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Smokefree CBD may be out of reach just yet: Quit Victoria and Heart Foundation Victoria

Thursday 15 May 2014

A smokefree CBD in Melbourne is a fantastic vision but may be difficult to enforce, according to two of Victoria’s leading health organisations.

Time for tobacco price boards and cigarette vending machines to go: Victoria’s leading health organisations

Thursday 27 February 2014

Four of Victoria’s leading health organisations have called on the State Government to ban tobacco price boards at retail outlets following new research which shows Big Tobacco are using the boards to promote their deadly products.

Plain packs and larger graphic health warnings cause smokers to put their packs away

Friday 17 January 2014

Smokers are less willing to display their packs in public and smoke in outdoor areas since plain packaging was introduced, new research has found.

Plain packaging bill passed in a landmark day for Australian tobacco control

Friday 26 August 2011

On Wednesday 24th August, the Plain Packaging Bill was passed in Canberra.

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