Media

For all media enquiries and interview requests, please contact the Health and Wellbeing Queensland media team.

Email: media@hw.qld.gov.au

Phone: 0439 599 210 (7am to 6pm, AEST, Monday to Friday)

Social media: Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn

Health and Wellbeing Queensland is the state’s prevention agency. As an independent statutory body and the Queensland Government’s lead prevention agency, we aim to improve the health and wellbeing of all Queenslanders and reduce health inequities. We are committed to helping every Queenslander achieve and sustain a healthier weight by moving more and making healthier food and drink choices. Click the links below to browse our latest media releases, experts, and resources for media.

Media releases

Read the latest Health and Wellbeing Queensland media releases.

Read our media releases

Find an expert for media

Our spokespeople can speak on a range of health and wellbeing topics including nutrition and diet, physical activity, weight stigma, sedentary behaviour, prevention and health promotion.

Browse our experts

Guidelines for reporting on weight and health

Health and Wellbeing Queensland is currently developing its own media and communication guidelines for reporting on weight and health, to foster positive, inclusive, and respectful weight-related messaging and imagery. In the meantime, we recommend journalists, producers and editors review the Western Australia Department of Health guidelines.

Read the reporting guidelines

Last updated 5 June 2024