Go for 2 & 5

The Department launched a Territory wide campaign to promote the increased consumption of fruit and vGo for 2 and 5egetables in April 2005.

Healthy eating is critical to good health. Good nutrition can prevent and manage many lifestyle diseases that affect Territorians today.

This site provides general information for the public on healthy eating and more specific information for students and health professionals.

A range of activities has been held in all regions of the Territory, including cooking demonstrations, educational talks, sharing of policy development ideas, such as in school canteens and visits to schools and communities by Vegie Man who is the spokesperson for the campaign.

The campaign has been supported by television commercials, print advertising, a website , brochures, booklets, posters and other merchandise.