Skin cancers are the most common form of cancers in New Zealand. The incidence of melanoma skin cancer is among the highest in the world.
Download this free app that shows you how the sun's rays (also called ultraviolet radiation, or UVR) change during the course of the day in your area. When the UVR is 3 or higher you need to protect your skin - slip,slop,slap and wrap. Read More »
Even in winter schools are becoming SunSmart.... Read More »
Cricket mad Glenview Primary school students in Wellington got the chance of a lifetime when they met the Black Caps at the Basin Reserve for a coaching session. Read More »
Watch the new SunSmart Schools curriculum resources in action at Sylvia Park School. The resources are cross-curricula for Levels 1 to 4 of the NZ Curriculum, and are a great way to teach students about the sun, energy and sun protection through hands-on and inquiry lessons. Read More »
The SPF30+ Sunscreen is UVA/UVB Broad Spectrum Very High Protection. A formulation enriched with moisturising Aloe Vera and Vitamin E. Two hours water resistance. The 1 Litre has proved popular and the price remains the same for this product. Make it a Cancer Society summer at your school and early childcare centre... More