A Tasmanian Government and Community Partnership

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The Tasmanian Government is partnering with the community to help Tasmanians live longer and healthier lives.

Tasmania has high rates of chronic disease and health risk factors like smoking, obesity, poor nutrition, low physical activity and more risky alcohol consumption.

To promote better health, the State Government launched the Healthy Tasmania Five Year Strategic Plan in July 2016 to give Tasmanians and their communities the information and tools they need to make healthy changes in their lives.

The plan aims to help people become more aware, interested, engaged and more in control of their own health and wellbeing.

The plan brings people together to support each other because health is everyone’s business.

The Healthy Tasmania Five Year Strategic Plan features an initial 24 actions, which include:

Email ahealthytasmania@health.tas.gov.au for more information.