contact you to meet your needs.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Parking

Parking is available at the rear of the building. Priority for peeople who need to park closeby.

Free parking provided by Whanganui District Council beside Brickhouse, St Hill Street. 

Region

Whanganui