Harry Kewell – ‘Healthy Active’ Ambassador
Australian soccer star Harry Kewell will promote healthy living in his new role as a Healthy Active Ambassador.
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12 September 2006
Australian soccer superstar Harry Kewell is to become a Commonwealth Government ambassador to promote healthy living.
Kewell will join other high-profile Australians, including Cathy Freeman and Kieran Perkins, as a Healthy Active Ambassador.
As an ambassador, Kewell’s role will include working with schools, community groups and the media as part of the Government’s ongoing campaign to tackle obesity.
His appointment should help to inform young Australians about the importance of good nutrition, physical activity and healthy living.
Kewell is a good role model and the Government is pleased to have his involvement in this important program.
Other ambassadors will be announced as they are appointed.
For more information call Mr Abbott's office on ph 02 6277 7220
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