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Sport and Active Recreational Policy Framework

Sport and Active Recreational Policy Framework

The National Sport and Active Recreational Policy Framework (the Framework) was developed by Commonwealth, state and territory government departments responsible for sport and recreation, with feedback provided by a range of national sporting organisations, active recreation organisations and peak bodies.

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Creating Places for People: Urban Design Protocol

Creating Places for People: Urban Design Protocol

Creating Places for People is a collective commitment to best practice urban design in Australia. The protocol is the result of two years of collaboration between peak community and industry organisations, and governments at all levels.

Submission - Metropolitan Local Government Review Panel Issues Paper (Dec 2011)

Submission - Metropolitan Local Government Review Panel Issues Paper (Dec 2011)

This submission, written on behalf of the Physical Activity Taskforce (Taskforce), provides comment on the Metropolitan Local Government Review Panel Issues Paper.

Planning and Designing for Pedestrians: Guidelines

Planning and Designing for Pedestrians: Guidelines

Revised Guidelines designed to provide clear guidance on current standards and best practice for the planning and design of pedestrian facilities in Western Australia are now available. It incorporates current Western Australian Policies, Standards and Guidelines and refers to Austroads Guide to Traffic Management and Guide to Road Design series, and relevant Australian Standards.

Getting Students Active - Presentation by Karen Martin

Getting Students Active - Presentation by Karen Martin

The following presentation was delivered by Research Assistant Professor Karen Martin, University of Western Australia, on Tuesday 29 November 2011.

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It's Your Move! Getting Students Active Presentation

It's Your Move! Getting Students Active Presentation

On Tuesday 29 November 2011, the Physical Activity Taskforce invited school principals, teachers and representatives of school boards to an information session on how schools can help children develop the knowledge, skills and habits for lifelong healthy and active living.

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Active Living for All Launch, 15 Dec 2011

On Thursday 15 December, Active Living for All: A Framework for Physical Activity in Western Australia 2012-2016 was launched at the bell tower.

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Diagnosis of Physical Activity in Western Australia

Diagnosis of Physical Activity in Western Australia

In 2011, as part of a broader strategic directions project, the Physical Activity Taskforce commissioned TNS Australia to conduct a diagnosis of physical activity in Western Australia.

National Partnership Agreement on Preventive Health

National Partnership Agreement on Preventive Health

The National Partnership Agreement on Preventive Health (NPAPH) was announced by the Council of Australian Government (COAG) on 29 November 2008.

Draft Public Transport Plan for Perth 2031

Draft Public Transport Plan for Perth 2031

The newly released Public Transport for Perth in 2031 document is the State Government’s vision for improved and expanded public transport in Perth.

Liftout Summary

The Active Living for All: Liftout Summary is a quick reference guide (A3 size) that accompanies Active Living for All: A Framework for Physical Activity in Western Australia 2012 - 2016. The liftout outlines the vision, mission, priorities and strategies for action by sector (e.g. planning and health) and setting (e.g. school and the workplace) in activating people and places.

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Active Living for All

Active Living for All

Launched on Thursday 15 December 2011, the Active Living for All framework represents the strategic direction for increasing and improving opportunities for physical activity in Western Australia (WA) over the next five years (2012 - 2016).

Drug and Alcohol Interagency Strategic Framework for WA

Drug and Alcohol Interagency Strategic Framework for WA

The Drug and Alcohol Interagency Strategic Framework for Western Australia 2011-2015 - is Western Australia's key policy document that outlines strategies which seek to prevent and reduce the adverse impacts of alcohol and other drugs in Western Australia.

Strong Spirit Strong Mind Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol Framework for Western Australia 2011-2015

Strong Spirit Strong Mind Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol Framework for Western Australia 2011-2015

The Strong Spirit Strong Mind – Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol Framework for Western Australia 2011-2015 has been developed to provide guidance to key stakeholders, such as the alcohol and other drug sector and a broad range of government and non-government agencies, towards delivering culturally secure programs and supporting Aboriginal ways of working in order to strengthen their efforts to manage and reduce alcohol and other drug related harm in Aboriginal communities.

Department for Communities Strategic Plan

Department for Communities Strategic Plan

The Department for Communities has developed a new strategic plan for 2011-2015. The Strategic Plan outlines the Department's vision, purpose, values and strategic priorities for the next five years.

Western Australia Health Act 1911

Western Australia Health Act 1911

An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to public health.

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National Volunteering Strategy

National Volunteering Strategy

The National Volunteering Strategy sets out the Australian Government’s vision for volunteering in Australia over the next 10 years. The aim of the strategy is to ensure that by 2021 volunteering is encouraged, supported and recognised by all Australians.

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Closing the Gap Strategy

Closing the Gap Strategy

A national integrated Closing the Gap strategy has been agreed through the Council of Australian Governments (COAG), the peak intergovernmental forum in Australia. It is a commitment by all Australian governments to improve the lives of Indigenous Australians, and in particular provide a better future for Indigenous children.

National Disability Strategy

National Disability Strategy

The National Disability Strategy outlines a 10-year national policy framework to guide government activity across six key outcome areas and to drive future reforms in mainstream and specialist disability service systems to improve outcomes for people with disability, their families and carers. It represents a commitment by all levels of government, industry and the community to a unified, national approach to policy and program development. This new approach will assist in addressing the challenges faced by people with disability, both now and into the future.

Sustainable Australia - Sustainable Communities, a population strategy

Sustainable Australia - Sustainable Communities, a population strategy

On Friday 13 May 2011, the Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, the Hon Tony Burke MP, released Sustainable Australia – Sustainable Communities: A Sustainable Population Strategy for Australia.

National Urban Policy - Our Cities, Our Future

National Urban Policy - Our Cities, Our Future

On 18 May 2011, the Minister for Infrastructure and Transport released Our Cities, Our Future - A National Urban Policy for a productive, sustainable and liveable future.

eNewsletter - October 2011

ARTICLES: 2012 School Physical Activity Promotions Calendar; Move More Outdoors! Dr William Bird's presentation and video recording now available; Walk Over October Announcing the Walking Seminar and new Walking Guides!; The Taskforce Presents at the New Urbanism & Smart Transport Conference; Ride to Work Day; Be Active for Mental Health!; Healthy Active Workplaces Networking Event!; ACHPER WA Conference; Trevor Shilton Reports on the UN High Level Meeting on Non-communicable Diseases; The Exercise, Recreation and Sport Survey (ERASS) - Summary of key findings for WA respondents; Amendments to WA Bicycle Regulations; Round 2 of the Community Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Grants; SuperTowns Receive $5.5million Planning Boost; Profiling the Active After-school Communities Program; Putting the Spotlight on Research Assistant Professor Karen Martin, UWA

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Local Government Update - November 2011

ARTICLES: Announcing the Local Government Active Living Strategy and Network; How the Network Will Work; How to Join the Network.

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Local Government Update - September 2011

Local Government Update - September 2011

ARTICLES: Local Government - Supporting Active Living In The Community Brochure; Understanding Your Community Through Data Analysis; Move More Outdoors! Dr William Bird's presentation and video recording now available; Pathway to a Healthy Community: A guide for councillors; Public Health Planning - A Guide to Developing a Local Government Public Health Plan; City of Stirling - Handy Guide for Residents; Queensland Active Healthy Communities - Resource Package for Local Government; Sport and Recreation Industry Awards; GRANT OPPORTUNITIES; Underground Power Program - Local governments invited to beautify streetscapes and traffic routes; Now Open - Round 2 of the Community Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Grants; Spotlight on Carl Beck, Shire of Katanning.

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eNewsletter - November 2011

ARTICLES: 2012 School Physical Activity Promotions Calendar Now Available; Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods Breakfast; Local Government Active Living Strategy and Network - Join Now!; It's Your Move, Getting Students Active! Event; Key Learning's from the Healthy Active Workplace Networking Event; New Physical Activity Advocacy Brochure for Schools; Town Planning Policies that Support Active Living City of Bunbury; TravelSmart Local Government and Workplace Program Evaluations; Professional Development - Video Recordings; Australian Bicycling Achievement Awards - Nominations Now Open; Spotlight on Hayley O'Connell.

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