NGSC getting active this April

Published on 08 March 2018

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Northern Grampians Shire Council is encouraging the community to get active this April as part of a statewide focus on increased physical activity.


NGSC will join with Parks Victoria, Grampians Community Health, East Wimmera Health Service, Stawell Regional Health and the Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly as part of the Premier’s Active April Challenge, which is focused upon promoting the benefits of physical activity.

 

Together with our partners and local organisations, businesses and community groups, NGSC will do the following:

- Create a list of all current activities in the community that involve being active and;

- Provide some special events for members of the community to participate in during April.


Below are some examples of one off activities that could be offered during April.  

Consider these or one of your own and register it using the registration form in the link below:

-  Come and Try events                                                                                                                                         

- Workplace standing or walking meetings

- A walking group or activity for parents waiting for children during sport training                                   

- Lunchtime games such as frisbees, hooky or Kubb

- Moving Choirs                                                                                                                                                       

- Walking groups

- Flash mobs                                                                                                         

- Running groups

- Fundraisers that involve physical activity                                                                                                         

- Reading groups with actions (Rhyme Time/Shake Rattle & Roll)

- Walk or ride to work or school days                                                                                                                 

- Holding an activity in the park

 

To register a special Active in April event, please head to the link below and complete the registration form: http://www.ngshire.vic.gov.au/Online-Forms/Active-April-event-submission

 

If you require any help completing the registration or would like any further information, please contact Lisa Gillard lisa.gillard@ngshire.vic.gov.au or 5358 8725.

 


 

 

 

 

To register a special Active in April event, please click on the following link and complete the registration form:

 http://www.ngshire.vic.gov.au/Online-Forms/Active-April-event-submission

 

 

If you require any help completing the registration or would like any further information, please contact Lisa Gillard lisa.gillard@ngshire.vic.gov.au or 5358 8725.