Melbourne held a protest against child beauty contest, which was organized by the American company for the production of the reality show "Toddlers and Tiaras» (Toddlers and Tiaras). Several dozen people gathered at the town hall Northcote Town Hall, where was held the qualifying round of the competition of children's beauty.
Beauty contest for children caused a lot of heated debate. Parents defend the right of their children, some of whom barely a year old, to participate in this competition. Some experts, on the other hand, have warned that a beauty contest - no proper event for these kids, and can have an adverse impact on the health of the child.