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!
We want to spread the word about HPE Day as much as we can, and here is some latest news to read.
Did you know that, in 2019, more than 100 000 students took part in National #HPEDay! That’s amazing! But can we top that in 2020? Register your school today! Share how your school has changed up HPE in response to #COVID19
The Australian Institute of Health & Welfare reports these facts. In 2017/18:
25% of children and adolescents (2 to 17) were overweight or obese
67% of adults were overweight or obese
31% of all Australians were obese – up 12% from 1995
It is estimated that there will be $88 Billion additional costs to the Australian economy in the 10-year period 2015 to 2025, if no action taken to slow the rise of obesity.
There is still time to register your school in this years National #HPEday To check out the latest eNews and to register your school visit https://conta.cc/32vjnWe