Measles alert for the Central Coast and plane passengers

Vaccination is free for anyone born during or after 1966 who hasn’t already had two doses. If you’re unsure whether you’ve had two doses, it’s quite safe to have another.

For more information or to check your immunisation status, please make an appointment with your GP or one of our Practice Nurses.

NSW Health is alerting Central Coast residents and people on a 25 May flight from the Philippines to Sydney to be aware of measles symptoms after an infant on the flight was diagnosed with the disease.

June is Bowel Cancer awareness month

June is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, a Bowel Cancer Australia initiative to raise awareness of Australia’s second deadliest cancer and raise funds for the leading community-funded charity dedicated to prevention, early diagnosis, research, quality treatment and the best care for everyone affected by bowel cancer.

Bowel cancer claims the lives of 103 Australians every week (5,375 people a year) –

Welcome Bronwyn

KGP would like to welcome Bronwyn to our team of Practice Nurses. Bronwyn has been Nursing “forever”, but is new to General Practice.
Bronwyn has special interest in wound care & aged care.
In her personal time, she likes to paint, draw and cook.
Bronwyn will be working Wednesday – Friday, and looks forward to meeting you.

Dr Charters on Leave

Dr Charters is currently on leave and will return on 28th May.

If you need an appointment, our other Doctors are more than happy to assist you and have full access to your medical records. 

World asthma day

7 May was  world asthma day.

Visit your Doctor for an Asthma review to assess your current level of asthma control, make sure you are on the right medicines to manage your asthma (e.g. a preventer), check your inhaler technique, ensure your Asthma Action Plan is up-to-date so you can recognise and manage worsening asthma symptoms and when to seek emergency care &

Low Stock – Free flu vaccines for over 65’s

Our supply of Free Flu Vaccines for over 65year olds is in short supply pending our next delivery. 

We are currently booking flu vaccine clinics after 3rd May to help control appointments and maintain & manage stock control.

Please call us on 43652983 to secure your spot in one of our clinic times so stock can be allocated when it arrives.