The Community Plate was officially launched by Frankston Cr Mayor Michael O’Reilly in October at the Frankston District Netball Association’s Jubilee Park Stadium. Free fruit was donated by Woolworths Karingal and enjoyed by netball players and local families. The Community Plate is a local collaboration looking for ways to make better connections between our local...
Supporting children to make a healthy choice the ‘normal’ choice is vitally important to their health throughout life.
The places where we live, work and play can have a huge impact on our health and the choices we make when it comes to healthy eating.
Frankston City Council, Mornington Peninsula Shire, Frankston Mornington Peninsula Primary Care Partnership and Peninsula Health are currently working in collaboration to support local leisure centres to increase healthy eating.
The health of our community is of the utmost importance for the prosperity of our region. Nearly two-thirds of Australian adults are now overweight or obese and these trends are on the rise. The obesogenic physical, economic, political and sociocultural environments in which we live are driving these trends.