New summer campaign targets skin cancer – New Cancer Council research shows Victorians prefer tanning much less than a decade ago but that sunburn rates are still too high.

Results from the Cancer Council’s latest National Sun Protection Survey (2013-14)i show improvements over the past 10 years in Victorians’ attitudes to tanning, showing only 32% of people like to get a suntan and 44% of people believe a suntanned person looks healthier. The figures show a significant shift in attitudes, with Victorians 33% less likely to desire a tan than they were last decade.

More information: