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    The 4th R Curriculum Resource

    The 4th R Curriculum Resource

    Recognising the diverse requirements on principals and educators in committing to out of school learning opportunities, the Department of Sport and Recreation - Recreation Camps have developed some tools to aid teacher planning and identification of learning outcomes from school camps and physical activity programs.

    The 4th R Curriculum Resource - Years 8 to 10

    The 4th R Curriculum Resource - Years 8 to 10

    The year 8 to 10 4th R Curriculum Resource package aims to provide guidance for educators using Department of Sport and Recreation - Recreation Camps programs and will assist schools in choosing from the diverse range of programs on offer.

    National Secondary School Diet and Activity Survey (NaSSDA)

    National Secondary School Diet and Activity Survey (NaSSDA)

    The National Secondary Student's Diet and Activity (NaSSDA) survey 2009-10 is jointly funded by the state Cancer Councils, Cancer Council Australia and the National Heart Foundation of Australia.

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    Year published: 2011
    Matilda's Storybook

    Matilda's Storybook

    Matilda's Morning Adventures is an early childhood storybook designed to accompany the Choose Active Transport resource for teachers.

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    Year published: 2011
    Choose Active Transport Resource

    Choose Active Transport Resource

    The Physical Activity Taskforce, in collaboration with the National Heart Foundation (WA) and the Departments of Transport, Sport and Recreation, Education and Health, produced a Year K-7 teacher resource to foster more active transport to and from schools.

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    An Australian Vision for Active Transport

    An Australian Vision for Active Transport

    This report, prepared by the Australia Local Government Association, Bus Industry Confederation, Cycling Promotion Fund, National Heart Foundation of Australia and International Association of Public Transport, calls on the Australian Government to make a major commitment to driving active transport in Australia.

    Department of Transport - Cycling Brochures

    Department of Transport - Cycling Brochures

    The Department of Transport produces and distributes a range of comprehensive cycling brochures, which can be downloaded from the cycling section of their website.

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    Submission - Draft Pilbara Planning and Infrastructure Framework (May 2011)

    Submission - Draft Pilbara Planning and Infrastructure Framework (May 2011)

    In this submission the Taskforce outlines it's support for the intent to provide a strategic planning profile and direction for the Pilbara region and provides a number of comments for consideration by the Pilbara Regional Planning Committee and the Western Australian Planning Commission.

    Submission - RDA Perth Draft Regional Plan (May 2011)

    Submission - RDA Perth Draft Regional Plan (May 2011)

    The Taskforce's Built Environment Advisory Committee has reviewed the RDA Perth Draft Regional Plan and provided a number of comments for consideration by the Perth Committee of Regional Development Australia.

    Active Travel Behaviour Change - Targeting Secondary School Students

    Active Travel Behaviour Change - Targeting Secondary School Students

    Arthur spoke on increasing active transport amongst secondary school students through authentic youth engagement. He shared his personal stories of success, the theoretical evidence base for student leadership and gave some tips on some of the challenges with sustaining effective student engagement.

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    Active Travel Behaviour Change - Targeting Secondary School Students

    Active Travel Behaviour Change - Targeting Secondary School Students

    On Tuesday 3 May a small group of stakeholders participated in an interactive webinar with Arthur Orsini of Urbanthinkers from Vancouver, Canada.

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    Year published: 2011
    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
    Obesity and the Economics of Prevention

    Obesity and the Economics of Prevention

    Published by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) this book is the result of work undertaken at the OECD since 2007. A wealth of data and analysis is presented within, with the aim of supporting the development of policies for tackling obesity and preventing chronic diseases.

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    Year published: 2010
    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.

    PHAIWA - Public Health Advocacy Toolkit

    PHAIWA - Public Health Advocacy Toolkit

    Developed by the Public Health Advocacy Institute of Western Australia, this toolkit is a practical resource that supports and encourages health professionals and interested organisations to engage in advocacy.

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    Year published: 2010
    Fit Body, Fit Mind & Soul (links to external site)

    Fit Body, Fit Mind & Soul (links to external site)

    Developed by the Department of Communities Office for Youth, this toolkit contains a number of fact sheets to help young people deal with conflicting demands on their time, stress from work and school, and expectations from family, friends and colleagues. It is a young person's guide in the pursuit of positive mental and emotional health.

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    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
    Global Recommendations on Physical Activity for Health

    Global Recommendations on Physical Activity for Health

    The World Health Organization developed the "Global Recommendations on Physical Activity for Health" with the overall aim of providing national and regional level policy makers with guidance on the dose-response relationship between the frequency, duration, intensity, type and total amount of physical activity needed for the prevention of non-communicable diseases.

    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.

    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

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