Tobacco causes more preventable illness and death than any other drug. Smoking causes a range of cancers as well as heart disease, stroke and emphysema. Treatment and support to quit smoking are available.


Smoking is now off the menu

Smoking is banned in all outdoor dining areas in Victoria. The smoking ban covers restaurants, cafes, take-away shops, pubs and other licencsed premises during times when food is served.

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Quit smoking for good

Do you know what contributes to your urge to smoke? Nicotine withdrawal, habits and routines all play a part. Learn what you need to know to help you quit smoking for good.

How to quit smoking for good

Smoking and tobacco

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Smoking and tobacco basics

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