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Healthy by Design – Tasmania 2009

Healthy by Design – Tasmania 2009

Developed by the Heart Foundation (Tasmania) and the Premier's Physical Activity Council, Healthy by Design: A Guide to Planning and Designing Active Environments for Tasmania, is a resource that aims to assist planners and subdivision engineers in developing healthy and cost effective spaces that are conducive to active living.

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Healthy by Design – Tasmania 2009 Adobe PDF 2.34 MB

The importance of creating an urban environment that encourages walking, cycling, social interaction and other physical activity in a visually stimulating and attractive manner cannot be underestimated. It improves the wellbeing of the community and helps to foster a prosperous economic future.