Active School Travel blog

Did you know Cycling Brisbane offers free workshops for kids of all ages? Read about how these free workshops can help kids learn skills to ride a bike with confidence.    

Applications are now open to join the Active School Travel program in 2020. Refer a school you think could benefit from joining the program and be rewarded with a $100 Hart Sports voucher!  

Calling all current Active School Travel (AST) schools! Nominations are now open for the 2019 Active School Travel Awards. Find out more and submit your nomination by Tuesday 24 September.

It’s easy to get the most out of the Active School Travel program when everyone works together. Find out how Acacia Ridge State School is kicking goals through their PAW Committee, combining AST with other school focuses. 

The competition has been close, with schools achieving high rates of active travel. Find out which schools have been awarded the Golden Boot in June and July. How does your school compare? 

Sherwood State School celebrated the Ekka by hosting a sing-a-long walk, complete with banjo! Be inspired by how this community gets creative to get kids active.  

There are plenty of ways to celebrate Active School Travel (AST) and encourage students to get active in term 3! Take a look through the latest calendar of events and get inspiration for how to promote active travel and build your school community networks through the cooler months.  

Greenslopes State School joined the Active School Travel program when it first launched back in 2004. Discover how Greenslopes State School is continuing their commitment to Active School Travel in 2019 and how they’re using the program to support communities in need.     

Did you know that all first year Active School Travel (AST) schools can access free bike and scooter skills sessions? Find out more about skills sessions and how you can support students to ride their bikes and scooters with confidence.


Last updated:15 April 2019