Policy - National Preventative Health Strategy -The Roadmap for Action

End year:
Published by:
National Preventative Health Taskforce
Published year:
June 2009
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Type of policy:
Health sector policy, strategy or plan with nutrition components


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

To halt and reverse the rise in overweight and obesity in Australia by 2020.

  • Increase the proportion of children and adults with healthy body weight by 3% within 10 years. 
  • Increase the proportion of children and adults meeting national guidelines for healthy eating and physical activity by 15% within six years.
  • Help assure Australian children a healthy start to life, including through promoting positive parenting and supportive communities, and with an emphasis on the newborn

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