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    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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    Year published: 2011
    Submission - Office of Energy (April 2011)

    Submission - Office of Energy (April 2011)

    The Taskforce has reviewed the Energy2031 Strategic Energy Initiative Directions Paper and, in this submission, has provided a number of comments for consideration by the Office of Energy in the process of developing the Strategic Energy initiative.

    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
    Active Transportation Seminar

    Active Transportation Seminar

    The Active Tranpsortation seminar on the 7th April 2011 was presented by Canadian guest speaker Michael Haynes, the Director of TransActive Solutions, a company dedicated to improving the walkability and cyclability of Canadian communities. Attendees heard about his experiences with developing active transport policy at a local level.

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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
    Investments that Work for Physical Activity

    Investments that Work for Physical Activity

    Published by the Global Advocacy for Physical Activity, Investments that Work for Physical Activity is complementary to the Toronto Charter for Physical Activity. The document can be used to support your work in raising the priority of physical activity and the benefits of investment and increased action.

    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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    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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    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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    What is a Local Government TravelSmart Officer?

    What is a Local Government TravelSmart Officer?

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what a Local Government travelSmart Officer is; what the benefits of employing a TravelSmart Officer are; what a TravelSmart officer does; what TravelSmart Officers have achieved so far; and, how to hire a TravelSmart Officer.

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    Making Workplaces TravelSmart

    Making Workplaces TravelSmart

    Developed by the Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, this fact sheet explains: what a TravelSmart workplace is; what the benefits of a TravelSmart workplace are; how local governements can support TravelSmart workplaces, what TravelSmart workplaces have already done; what a Workplace Travel Plan is; and, how to find out more information.

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    TravelSmart Program

    TravelSmart Program

    The Taskforce, in conjunction with the Department of Transport, developed a series of TravelSmart fact sheets to assist local governments, individuals and relevant organisations in understanding the TravelSmart program and the benefits it has to offer.

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    eNewsletter - March 2011

    eNewsletter - March 2011

    ARTICLES: Choose Active Transport Resource; Investments that Work for Physical Activity and the Toronto Charter for Physical Activity; Find Thirty Every Day Campaign Update; Walking still West Australians Favourite Physical Activity; Spotlight on James Stewart, Statewide Healthy School Coordinator.

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    Choose Active Transport

    Choose Active Transport

    The Choose Active Transport presentation covers the funding bodies and partners that were responsible for this resource being developed, the steps involved in developing this resource and specific information on the Teachers Resource and Matilda's Morning Adventures storybook.

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    Choose Active Transport

    Choose Active Transport

    The following presentation relates to the Choose Active Transport Teachers' Resource which was launched by the Taskforce in April 2011.

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    Submission - Review of the Regional Development Commissions (Jan 2011)

    Submission - Review of the Regional Development Commissions (Jan 2011)

    This submission is written on behalf of the Physical Activity Taskforce (the Taskforce) to provide comment on the review of the functions and responsibilities of Regional Development Commissions, to assist in the development of a reform agenda for regional development and in implementing the review’s recommendations.

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    Michael Quirk Presentation

    Michael Quirk Presentation

    Michael Quirk's presentation provides a practical example of how Local Governments can successfully apply State Planning Policy Development Contributions for Infrastructure 3.6 and what it means in reality.

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