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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Every great event needs a great team – and we’ve got some
amazing HPE ambassadors to help spread the word!

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

  • Sep 07


    Check out our official Video News Release for National HPE Day below.

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  • Sep 07

    MEDIA RELEASE: Australian schools start the official countdown to this week’s National Health and PE Day

    Many of the 9,500 schools from across the Nation are gearing up to celebrate thi…

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  • Aug 18

    MEDIA RELEASE: Website launched and ambassadors announced as final touches are put on National Health and PE Day

    Play equipment is getting dusted off, healthy lunches are being planned, and tea…

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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.