Walking Tall

Our warmest thanks to everyone who presented and attended our inaugural forum. Your feedback indicated that:

  • You appreciated the diversity of speakers and case studies, networking opportunities, and the chance to hear from others about their work;
  • Over 85% of you said the forum met your expectations, would recommend the forum to your colleagues and would attend again next year;
  • You would like more opportunities for interaction and roundtable discussions, and to hear perspectives from schools and teachers.
Presenter Presentation
  • Prof Karen Malone & Dr Julie Rudner
  • Stacey Hall, Brisbane City Council
  • Nicole Wood, Warrnambool City Council
  • Rayoni Nelson & Sarah Saunders, VicHealth
  • Simon Woodland & Nigel Smith, Yarra Ranges Council
  • Sam LoveJoy & Thea Grenfell, City of Greater Geelong
  • Dr Louise Phillips, The Walking Neighbourhood
  •  Bianca Opasinis, Healthy Together Whittlesea
  • Danielle Bain, Muddy Boots Sandy Hands


Walking Tall was supported by Healthy Together Victoria and the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources.