For your convenience, your Travel Doctor consultation at Frankston will be via Telehealth and the subsequent recommended vaccinations can then be given by our nurse at the Travel Doctor rooms at 28 Cranbourne Rd Frankston
The Frankston & Mornington Peninsula vaccination centre has a team of travel doctors that are experts in travel medicine, with special knowledge of all travel-related vaccines. From Yellow Fever to Typhoid and Hepatitis, we’ll help protect you against all the common travel-related infections, so that you can relax and enjoy your holiday without worrying about falling ill.
Depending on your destination, length of trip and activities while you’re away,
our expert travel doctors are able to provide individualised recommendations and advice for your overseas trip based on the latest travel health information.
Even if you have previously received travel vaccinations, we recommend that it is still best to speak with one of our doctors to ensure that your vaccinations are all up to date.
Travel doctor Frankston
Travel Doctor Frankston is a member of the Travel Doctor TMVC group, the pre-eminent
provider of travel health advice and vaccinations in Australia. We’re considered the leader in travel medicine and we are the preferred travel vaccine provider for a large number of Australian Government departments as well as many non government organisations.
Consultation Fees at Travel Doctor Frankston
- Initial telehealth appointment with doctor and subsequent attendance with nurse – $140
- Each additional patient attending the same consultation -$80
- School children $60
Depending on your private health insurer, you may be eligible for a rebate for your vaccinations
Medicare does not provide a rebate for the telehealth consultation
All travel vaccines required for your trip are available at our Frankston vaccination centre. Vaccinations for the most common preventable diseases may include:
Hepatitis A and Typhoid Vaccination
Hepatitis A is a highly contagious viral infection of the liver, typically transmitted through contaminated water and food or from direct contact with an infected person.
The infection can lead to serious health complications if not treated quickly and effectively.
- Combined Hepatitis A & Typhoid vaccine (Vivaxim) – $145
- Individual Typhoid vaccine – $68
- Individual Hepatitis A vaccine – $85
Hepatitis A & Typhoid vaccinations are often recommended for the following regions and countries:
- SE Asia
- Pacific Islands
- South America
- Central America
- Middle East
Yellow Fever Vaccination
This illness, spread via mosquitoes, is prevalent in many parts of South America and Africa, and is a potentially fatal disease The name yellow fever relates to the symptom of yellow jaundice associated with the disease.
Yellow fever vaccine fee – $120
Yellow fever vaccination may be recommended for the following countries:
- West Africa
Is Yellow Fever vaccine mandatory?
For certain countries, including Australia, a Yellow Fever vaccination certificate is required if you have travelled from a designated Yellow Fever infected country.
This viral disease is transmitted from the saliva of infected animals, such as bats, foxes, dogs and cats. The virus affects the central nervous system and can lead to severe brain injury or death. It is most commonly spread from dog bite.
Rabies vaccine fee – $135
Rabies vaccination may be recommended for the following regions and countries:
- Sri Lanka
- SE Asia
- Indonesia (incl Bali)
- South America
Japanese encephalitis Vaccination
This is a rare but severe virus infection spread by mosquitoes. People infected with Japanese encephalitis often may be asymptomatic. However, in rare cases,the disease may cause permanent neurological complications or may be fatal.
Japanese encephalitis vaccine – ‘Imojev’ – $296
Japanese encephalitis vaccination may be recommended for the following regions and countries:
- SE Asia
- Papua New Guinea
Can I obtain a certificate for international travel?
Yes. We can supply ‘fitness to travel’ and vaccination certificates for international travel at your vaccination appointment. We are a Government and WHO authorised Yellow Fever vaccination centre.
When to get your travel vaccines
We recommend scheduling your vaccines at least 2-3 weeks before travelling. However, we can provide vaccinations up to a day before your departure, if required.
Areas we cover
The Travel Doctor clinic at Frankston is centrally located and easily accessible for all suburbs on the Mornington Peninsula including Mt Eliza, Mornington, Mt Martha, Dromana, Rosebud, Red Hill, Balnarring,Blairgowrie,Sorrento and Portsea.
Clinic location and contact details
Travel Doctor Mornington Peninsula
28 Cranbourne Road
Frankston VIC 3199
(03) 9783 2111
Make your vaccination booking online
Whether travelling for work or leisure, you can be confident to get the most up to date travel health advice from our doctors at Travel Doctor Mornington Peninsula.
Please book an appointment online for your consultation and travel vaccinations to ensure that you stay healthy and safe for the duration of your trip.