Media releases

2015 release

11 August 2015 - Family Planning Victoria's CEO, Lynne Jordan scoops prestigious HR Award

Family Planning Victoria's CEO, Lynne Jordan has been awarded the 2015 Australian HR Champion (CEO) of the Year at the Australian HR Awards in Sydney.

4 May 2015 - Advancing sexual and reproductive wellbeing in Australia: the Melbourne Proclamation

The Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) and Family Planning Alliance Australia (FPAA) have launched a new policy document designed to advance sexual and reproductive wellbeing in Australia. The Melbourne Proclamation provides recommendations in ten key action areas, reflecting discussions at the recent 2014 Second National Sexual and Reproductive Health Conference.

2014 release

3 June 2014 - New program model for sexuality education today

A new sexuality education and health promotion program launched today by The Hon David Davis MLC, Minster for Health, aims to help young people enjoy positive and healthy relationships.

2013 releases

28 October 2013 - Contraception: an Australian clinical practice handbook(3rd edition) now available online, anytime, anywhere

A new online resource to support and promote optimal clinical practice around contraception has been launched by Family Planning NSW, Family Planning Queensland and Family Planning Victoria.

25 October 2013 - Action needed on fit and forget contraceptive methods to reduce unintended pregnancy and abortion rates

Australian Family Planning Organisations have called for action to support the increased use of Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs) to reduce unintended pregnancy and abortion rates in Australia. See national position statement on LARC