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Since our establishment in 1985, there has been considerable progress in reducing the harm that tobacco causes in our community. Victoria's smoking rates have fallen substantially in both men and women and other advances include legislation to protect people from second-hand smoke, phasing out most tobacco advertising, banning of smoking in workplaces, exposing tobacco industry practices and most recently introducing plain packaging. These have been achieved through the efforts of many parties, but much more needs to be achieved.

We invite you to find our more on the history of Quit and important achievements in that time.

 

Real life stories

Eight days down - the rest of my life to go.

After returning to aerobics (a 'senior class'I was horrified to find myself fighting to regain my breath during the short breaks in the routines. While I knew I was unfit, the thought of 30 years...

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