SunSmart UV Alert

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eftpos announces it will donate a further $250,000 to Cancer Council Australia to extend a shade program that helps protect secondary school students from skin cancer.
Remember sun protection may still be required. Read how to protect you and your family at the snow from UV this winter.
Tuesday 7 June 2016
This year's Charity Bowls Day in April raised over $20,000 for Cancer Council ACT.
Canberra primary schools and early childhood services relax their SunSmart behaviour as UV levels drop in Canberra.

What's On

Sun protection is required when UV levels reach 3 and above. In Canberra this will be for part or most of each day between August and May.
Fri 26 Aug 2016
Daffodil Day - one of Australia’s best known fundraising events for cancer.
Mon 24 Oct 2016
Every day in Australia around 50 women are diagnosed with breast or a gynaecological cancer.
Sun 20 Nov 2016 - Sat 26 Nov 2016
Each year Cancer Council Australia and the Australasian College of Dermatologists come together for National Skin Cancer Action Week. With two in three Australians diagnosed with skin cancer by age 70, the week is a time when we remind Australians of the importance of sun protection and early skin cancer detection.


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