Active School Travel blog

Discover some practical ways to help increase students' physical activity levels each day, beyond the time they spend at school.

September and October saw our schools have fun as they competed for the highest percentage of students scootering and the most improved small school.

Read about the School of the Year, Everton Park State School and how they choose to reward their students and teachers for their multiple Golden Boot wins throughout 2018.

Find out about the 2018 Schools of Excellence winners and how they have encouraged active school travel within their schools.

Learn how year six students from St Sebastian’s School at Yeronga created the ActiveGo machine and app to electronically measure and report Acitve Schoool Travel (AST) data.

Discover the 18 new schools that have been successful in joining the Active School Travel (AST) program in 2019.

Find out which schools were awarded as winners at the Active School Travel (AST) awards night on 1 November 2018.

Find out which three schools were awarded the June Golden Boot for the highest percentage of students who cycled to school.

The Lord Mayor will host the Active School Travel awards night at City Hall on Thursday 1 November to thank Principals, teachers, parents and members of school communities for their commitment to AST in 2018.

Each year, schools around the state compete for places on the Streets Ahead program, with RACQ giving our Active School Travel (AST) schools priority to help ensure students have road safety skills to actively travel to school.