An easy choice for everyone, every day
Every Queenslander should have the opportunity to walk and use quality walking infrastructure as part of their daily routine, so they can experience the lifelong health benefits of increased physical activity.
When we talk about walking we also mean jogging, running, and moving with the help of a mobility device such as a wheelchair, mobility cane or a walking frame. We’re talking about walking in public places and spaces (such as parks, paths and streets).
We have developed Queensland’s first walking strategy. The strategy recognises the critical role that walking plays as part of a single integrated transport system accessible to everyone and as part of a healthy, active lifestyle for all Queenslanders.
Walking in Queensland
The Queensland Walking Strategy coordinates and integrates the state’s approach to walking so communities can be made better for people of all ages and abilities. The strategy suite includes: