A history of the of the Mass Vaccination Centre, Wollongong
Illawarra Shoalhaven’s COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Centre in the Wollongong CBD was located in the former David Jones building in the Crown Street Mall.
It was the state’s fourth mass hub, which serviced all of the Illawarra, Shoalhaven and surrounding communities, including southern parts of Sydney, the Southern Highlands and South Coast.
Mass Vaccination Centre, Wollongong - opening
Media release - 9 August 2021: Illawarra Shoalhaven Mass Vaccination Centre opens its doors
Mass Vaccination Centre, Wollongong - development
Media release - 5 August 2021: Illawarra Shoalhaven Mass Vaccination Centre to open next week
Stage two - construction
Tour of the facility:
Stage One - pre-construction
Media release - 2 July 2021: NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and NSW Minister for Health and Medical Research Brad Hazzard announce the centre.