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    Active Transportation Walkability and Cyclability Checklist

    Active Transportation Walkability and Cyclability Checklist

    The checklist provides a mechanism to assess the walkability and bikeability of a local area.

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    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
    Active Healthy Communities

    Active Healthy Communities

    The 'Active Healthy Communities: A Resource Package for Local Government to Create Supportive Environments for Physical Activity and Healthy Eating' website and resource developed by the Queensland Government and the Heart Foundation provides practical guidance to councils to create supportive environments for physical activity and healthy eating.

    Department of Health & Ageing

    Department of Health & Ageing

    This website provides a range of information and initiatives on healthy eating, regular physical activity and overweight and obesity to assist all Australians to lead healthy and active lives. Key initiatives include: Get set 4 Life - Habits for Healthy Kids; The Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden National Program; Healthy Spaces and Places; Community and Schools Grants Program; Learning from Successful Community Obesity Initiative; Healthy Weight information and resources; and, How do you measure up?.

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    Department of Regional Development & Lands

    Department of Regional Development & Lands

    The Regional Development Council is the peak advisory body to the Western Australian Government on regional development issues. The website also provides links to the nine Regional Development Commissions in Western Australia.

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    Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment

    Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment

    The Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE) was the government’s advisor on architecture, urban design and public space from 1999 to 2011. The archived website provides resources and case studies on the built environment.

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    Regional Development Australia

    Regional Development Australia

    Regional Development Australia (RDA) is an Australian Government initiative that brings together all levels of government to enhance the growth and development of Australia's regions. A national network of RDA committees has been established to achieve this objective.

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    Local Government Planners Association

    Local Government Planners Association

    The Local Government Planners Association (LGPA) serves and represents local government planners, their counter-parts in state government and the private sector. The LGPA believe that through balancing professional development and fellowship opportunities, they maximise participation and secure better outcomes for their participants.

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    Public Health Advocacy Institute of Western Australia

    Public Health Advocacy Institute of Western Australia

    The Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA (PHAIWA) works closely with its partner organisations and other public health groups to promote public health interests and action in priority areas such as obesity, alcohol, environment & health, injury, child health, Indigenous health and public health expenditure. The PHAIWA is an independent public health voice.

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    Local Government Managers Association (WA)

    Local Government Managers Association (WA)

    The Local Government Managers Australia (LGMA) WA is a professional association representing managers and aspiring managers in local government. The LGMA is committed to the development and improvement of local government management. It is committed to maintaining high professional and ethical standards throughout the profession and to ensuring that its members are at the forefront of change and innovation.

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    Urban Development Institute of Australia (WA)

    Urban Development Institute of Australia (WA)

    The Urban Development Institute of Australia, Western Australia Division, represents all segments of the development industry. The Institute has been representing the urban development industry in Western Australia for more than 30 years.

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    WA Local Government Association

    WA Local Government Association

    The WA Local Government Association (WALGA) advocates on behalf of all the State's local governments and negotiates service agreements for the sector. WALGA is not a government department or agency.

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    Planning Institute of Australia (WA Division)

    Planning Institute of Australia (WA Division)

    The Planning Institute of Australia (WA Division) represents professions involved in planning Australia's cities, towns, regions and places. PIA is a not-for-profit federation of State and Territory Divisions with National Council comprising one representative from each state Division, an elected National President, and an Honorary Secretary/Treasurer.

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    A Guide to Governing Shared Community Facilities – Victoria 2010

    A Guide to Governing Shared Community Facilities – Victoria 2010

    Developed by the Victorian Department of Planning and Community Development, these guidelines provide practical information about the governance of shared community facilities and the tools and documents needed to support good governance.

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    Year published: 2010
    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.

    Guide to the WA Planning System

    Guide to the WA Planning System

    The guide developed by the Department of Sport and Recreation provides an overview of the Western Australian Planning system which coordinates land use and development by balancing a number of potentially competing issues relating to the economy, social and environmental matters.

    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
    Community Engagement in Plan Making

    Community Engagement in Plan Making

    The document developed by the UK Local Government Improvement and Development and Planning Advisory Service provides advice to help develop an appropriate and effective approach to engaging with communities in plan-making to help shape the place they live to create better and more sustainable communities.

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    Year published: 2010
    Staying Mentally Healthy

    Staying Mentally Healthy

    Developed by the Department of Communities, this is a brochure for seniors about depression. One of the key areas covered is the importance of physical activity and social contact in preventing depression in older people.

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    Year published: 2010

    Taskforce Reports, Plans and Submissions

    The Physical Activity Taskforce lodged a number of submissions on a range of issues relating to physical activity.

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    ActiveSmart

    ActiveSmart

    ActiveSmart is a world-first physical activity participation program model based on the internationally recognised strategy used by the TravelSmart program. It uses tailored information, resources and personal contact to motivate and encourage households to participate in physical activity.

    Get Active Gold Coast

    Get Active Gold Coast

    An initiative of the Gold Coast Physical Activity Alliance, designed to encourage the adoption of an active and healthy lifestyle. The website provides information about local events, physical activity opportunities, sporting organisations and healthy eating.

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    Year published: 2010
    Be Active Cockburn

    Be Active Cockburn

    The Be Active Cockburn website is a dedicated physical activity website set up to inform the community about how to lead a healthy lifestyle, with information on TravelSmart, healthy eating, tobacco smoking, alcohol, and mental health.

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    Active Freo

    Active Freo

    The Active Freo webpage created by the City of Fremantle provides access to information about local sporting clubs, parks, events, facilities and physical activity opportunities.

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    built4kids

    built4kids

    built4kids has been developed by the NSW Commission for Children and Young People to help create built environments that meet the needs of children and young people.

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    Year published: 2009

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