What are we doing to keep you safe?
Update 04/06/2021: Due to the current lockdown in Victoria, StarHealth is screening all clients and visitors & requesting they sign-in before entering our clinic. Non-urgent appointments will be delivered virtually wherever possible.
StarHealth complies with all DHHS guidelines around COVID-19, infection control and hygiene. We screen all staff, clients & visitors for COVID-19 daily and ensure surfaces are cleaned regularly to keep you safe. Everyone is required to wear a mask while onsite, if you do not have a mask we can provide you one for free.
Important update regarding the AstraZeneca Vaccine
StarHealth is offering the AstraZeneca vaccine to everyone over the age of 50.
Update 28/05/2021: Currently we are not administering the Pfizer vaccine at our clinic.
What if I am worried about the side-effects?
If you have recently received your first vaccine dose and are concerned about side-effects you should consult your doctor. .
For the latest COVID-19 information visit the Australian Government Department of Health website: https://www.health.gov.au/
When will I be eligible to receive a Vaccination?
Phase 2a) of the vaccine rollout has commenced. Everyone over the age of 50 is now eligible to receive a vaccine.
People aged 40 – 49 are eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccination however StarHealth is not yet delivering this vaccine.
For the latest eligibility information visit the Australian Government Department of Health website: https://www.health.gov.au/
I am eligible to receive a Vaccine, how can I book my appointment?
There are two simple steps to booking a vaccination appointment
What do I need to bring to my vaccination appointment?
To demonstrate your eligibility, it’s important you bring one of the following with you:
- Drivers License or other type of photo ID
- Medicare Card
Location: The Prahran Town Hall (the former Prahran Library – Greville Street entrance) .
Days: Monday to Friday
Hours: 9:00am – 4:30pm
Closed daily from 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Please be aware that appointment slots become available as delivery of the vaccine to our clinic is confirmed.
If you’re unable to book an appointment at this time, check back again soon.
If you require assistance, call us on 9525 1300.
The COVID-19 vaccine is voluntary and free for everyone.
If you choose not to have a COVID-19 vaccine your eligibility for Government payments won’t be affected.
Additional information & resources about the Vaccine
Click any of the links below to view the information
Find out more about how COVID-19 vaccines are developed, tested and approved.
More information about how COVID-19 vaccines are being delivered in Australia.
Find information in your language – click here to view translated videos about COVID-19 & the vaccine.
Information in your language
Symptomatic COVID-19 testing
StarHealth is operating a free COVID-19 Screening Clinic at the Prahran Town Hall for anyone experiencing symptoms.
No appointment needed. All you need to do is arrive and complete the below registration form before your test:
Please note: As we are a walk-in clinic there may be an extended wait during busy periods.
Address: 255a Chapel St, Prahran.
Hours: 9am – 5pm, 7 days.
Closed daily between 12pm – 1pm for cleaning.
If you require assistance when visiting the clinic, or when waiting in line, please approach a staff member or security and they will be pleased to assist you. You can also register by calling us on 9525 1300 during business hours
Asymptomatic COVID-19 testing
StarHealth is providing private asymptomatic COVID-19 testing suitable for travel, return to work & peace of mind.
Where: StarHealth 341 Coventry St, South Melbourne and 240 Malvern Rd, Prahran
Hours: 8:15am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday
To make an appointment call 9525 1300
The Department of Health & Human Services has the latest information available on their website. Click the above link to visit their Coronavirus website.