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Grand Pacific Health Limited (Butt Out Boondah)



Grand Pacific Health aims to provide locally-tailored, high quality health services that meet the needs of the Southern New South Wales communities of Goulburn, Queanbeyan, Yass and Cooma. This region spans the traditional lands of Gundugurra, Ngunawal, and Ngarigo people (Tharawal).

As part of the Tackling Indigenous Smoking programme, Grand Pacific Health have developed a Social Marketing Campaign to expand their existing Butt out Boondah messaging via mainstream and social media. This messaging shows local people explaining their reasons for wanting to quit. Butt Out Boondah is supported by parallel place based activities, each of which is designed to support the community make positive behaviour changes associated with improved health outcomes. These activities include:


As part of the Butt Out Boondah messaging, Grand Pacific Health have developed a new series of videos to encourage the local community to quit smoking.


Last updated: 12 June 2017
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