Sun safety at school

Schools provide so many services within the school community.  One of those important services is a safe and healthy environment in which to learn and play.

This section provides you with access to information, strategies for action and lists of available resources.

There are a number of resources available to assist Queensland schools to take a holistic approach to sun safety.  These include policy guidelines, curriculum resources and activities for students.
Ensure your school approaches sun safety in an integrated way, with links between Policy - curriculum - environment.


There are a number of curriculum resources available to assist teachers in Queensland schools. These resources are available for primary schools and secondary schools.

The following information is also available and provided by Cancer Council Queensland:

SunSmart Uniforms: Clothing and Hats for Schools and Early Childhood settings (Cancer Council Queensland) PDF, 4.01 MB