Active School Travel blog

27 June 2018

Each year, the Active School Travel team creates customised active travel maps for new schools on the AST program. The map makes it easy for parents, students and staff to find their best walking, riding or public transport routes to school.

27 June 2018

We know children want to cycle or scooter to school in Brisbane, yet only around 3% do. We want more students to ride to school and we want them to have the skills, confidence and experience to ride safely.

27 June 2018

Walk Safely to School Day is an annual event organised by the Pedestrian Council and has had the continued support of the Active School Travel program. We encouraged our schools to actively travel to school on their active travel day during the week of 14 May, or even better – on the Walk Safely to School Day itself on Friday 18 May.

19 March 2018

Students at Greenslopes State School went into footpath frenzy this terms as they celebrated the start of their Active Schoot Travel year with a footpath and scooter rack opening event.

15 March 2018

There's nothing like a creative event to make Active School Travel (AST) fun and visible in your school. Get some inspiration and plan your AST events in advance with the help of our new 2018 events calendar.

14 March 2018

It's time to get competitive! All Active School Travel schools have the chance to win the coveted Golden Boot trophy and a $100 Harts sports voucher each month. Want to win?

12 March 2018

First term of 2018 is almost over! Well done to all the new schools who've launched their Active School Travel programs.

7 March 2018

Our students will join others around Australia to ride their bikes and scooters to school on National Ride to School Day on Friday 23 March.

26 February 2018

Each year, the Active School Travel program conducts a thorough review of active travel statistics from participating schools to measure the impact of the program.

20 November 2017

Do your kids love Active School Travel? Make active travel and bike riding part of your family's everyday life and join thousands of others as members of Cycling Brisbane.


Last updated:15 April 2019