HEY MUMMA: Children need more exercise

TWENTY-five percent of Australian children are overweight or obese.

And we found today that the statistic doesn't surprise Gladstone residents, with six people all agreeing children need to do more exercise.

Whether to do with the accessibility of computers, iPads and video games, a lack of interest in physical activity from the children or a simple laziness from parents, the figures are harrowing.

We spoke to six people today at the Mount Larcom Show to see what they thought about the issue.

The question was: Do you think kids these days need more exercise.



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