Alley Chat

Slip, Slop and Slap - what does it all mean?

One of the country's most iconic public health and safety campaigns, the catchy Slip, Slop and Slap jingle dates back more than 30 years.

08.01.2014

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School Holidays

Slip, slop - and listen up! How to promote sun safety to your kids

With the heat - and the risk of sunburn - at a peak this time of year, it's important to encourage your children to stay safe when out and about.

06.01.2014

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School Holidays

Three places you can enjoy a quick game of cricket this summer

Is your backyard not big enough to host a game of cricket? Here are three public places you can play instead

15.12.2013

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School Holidays

Water balloon fight tactics 101

One of the best ways for kids to cool off during summer is with an epic water balloon fight

15.12.2013

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School Holidays

5 creative ways you can have fun at the beach this summer

The beach isn't just for swimming and building sandcastles. Here are five creative ways you can make the most of the family outing

12.12.2013

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School Holidays

A perfect Summer Saturday

Many consider summer the best season of the year, while Saturday is usually the best day of the week. When those two are combined, glorious things can happen.

12.12.2013

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School Holidays

When is the most dangerous time to be in the sun?

As your children gear up for school holidays activities this summer, it's likely they'll be out and about in the sun for long periods of time.

11.12.2013

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School Holidays

Should I wear sunscreen on a cloudy day?

If there isn't a ray of sunlight in sight, do we really need to slip, slop and slap?

09.12.2013

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School Holidays