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    Integrated Planning & Reporting

    Integrated Planning & Reporting

    The Department of Local Government developed the guidelines to assist local governments in undertaking strategic planning.

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    Year published: 2010
    Conferences, Workshops & Events

    Conferences, Workshops & Events

    The Taskforce has compiled a list of local, national and international physical activity conferences, professional development events and programs which may be of interest to key stakeholders and Local Government employees.

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    Gold Coast

    Gold Coast

    An initiative of the Gold Coast Physical Activity Alliance, this is an agreed plan for shared physical activity action on the Gold Coast. The Plan recommends actions to address five key action areas.

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    Year published: 2010
    Pedometer Challenge Checklist

    Pedometer Challenge Checklist

    This resource produced by the Physical Activity Taskforce provides a comprehensive list of factors to consider when developing a pedometer challenge.

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    Curriculum Publications

    Curriculum resources for schools, teachers and parents.

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    Checklists

    Checklists to assist local governments and community organisations in conducting walking related initiatives.

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    Age-friendly Built Environments

    Age-friendly Built Environments

    Developed by the Australian Local Government Association this resource includes six fact sheets which cover a range of age-friendly built environment issues, which are relevant to local councils including case studies.

    Promoting Physical Activity and Active Living in Urban Environments

    Promoting Physical Activity and Active Living in Urban Environments

    Developed by the World Health Organization, this booklet concisely overviews the best available evidence on physical activity in the urban environment and makes suggestions for policy and practice based on that evidence.

    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.

    The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity

    The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity

    The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity was launched in May 2010 by Global Advocacy for Physical Activity and has become a key advocacy document for government and NGO's around the world.

    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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    Year published: 2011
    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
    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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    Year published: 2011
    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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    Year published: 2011
    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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    Year published: 2011

    2009 Adult Survey Launch, 1 December 2010

    Photos from the launch of the 2009 Adult Survey, held at the UWA Boatshed on Wednesday, 1 December 2010.

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    Year published: 2011

    Active Transportation Seminar, 7 April 2011

    Photos from the Active Transportation Seminar, with international guest speaker Michael Haynes, held in the DSR Conference Room on Thursday, 7 April 2011.

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    Year published: 2011

    Choose Active Transport Resource Launch, 9 March 2011

    Photos from the launch of the Choose Active Transport Teachers' Resource, held on Wednesday 9 March 2011 in the DSR Conference Room.

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    Year published: 2011

    Event Photos

    Photos from Taskforce presentations, events and activities.

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    Local Government Update - February 2011

    Local Government Update - February 2011

    ARTICLES: Measure Up Campaign Resources for Local Governments; Funding Round for the Healthy Communities Initiative; Lotterywest Trails Grant Program; Environmental Community Grants 2011; The Get on Track Challenge; Development Assessment Panels - Calls for Expressions of Interest.

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    Year published: 2011
    eNewsletter - February 2011

    eNewsletter - February 2011

    ARTICLES: Taskforce Priorities for 2011; Strategic Directions 5; NSW School Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (SPANS) Findings Similar to WA; WA Ranks Second Nationally for Overall involvement in Organised Sport; Croquet in the Park; Spotlight on Graham Brimage, DSR; Draw the Line Campaign; WA Youth Awards; Diabetes WA Small Grants Scheme.

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    Year published: 2011
    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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    Year published: 2011
    Cost Effectiveness Study

    Cost Effectiveness Study

    Physical inactivity is a major risk factor for many chronic diseases and is estimated to cost around AU$2.1 billion, to the Western Australian economy each year. This study investigates the cost-effectiveness of a subsidy program for general practitioners (GPs) to promote physical activity, as an intervention strategy.

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    Year published: 2011

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