Tag: food marketing

Cancer Council NSW are calling on the next NSW Government to remove unhealthy food marketing on government property.

Junk food advertising puts children's health at risk

We are calling on the NSW Government to reduce children’s exposure to unhealthy food marketing by removing it from public transport.  

Unhealthy food marketing is pervasive . Find out what the NSW community thinks the government should do to help.

Bus with junk food messaging

A recent audit of Sydney buses found 83% of food ads were for unhealthy food.

Red bus in the city.

Cancer Council NSW is calling on the NSW Government to remove junk food marketing from public transport.

The back of three children on the sofa looking at a television.

Food companies are exploiting loopholes in their marketing codes to push their products to children.

Asian mother holding broccoli against little girl's face.

New research shows the community supports policies on food labelling and food marketing to children.

A new study has looked into the effectiveness of current food criteria and definitions of ‘unhealthy food’.

Children on a school bus

Each month children under the age of 15 in NSW make over 3.3 million bus trips and over 2 million train trips, and we know there are alarming numbers of junk food ads all around. We carried out a survey around Sydney schools to find out how many junk food ads kids are exposed to […]

What kids eat is so important for healthy growth and development. However, many children’s diets are falling well short of recommendations with many typically eating too many unhealthy foods and too few foods they need for healthy growth, especially teenagers. Did you know? Nearly one in two children regularly drink sugary drinks Half of children […]