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07 September 2021

Media Release: COVID-19 Vaccination in the Melton Electorate

Today, Steve McGhie the State Member for Melton alongside Les Twentyman (OAM), founder of the Les Twentyman Foundation, are calling for people to get their COVID-19 vaccinations in Melton.

Currently Melton has the second lowest vaccination rate in Victoria.

We are urging everyone in the Melton electorate and Victoria to get out and make a booking to get their vaccination.

To do your part and book go to or call the Coronavirus Hotline on 1800 675 398. For an interpreter, press 0. 


Vaccinations appointments can also be made at the following locations:


  • Primary Medical & Dental Centre Tel: 8746 0200
  • Coburns Road Medical Clinic Tel: 9971 5761
  • Melton Chemmart Pharmacy Superstore Tel: 9747 8444
  • Resolve Medical Centre Melton Tel: 8560 4999
  • Direct Chemist Outlet Cobblebank Tel: 8000 3600
  • Station Medical Centre Tel: 9743 5044
  • Westcare Medical Centre Tel: 9747 5800


Melton has Australia’s first drive through vaccination hub, so you don’t even need to leave your car to get the jab!

The Melton vaccination hub (drive-through) is located at the former Bunnings site near Woodgrove Shopping Centre, 149 Barries Road, Melton West VIC 3337

Quotes attributable to Steve McGhie MP:

“We need to roll up our sleeves and get vaccinated. Vaccination is the only way that we can open up from lockdowns, lift restrictions and return to a normal lifestyle.”

 “I’ve received my two AstraZeneca doses I encourage everyone who is eligible to make a booking and get their vaccination.”


Quotes attributable to Les Twentyman (OAM), founder of the Les Twentyman Foundation:

“Steve and I know a thing or two about being teammates, having played together at the Yarraville Football Club forty years ago and I am thrilled to team up with Steve today to urge all our fellow team members in the community to join us in getting vaccinated, so we can all get back to doing what we love.”

 “Vaccines are available and ready, so let’s not delay getting the jab, as the only way we are going to get our kids back to the classroom, sport and recreation is by teaming up as a community and getting the vaccination job done,”