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  • All SunSmart resources

    All SunSmart and skin related resources

    Type of resource

    Brochures, flyers and wallet cards
    eLearning and teaching resources
    Fact sheets
    Posters and charts
    Resources for children
    Workplace resources

    Brochures, flyers and wallet cards

    Are you SunSmart?

    A checklist with information on how to be SunSmart. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    How much sun is enough?

    This information focuses on the importance of the balance between sun exposure for vitamin D production and being SunSmart. To order your copy order online, phone
    Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on image to download. 

    How to check for skin cancers

    This flyer features pictures of what to look for when checking the skin. Features images of both skin cancers and sun damaged skin. Flyers come in a tear off pad of 50 so are most suitable for use by health professionals. The flyers are not available individually unless downloaded. Please refer to the 'Skin spots to watch wallet card' as an alternative. To order your free pad order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    One of these things is not like the others

    These flyers show children and families what style of hats are SunSmart. Click on the image to download. Please note that this flyer is not available in hard copy. 

    Skin spots to watch wallet card

    This wallet card features descriptions and images of the types of changes to look for on your skin, which could indicate early signs of skin cancer. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Sun protection for babies and toddlers

    Damage to children's skin begins with their first exposure to sunlight, and it damages much more easily than adults. This brochure provides important information on how to protect babies and children. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    SunSmart on the go

    This double sided flyer promotes the free SunSmart app which provides daily sun protection times for locations across Australia. It's a reminder that UV can damage our skin regardless of the season, and that a combination of the five sun protection measures are recommended when UV is 3 and above. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    10 myths about sun protection

    Myths such as '"people with olive skin are not at risk of skin cancer'" can put people at risk of skin damage and skin cancer. This brochure busts the 10 common myths within the community. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Think UV not heat!

    This resource reminds us that it is the UV radiation levels and not the temperature that should guide us when skin protection is required. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    UV radiation and skin cancer prevention

    One quarter of South Australians are incorrectly relying on temperature to determine when they need to protect their skin. This resource provides information about UV radiation, the difference between UV and heat and how to prevent skin cancer by being SunSmart. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Work outdoors? Use UV protection every day

    A brochure that will provide information for outdoor workers and reinforce the importance of skin protection. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Please note that this resource is provided free of charge to most workplaces in reasonable quantities. If you are an organisation providing work site health education or promotional activities at a cost to companies, you will be charged cost price for our resources. Please email resourceorders@cancersa.org.au for a quote.

    eLearning and teaching resources

    Generation SunSmart

    An interactive program that not only teaches students the importance of skin protection, but also provides a free professional development program for teachers. Click on the image to visit Generation SunSmart.

    Kidskin education resources

       

     

       

    These online resources contain information and activities to support teachers in educating the importance of sun protection in lower, middle and upper primary years. To access the three free resources online please click on the relevant image or visit kidskin.generationsunsmart.com.au. Hard copies are available to SunSmart members only.

    Real Stories - SunSmart's secondary school hub

    This online resource features nine videos and over 30 activities aimed at year 7 - 10 students. Click on the image to view the free online resources.

    Fact sheets

    A series of fact sheets that provide the latest detailed information on the five sun protection measures, including Australian standards for sunglasses, clothing fabric and shade cloth, brim width for hats, and explains the specifics of sunscreen. Please note the fact sheets are not available in hard copy, but can be downloaded by clicking on the images below.

    Posters and charts

    Are you SunSmart?

    A poster (420mm H x 200mm W) that displays the five ways to be SunSmart when outdoors. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download. 

    Be SunSmart when UV is 3 and above

    An A3 poster that shows children how to be SunSmart when outdoors. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download. 

    Be SunSmart - early childhood

    A colourful A3 poster that shows children the five ways to be SunSmart when outdoors. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download. 

    Checked your skin lately?

    Remind workers to check their skin regularly for any new spots or spots that have change in shape, colour or size, or are scaly or bleed. To order your free copy, order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    How to check for skin cancers

    This A2 poster features pictures of what to look for when checking the skin. Features images of both skin cancers and sun damaged skin. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    SunSmart poster series

    A set of A4 posters showing the five ways to be SunSmart. The 'Slop on sunscreen' poster is also a great addition to sunscreen stations. To order your free copy order online, phone
    Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download. Please note hard copy posters are available to SunSmart members only

    Think UV not heat

    It's a common myth that skin damage only happens on hot or sunny days. This poster (420mm H x 200mm W) reminds us to check the UV regardless of the season. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download. 

    UV charts

    Be SunSmart when the UV is 3 and above

     A great way to display the daily sun protection times and maximum UV level in your area. These charts have been designed to be used in early childhood and junior primary settings. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download. Please note hard copy charts are available to SunSmart members only. Limit one per member.

    Protect yourself in five ways when the UV is 3 and above

    A great way to display the sun protection times and maximum UV in your area.  To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download. Please note hard copy charts are available to SunSmart members only. Limit one per member.

    When UV is 3 or above

    An A3 poster with information about how to be SunSmart when the UV is 3 and above. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Work outdoors? (construction)

    Our series of outdoor work posters promote the everyday use of the five sun protection measures amongst those who work outdoors. To order your free copy, order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Work outdoors? (forklift driver)

    Our series of outdoor work posters promote the everyday use of the five sun protection measures amongst those who work outdoors. To order your free copy, order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Work outdoors? (general)

    Our series of outdoor work posters promote the everyday use of the five sun protection measures amongst those who work outdoors. To order your free copy, order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Work outdoors? (horticulture)

    Our series of outdoor work posters promote the everyday use of the five sun protection measures amongst those who work outdoors. To order your free copy, order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    You don't have to get a tan to get melanoma

    You don't have to get sunburnt to have skin damage - a suntan is skin cells in trauma. This A3 poster highlights the dangers of tanning and the seriousness of melanoma. Click on the image to download. Please note that this poster is not available in hard copy.

    Resources for children

    SunSmart Activity Book for kids

    A fun and educational activity book for children of primary school age. Click on the image to download. Please note that this book is not available in hard copy. 

    Think UV not heat bookmark

    A double-sided bookmark that teaches children about UV radiation, and how to find out the daily sun protection times in their area. To order your free copy order online or phone Cancer Council 13 11 20. Please note that these bookmarks are available to SunSmart members only.

    Employer guidelines

    Skin cancer and outdoor work—A work health and safety guide 

    A work health and safety guide to provide staff with information and strategies on identifying and managing UV radiation as a workplace hazard. Includes a sample UV policy, risk assessment template and toolbox resources for workplaces to use. To order your free copy, order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Work outdoors? Use UV protection every day

    A brochure that will provide information for outdoor workers and reinforce the importance of skin protection. To order your free copy order online or phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Please note that this resource is provided free of charge to most workplaces in reasonable quantities. If you are an organisation providing work site health education or promotional activities at a cost to companies, you will be charged cost price for our resources. Please email resourceorders@cancersa.org.au for a quote.

  • SunSmart app and widget

    SunSmart app and widget

    Daily access to sun protection times with the SunSmart app and widget.



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