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    TravelSmart Local Government Program - Evaluation Summary

    TravelSmart Local Government Program - Evaluation Summary

    This document summarises the evaluation process and findings of the TravelSmart Local Government program. The evaluation was carried out by independent review in April - July 2011. The TravelSmart Local Government program supports local government to reduce car dependency in their communities through the employment of a TravelSmart Officer.

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    Year published: 2011
    TravelSmart Workplace Program - Evaluation Summary

    TravelSmart Workplace Program - Evaluation Summary

    The following document is a four page summary of the TravelSmart Workplace Program evaluation which was carried out by independent evaluation in April - July 2011. The evaluation summarises the evaluation process, findings and recommendations for enhancing the program. The TravelSmart Workplace program supports employers and site managers to reduce car trips to their workplaces and enable active, sustainable travel choices.

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    TravelSmart Program Evaluation - Final Report (July 2011)

    TravelSmart Program Evaluation - Final Report (July 2011)

    The Western Australian Department of Transport commissioned Marsden Jacob Associates (MJA) to undertake the "Evaluation of TravelSmart Local Government and Workplace Programs".

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    Year published: 2011
    2012 School Calendar and Information Kit

    2012 School Calendar and Information Kit

    Schools are in an ideal position to provide physical activity opportunities for children and help them develop the knowledge, skills and habits for lifelong healthy and active living.

    2012 School Information Kit

    2012 School Information Kit

    The following information package was developed by the Physical Activity Taskforce’s School Promotions Sub-Group to assist schools in planning 2012 physical activity education and programs.

    2012 School Calendar

    2012 School Calendar

    The following calendar is intended to assist schools in planning 2012 physical activity programs, events and professional development for staff, in support of providing the mandatory two hours of physical activity per week for students in years 1-10.

    Local Government Active Living Strategy

    Local Government Active Living Strategy

    The Taskforce developed a Local Government Active Living Strategy which aimed to support Local Government through a coordinated and collaborative approach to key issues that impact on opportunities for active living within the community.

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    Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods Seminar

    Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods Seminar

    The Physical Activity Taskforce conducted the Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods breakfast on Tuesday 25 October, targeted at Local Government decision makers.

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    Year published: 2011
    Professor Fiona Bull Presentation

    Professor Fiona Bull Presentation

    Professor Bull, from the Centre for Built Environment and Health - School of Population Health, presented on the global physical activity agenda and how this can help inform local direction to your community.

    Mark Fenton Presentation

    Mark Fenton Presentation

    Mr Fenton shared his knowledge on how to create more active places and people in your community – leading to more liveable, sustainable, and productive cities and towns.

    It's Your Move! Getting Students Active

    It's Your Move! Getting Students Active

    The following brochure was co-developed by the Department of Education and Physical Activity Taskforce to assist schools in understanding how they can support students to develop the knowledge, skills and habits for lifelong healthy and active living.

    City of Perth 'Walking and Jogging Routes'

    City of Perth 'Walking and Jogging Routes'

    The "Walking and Jogging Routes in the City of Perth" pocket guide has been developed with the entire community in mind and provides all the information you need to know about the best walking and jogging routes in the City of Perth.

    Commentary on the UN High Level Meeting on NCDs

    Commentary on the UN High Level Meeting on NCDs

    AusPAnet Director and Heart Foundation (WA) Director of Cardiovascular Health Trevor Shilton reports from New York where he was a delegate at the United Nations High Level Meeting on Non-communicable Disease Prevention (representing the International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE)).

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    Amendments to WA Bicycle Regulations

    Amendments to WA Bicycle Regulations

    On 30 August 2011 amendments to Western Australian bicycle regulations were announced. A key amendment is that adults are now permitted to ride a compliant* power assisted pedal cycle (PAPC) on shared paths with the power engaged.

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    Healthy Active by Design Principles

    Healthy Active by Design Principles

    The Physical Activity Taskforce presented on healthy active by design principles at the New Urbanism and Smart Transport 2011 International Conference held in Perth (26 - 27 September 2011).

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    Move More Outdoors - Presentation by William Bird

    Move More Outdoors - Presentation by William Bird

    The UK's primary health care approach to using the natural environment to get more people active. Presented by Dr William Bird, renowned UK GP and public health professional, and Griffin Longley, CEO of Nature Play WA.

    Move More Outdoors - Presentation by William Bird

    Move More Outdoors - Presentation by William Bird

    On Thursday 15 September, at an event hosted by the Physical Activity Taskforce, Dr William Bird presented his ideas around the role of primary health care to encourage behaviour change and increase physical activity participation in the natural environment.

    eNewsletter - September 2011

    ARTICLES: Social media presentation available to download; Upcoming events and campaigns; List of the latest resources and publications; Link to updated grants and funding matrix; Spotlight on Marianne Carey, RAC.

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    Sitting Less for Adults - Heart Foundation Fact Sheet

    Sitting Less for Adults - Heart Foundation Fact Sheet

    Developed by the National Heart Foundation, this fact sheet outlines why sitting less is better for your health, what the recommendations for sitting are and some practical suggestions on how you can reduce your sitting time.

    Summary of 2008-2010 ERASS data for Western Australia

    Summary of 2008-2010 ERASS data for Western Australia

    Prepared by the Physical Activity Taskforce, this document provides a summary of participation for Western Australian respondents to the 2008, 2009 and 2010 Exercise, Recreation and Sport Surveys (ERASS), with comparisons made to the national results.

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    National Cycling Participation Survey (2011)

    National Cycling Participation Survey (2011)

    The Australian Bicycle Council has released the following National Cycling Participation Survey (31 August 2011). The survey, which reports on cycling for transport and recreation, provides baseline data on cycling participation in Australia.

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    The British Cycling Economy - Gross Cycling Product Report

    The British Cycling Economy - Gross Cycling Product Report

    The London School of Economics and Political Science have released the following Gross Cycling Product report which determines that cycling annually contributes almost £3 billion to the UK economy.

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    Year published: 2011
    Planning and Developments - Public Health Considerations

    Planning and Developments - Public Health Considerations

    Developed by the Department of Health, the following information sheet provides guidance on public health considerations to be taken into account when planning residential estates, precincts and urban developments. The information included is intended for State Government, local governments and developers.

    Australian National Preventive Health Agency - Strategic Plan 2011-2015

    Australian National Preventive Health Agency - Strategic Plan 2011-2015

    The Australian National Preventive Health Agency (ANPHA) is Australia's first national preventative health agency with the capacity to lead, support and coordinate health prevention and health promotion efforts. This document outlines the ANPHA's strategic plan for 2011 - 2015 and will guide the new agency through its establishment and first few years.

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