Health & Physical Education (HPE) Day is a nationwide initiative that highlights the importance of HPE in the Australian Curriculum, and its influence on the learning and development of children.

It doesn’t matter whether you’re a parent, caregiver, teacher or principal - everyone has a role to play in helping young people take a step towards leading healthier and happier lives. Help celebrate the health and well-being of our future generations on HPE Day – it’s easy!



National Health &
Physical Education Day


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On the Day
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Getting involved in
HPE day is easy!


Parent Pledge

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pledge today!

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We want to spread the word about HPE Day as much as we can, and here is some latest news to read.

  • Sep 12

    MEDIA RELEASE: ​National Health and Physical Education Day: Why HPE is Good for Communities

    Schools from across the Nation are gearing up to celebrate National Health and P…

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  • Sep 05

    MEDIA RELEASE: Final touches are put on 2016 National Health and PE Day

    Bike equipment is getting checked, play equipment is getting dusted off, healthy…

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  • Jun 07

    Take the challenge and be involved in our #HPEday competition!

    ACHPER National encourages schools, children, teachers and communities to take p…

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Health and Physical Education are critical learning areas for the development of healthy and active children, and opportunities exist for organisations to help support this important national initiative. To find out more, contact ACHPER National on 08 8352 3288 or click here.