Walk to Work 2016

Walk to Work is an annual event that encourages Australians to build regular walking into their daily routines.

We are celebrating Diabetes Australia Walk to Work Day on Friday 7 October by making a simple commitment to walk, whether that’s ditching the car and walking to work, getting off the tram a stop earlier or simply walking at lunchtime – join us, and let’s get walking Australia!

It’s easy to get involved, simply:

  1. Register for FREE as an individual or team at www.walk.com.au

  2. Set a goal for the distance you will walk.

  3. Start fundraising using your unique EverydayHero page and share your progress with family, friends and colleagues.

  4. Help raise awareness for Diabetes Australia Walk to Work 2016 throughout September and early October using the hashtag #walktowork

  5. Celebrate and raise funds by hosting a healthy breakfast in your workplace on Friday 7 October 2016!

Help raise funds for diabetes research today!

Walking is one of the easiest forms of exercise to build daily into your busy life and can make a big difference to your long-term health.

Set your walking goal, create your fundraising page and start walking today.

More information: www.walk.com.au.

Promotional material

The Pedestrian Council of Australia have produced great Walk to Work posters, stickers and short 30 second and 15 second advertisements.

  • Print off a poster and hang it at your workplace.
  • Encourage colleagues to walk to work
  • Take a 15 minute walk in your lunch break
  • Visit the Walk to Work website to find more material.
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