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Physical activity is ranked second only to tobacco control in being the most important factor in health promotion and disease prevention in Australia.

VicHealth general

An introduction to VicHealth including our latest Annual Report and Action Agenda for Health Promotion 2013-23

VicHealth Letter

Our newsletter explores a health promotion topic in each issue, combining evidence and inputs from practitioners

Video Gallery

VicHealth's video gallery includes profiles of our researchers and footage from VicHealth launches and events.

Alcohol misuse

To tackle the harmful consumption of alcohol, VicHealth supports programs, research and policy initiatives

Healthy eating

This section features our research and programs that promote healthy eating and optimise nutrition.

Physical activity

Read about our publications on sport and recreation, and active transport to encourage and increase physical activity

Reducing race-based discrimination

In this section, you will find our framework and research on reducing race-based discrimination and promote diversity

Preventing violence against women

Read about our projects and knowledge bank that support increasing participation in respectful relationships

Mental health promotion

Learn about key concepts and research on this topic, and The Melbourne Charter for Promoting Mental Health

Health equity

Features our research, guide and case studies on helping to improve the health of those experiencing disadvantage.

Economic participation

Contains our knowledge base on building health through increasing access to economic resources


Our investments in public health research have driven evidence-based interventions promoting good health among Victoria

Social connection, arts & new media

Includes VicHealth’s action plan, research and reports, on building health through creative activity and new media

Planning healthy environments

Read our discussion papers and reports on creating spaces and communities that encourage and support health

VCE resource page

Welcome to VicHealth's resource page for students undertaking Unit 3 of Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) Health