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    Applying for Funding – Key Considerations Presentation - City of Rockingham Case Study

    Applying for Funding – Key Considerations Presentation - City of Rockingham Case Study

    Jo Davies from the Physical Activity Taskforce provided a case study on the City of Rockingham's research and data collection undertaken for their Community Infrastructure Plan.

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    Year published: 2011
    Building Spaces and Places for Children and Young People

    Building Spaces and Places for Children and Young People

    This publication by the Commissioner for Children and Young People highlights positive examples of how working with children and young people can lead to better outcomes in the built environment. The publication aims to complement other resources available in this area.

    Other Funding Opportunities - Senior's Week Grants - Council on the Ageing WA

    Other Funding Opportunities - Senior's Week Grants - Council on the Ageing WA

    Information about the Council on the Ageing WA - Senior's Week Grants.

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    Year published: 2011
    Other Funding Opportunities - Department for Communities Grant Information

    Other Funding Opportunities - Department for Communities Grant Information

    Information about the various Department for Communities Grants available to be applied for by local governments.

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    Year published: 2011
    Other Funding Opportunities

    Other Funding Opportunities

    Rebecca Fidrych from the Physical Activity Taskforce provided an overview of several grant opportunities available that had not already been outlined.

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    Trails Grants Presentation

    Trails Grants Presentation

    Geordie Thompson from the Department of Sport and Recreation provided an overview of the Trails Grants Program.

    City of Wanneroo - Healthy Communities Initiative Presentation

    City of Wanneroo - Healthy Communities Initiative Presentation

    Toyah Tinworth from the City of Wanneroo provided an overview of the local government's experiences thus far after receiving Healthy Communities Initiative funding.

    Community Profiling – Data Requirements and Sources Presentation (Department of Sport and Recreation)

    Community Profiling – Data Requirements and Sources Presentation (Department of Sport and Recreation)

    Susan McDonald from the Department of Sport and Recreation provided an overview of sources the department uses for community profiling.

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    Community Profiling – Data Requirements and Sources Presentation (Department of Health)

    Community Profiling – Data Requirements and Sources Presentation (Department of Health)

    Sarah Joyce from the Department of Health WA provided an overview of data that is available from the department and other government sources.

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    Healthy Communities Initiative Grants Overview Presentation

    Healthy Communities Initiative Grants Overview Presentation

    Peta Turner from the Department of Health WA provided an overview of the national Healthy Communities Initiative Grants.

    Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund Presentation

    Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund Presentation

    Clayton White from the Department of Sport and Recreation provided an overview of the Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund.

    Community Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Grants Presentation

    Community Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Grants Presentation

    Lisa Wheatley from the Heart Foundation provided an overview of the Community Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Grants available as part of the national Swap It, Don’t Stop It campaign.

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    Applying for Funding – Key Considerations Presentation

    Applying for Funding – Key Considerations Presentation

    Jo Del Prete from the Physical Activity Taskforce provided an overview of considerations for local governments when applying for grants.

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    Community Profiling – Data Requirements & Sources Presentation (Department of Health) - Handout 1

    Community Profiling – Data Requirements & Sources Presentation (Department of Health) - Handout 1

    The document by the Department of Health WA is to be used by local governments to request data required for Healthy Communities Initiative grant applications.

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    Choose Active Transport Resource

    Choose Active Transport Resource

    The Physical Activity Taskforce, in collaboration with the National Heart Foundation (WA) and the Departments of Transport, Sport and Recreation, Education and Health, produced a Year K-7 teacher resource to foster more active transport to and from schools.

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    An Australian Vision for Active Transport

    An Australian Vision for Active Transport

    This report, prepared by the Australia Local Government Association, Bus Industry Confederation, Cycling Promotion Fund, National Heart Foundation of Australia and International Association of Public Transport, calls on the Australian Government to make a major commitment to driving active transport in Australia.

    City of Stirling: It's Your Choice - Handy Guide

    City of Stirling: It's Your Choice - Handy Guide

    Created by the City of Stirling the guide encourages residents to get off the couch and enjoy the wonderful surroundings the City has to offer while living a healthy and active life.

    Walkability Checklist

    Walkability Checklist

    At the Active Transportation Seminar on the 7th April 2011, the following walkability checklist was provided as a guide for identifying issues and areas for improvement, in terms of the the walkability and bikeability of communities.

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    Heart Foundation Walkability Checklist

    Heart Foundation Walkability Checklist

    The National Heart Foundation has developed a checklist, as a national consumer advocacy tool, that asks community residents to be the ‘eyes and feet’ of their Local Government council to provide feedback on the ‘walkability’ of their local neighbourhoods.

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    Year published: 2011
    Managing Shared Facilities Resource

    Managing Shared Facilities Resource

    The Taskforce's Built Environment Schools Working Group is developing a resource on managing shared facilities, such as school ovals, swimming pools and recreation centers. The aim of the resource is to develop a suite of tools that provide practical guidance on the management and governance of shared use facilities in the community.

    Public Health Planning

    Public Health Planning

    Developed by the Public Health Advocacy Institute of Western Australia this resource is designed as a comprehensive and community based Public Health Plan that can be implemented, evaluated and sustained.

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    Year published: 2011
    What is a Bicycle User Group?

    What is a Bicycle User Group?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what a Bicycle User Group (BUG) does; how local governments support their BUGs; how to start a BUG; and, information for those in country towns or regional centres.

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    Year published: 2011
    What is a Local TravelSmart Guide?

    What is a Local TravelSmart Guide?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what a Local TravelSmart Guide is; what are the benefits of having a guide; who provides the information for the guide; how much the guide costs to produce; how the guide can be promoted and distributed and where to find out more information.

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    Year published: 2011
    What is Active Transport?

    What is Active Transport?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what active transport is; what the benefits are; how local governments can encourage active transport; and, what local governments are already doing to encourage active transport.

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    What is a TravelSmart School?

    What is a TravelSmart School?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: What a TravelSmart School is; what the benefits of a TravelSmart school are; and, how Local Governments support TravelSmart schools.

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    Year published: 2011

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