News and Media

News
05/07/2022

Supporting culturally accessible sexual and reproductive health for Tasmanian migrant and refugee communities

Supporting culturally accessible SRH for Tas migrant & refugee communities Family Planning Tasmania has been working to improve the sexual and reproductive health of migrant and refugee communities in Tasmania…
News
01/07/2022

4 reasons you might want to self-collect your next cervical screening test

The four reasons you might want to self-collect your next cervical screening test From 1 July 2022, everyone in Australia who needs a cervical screening test (CST) will be able…
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09/02/2022

How to have the ‘condom chat’

How to have the 'condom chat'. At Family Planning Tasmania, we love condoms. They can help protect you against pregnancy and STIs, and are 98% effective when used correctly. Learn…
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29/04/2021

Why we are Tasmania’s Contraception Experts

5 reasons why we are Tassie's Contraception Experts. At Family Planning Tasmania, all our doctors and nurses are experts in sexual and reproductive health, and a large part of this…
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21/08/2020

Safer Sex in the Time of Covid-19

Safer Sex in the Time of Covid-19 Can I catch or share Covid-19 from having sex? While COVID-19 isn’t a sexually transmitted infection, engaging in sexual activity will increase your…
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21/08/2020

11 tips for better vaginal and vulval health

11 tips for better vaginal and vulval health The first thing we need to talk about is that the word ‘vagina’ is often used incorrectly. What you might think of…
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21/08/2020

The birds and the bees – how to talk to your kids about sex and their bodies

The birds and the bees – how to talk to your kids about sex and their bodies As a parent, very few of us feel equipped to have the ‘birds…

Media releases and media mentions

FPT in the media - 17 June 2021 - Dr Catherine Moult talks contraception with Leon Compton - ABC Radio
FPT in the media - 22 March 2021 - New clinic room opening & consent - ABC Radio
FPT in the media - National Condom Day - 14 Feb 2021 - ABC Radio
FPT in the media - Devonport outreach clinic with Dr Josie - 17 Feb 2021 - The Advocate
FPT in the media - Devonport outreach clinic launch - 20 Jan 2021 - The Advocate
Family Planning outreach clinic at headspace Devonport - 19 Jan 2021 - Media Release
National Condom Day - 14 Feb 2021 - Media Release
Burnie Clinic expansion of service - 21 July 2020 - Media Release
FPT in the media - National Condom Day - 13 Jan 2018 - ABC News
CST is the New Pap - 1 Dec 2017 - Media Release
Family Planning Tasmania wins IMPACT100 Grant - Nov 2017 - Media Release
Our Growing Up Program (GUP) wins NAPCAN award - 7 Sept 2017 - Media Release
National Health Organisations Unite for Equal Marriage - 4 Aug 2017 - Media Release
Long acting reversible contraceptive methods can reduce unintended pregnancies - 26 Sept 2017 - Media Release

Media Contacts

For all media enquiries, please contact our Marketing & Communications Officer at media@fpt.asn.au. We’d love to hear from you!