Skip to content Be Active WA logo

Page updated:

    The Physical Activity Taskforce has ceased operation and this website is no longer updated.

    Updated:

    Resources tagged: all

    Filtered by year: ""

    Showing 76 - 100 of 561 Resources.

    Local Government Active Living Strategy

    Local Government Active Living Strategy

    The Taskforce developed a Local Government Active Living Strategy which aimed to support Local Government through a coordinated and collaborative approach to key issues that impact on opportunities for active living within the community.

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags: , , , , , ,
    Relevance: State
    Year published: 2011
    Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods Seminar

    Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods Seminar

    The Physical Activity Taskforce conducted the Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods breakfast on Tuesday 25 October, targeted at Local Government decision makers.

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags: ,
    Relevance: International
    Year published: 2011
    Professor Fiona Bull Presentation

    Professor Fiona Bull Presentation

    Professor Bull, from the Centre for Built Environment and Health - School of Population Health, presented on the global physical activity agenda and how this can help inform local direction to your community.

    Mark Fenton Presentation

    Mark Fenton Presentation

    Mr Fenton shared his knowledge on how to create more active places and people in your community – leading to more liveable, sustainable, and productive cities and towns.

    It's Your Move! Getting Students Active

    It's Your Move! Getting Students Active

    The following brochure was co-developed by the Department of Education and Physical Activity Taskforce to assist schools in understanding how they can support students to develop the knowledge, skills and habits for lifelong healthy and active living.

    City of Perth 'Walking and Jogging Routes'

    City of Perth 'Walking and Jogging Routes'

    The "Walking and Jogging Routes in the City of Perth" pocket guide has been developed with the entire community in mind and provides all the information you need to know about the best walking and jogging routes in the City of Perth.

    Commentary on the UN High Level Meeting on NCDs

    Commentary on the UN High Level Meeting on NCDs

    AusPAnet Director and Heart Foundation (WA) Director of Cardiovascular Health Trevor Shilton reports from New York where he was a delegate at the United Nations High Level Meeting on Non-communicable Disease Prevention (representing the International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE)).

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags: , , , , , , , ,
    Relevance: International
    Year published: 2011
    Amendments to WA Bicycle Regulations

    Amendments to WA Bicycle Regulations

    On 30 August 2011 amendments to Western Australian bicycle regulations were announced. A key amendment is that adults are now permitted to ride a compliant* power assisted pedal cycle (PAPC) on shared paths with the power engaged.

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags: , , , , ,
    Relevance: State
    Year published: 2011
    Healthy Active by Design Principles

    Healthy Active by Design Principles

    The Physical Activity Taskforce presented on healthy active by design principles at the New Urbanism and Smart Transport 2011 International Conference held in Perth (26 - 27 September 2011).

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags:
    Relevance: Locality not set
    Year published: 2011
    Move More Outdoors - Presentation by William Bird

    Move More Outdoors - Presentation by William Bird

    The UK's primary health care approach to using the natural environment to get more people active. Presented by Dr William Bird, renowned UK GP and public health professional, and Griffin Longley, CEO of Nature Play WA.

    Move More Outdoors - Presentation by William Bird

    Move More Outdoors - Presentation by William Bird

    On Thursday 15 September, at an event hosted by the Physical Activity Taskforce, Dr William Bird presented his ideas around the role of primary health care to encourage behaviour change and increase physical activity participation in the natural environment.

    Brain boost: Sport and physical activity enhance children’s learning

    Brain boost: Sport and physical activity enhance children’s learning

    The paper developed by the Department of Sport and Recreation WA provides information about the link between physical activity and academic achievement.

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags: , , , , , , ,
    Relevance: State
    Year published: 2010

    eNewsletter - September 2011

    ARTICLES: Social media presentation available to download; Upcoming events and campaigns; List of the latest resources and publications; Link to updated grants and funding matrix; Spotlight on Marianne Carey, RAC.

    Resource type:
    Tags: None
    Relevance: State
    Year published: 2011
    Australian National Preventive Health Agency

    Australian National Preventive Health Agency

    The Australian National Preventive Health Agency (ANPHA) was established on 1 January 2011. ANPHA’s job is "to be the catalyst for strategic partnerships, including the provision of technical advice and assistance to all levels of government and in all sectors, to promote health and reduce health risk and inequalities". The ANPHA website contains information about the agency and its work.

    Resource type:Weblinks
    Tags: , , , , , , ,
    Relevance: National
    Year published: Published year not set
    Sitting Less for Adults - Heart Foundation Fact Sheet

    Sitting Less for Adults - Heart Foundation Fact Sheet

    Developed by the National Heart Foundation, this fact sheet outlines why sitting less is better for your health, what the recommendations for sitting are and some practical suggestions on how you can reduce your sitting time.

    Summary of 2008-2010 ERASS data for Western Australia

    Summary of 2008-2010 ERASS data for Western Australia

    Prepared by the Physical Activity Taskforce, this document provides a summary of participation for Western Australian respondents to the 2008, 2009 and 2010 Exercise, Recreation and Sport Surveys (ERASS), with comparisons made to the national results.

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    Relevance: StateNational
    Year published: 2011
    National Cycling Participation Survey (2011)

    National Cycling Participation Survey (2011)

    The Australian Bicycle Council has released the following National Cycling Participation Survey (31 August 2011). The survey, which reports on cycling for transport and recreation, provides baseline data on cycling participation in Australia.

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags: , , , , ,
    Relevance: National
    Year published: 2011
    The British Cycling Economy - Gross Cycling Product Report

    The British Cycling Economy - Gross Cycling Product Report

    The London School of Economics and Political Science have released the following Gross Cycling Product report which determines that cycling annually contributes almost £3 billion to the UK economy.

    Resource type:Publications
    Tags: , , , , ,
    Relevance: International
    Year published: 2011
    Planning and Developments - Public Health Considerations

    Planning and Developments - Public Health Considerations

    Developed by the Department of Health, the following information sheet provides guidance on public health considerations to be taken into account when planning residential estates, precincts and urban developments. The information included is intended for State Government, local governments and developers.

    Australian National Preventive Health Agency - Strategic Plan 2011-2015

    Australian National Preventive Health Agency - Strategic Plan 2011-2015

    The Australian National Preventive Health Agency (ANPHA) is Australia's first national preventative health agency with the capacity to lead, support and coordinate health prevention and health promotion efforts. This document outlines the ANPHA's strategic plan for 2011 - 2015 and will guide the new agency through its establishment and first few years.

    Resource type:Policy, Planning and Strategy Documents
    Tags: , , , , , ,
    Relevance: National
    Year published: 2011
    WA Healthy Workers Implementation Plan

    WA Healthy Workers Implementation Plan

    The WA Healthy Workers Implementation Plan outlines how the Western Australian Department of Health plans to use the Commonwealth funding provided under the National Partnership Agreement to increase healthy lifestyle behaviours among WA workers.

    WA Healthy Children Implementation Plan

    WA Healthy Children Implementation Plan

    The WA Healthy Children Implementation Plan outlines how the Western Australian Department of Health plans to use the Commonwealth funding provided under the National Partnership Agreement to increase the proportion of WA children and adolescents who have a healthy diet, are physically active and are a healthy weight.

    Health and Wellbeing of Western Australian Adults 2010

    Health and Wellbeing of Western Australian Adults 2010

    The WA Department of Health released its summary of adult data from the Health and Wellbeing Surveillance Survey (HWSS) on 16 July 2011. The HWSS is a continuous data collection system which was developed by the Department of Health to monitor the health and wellbeing of Western Australians. This report presents what WA adults aged 16 years and over were saying about their health and wellbeing in 2010.

    Submission - Draft Wheatbelt Land Use Planning Strategy (August 2011)

    Submission - Draft Wheatbelt Land Use Planning Strategy (August 2011)

    This submission is written on behalf of the Physical Activity Taskforce (the Taskforce) to provide comment on the draft Wheatbelt Land Use Planning Strategy.

    Showing 76 - 100 of 561 Resources.