2024 29 Feb

Why is Laurimar thriving?

We travelled to Doreen in City of Whittlesea to find out why Clinton loves living in a place where he can shop by walking.

2021 9 Sep

Our Impact

Walking helps us through the lockdowns

2021 25 May

Focus on funding

Victoria Walks’ new Strategic Plan aims for government investment

2020 25 Nov

Budget fizzer

Not a lot for walking in government spending spree

2020 5 May

Is walking for exercise enough to keep fit?

If walking is the exercise you most enjoy, is it enough by itself to meet fitness goals? Victoria Walks spoke to Dr Megan Teychenne from Deakin University’s Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition.

2018 21 Dec

Victorian tragedy

183 people dead, 6401 injured - five years of the pedestrian road toll

2018 27 Nov

We win!

Victoria Walks wins ITEANZ Sustainable Transport Award

2018 3 Oct

Media gets A+

$3 million worth of media coverage a highlight of Victoria Walks' report card

2018 15 Jun

Cheryl's story

Let's Walk helps Cheryl rediscover her love of walking

2017 29 Nov

Taking it to the streets

Originator of Link and Place approach to street design headlines Smart Urban Futures conference

2017 20 Oct

Let's talk snakes ...

Snakes are all around us, but here's why you shouldn't let that deter you from walking!

2017 7 Jul

Crossings save lives

NSW report shows the risk of traffic lights with missing pedestrian crossings

2016 21 Jun

Falls research update

Falls in the street send over 5,000 pedestrians to hospital each year, in Victoria alone

2015 13 Oct

Bendigo wants to walk

A huge survey of Bendigo residents shows the importance of walking to a regional city, especially its children

2013 27 Feb

Prompting stair use

Point-of-decision-prompts increase stair climbing in a Singapore train station.

2013 5 Feb

UK moves to lower speed

The UK government is now proposing 20 mph (32 km) speed limits to promote pedestrian safety.