December 2016

Thursday 1 December, 2016


‘Summer of Cycling’ supports Cancer Council Victoria

Monday 12 December 2016
GTR Events will proudly support Cancer Council Victoria through their ‘Summer of Cycling’ series, a unique event which will bring professionals, amateurs and volunteers together for a month of world class cycling. Read more

Support available for Victorians affected by cancer this festive season

Monday 12 December 2016
For many the festive season is a special time of year, however for those affected by cancer this period can be a particularly difficult time. Read more

New report highlights urgent need for national obesity strategy

Thursday 8 December 2016
As new figures reveal high rates of overweight and obesity right across the country, the Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC) is calling for a national obesity strategy to address a serious and widespread weight problem. Read more

Unilever Paddle Pop ad found in breach of responsible marketing to kids code

Wednesday 7 December 2016
Australia’s independent advertising watchdog, the Advertising Standards Board (ASB) has found Unilever in breach of the Responsible Children’s Marketing Initiative (RCMI) after a complaint by the Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC) was upheld. Read more

Bowel cancer second biggest cancer killer in Victoria

Monday 5 December 2016
New report reveals world’s most up-to-date cancer incidence and mortality information Read more