Row over funds cut: Concern over future of healthy lifestyle campaign

The Healthy Together Mildura campaign was part of a broad-ranging set of initiatives and actions aimed at tackling obesity and improving people’s health. Picture: www.healthytogethermildura.com.au

The Healthy Together Mildura campaign was part of a broad-ranging set of initiatives and actions aimed at tackling obesity and improving people’s health. Picture: www.healthytogethermildura.com.au

A WAR of words has erupted between the State Government and Opposition over the de-funding of the Healthy Together Mildura program.

Member for Mildura Peter Crisp said the program was a key way the region could have tackled obesity in the long term.

He said the State Government did not renew the funding of the pilot program. 

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