Make Your Move
In 2019, Council's Sport and Recreation team launched its new health and wellness campaign entitled ‘Make Your Move’ (MYM). This campaign will raise the profile of health, wellness and participation in sport and recreation activity across the City of Greater Dandenong.
Why is Making Your Move important?
Make Your Move Physical Activity Strategy 2020-2030
The Make Your Move Physical Activity Strategy 2020-2030 will guide services, programs, resources and infrastructure to ensure community participation.
Council recently undertook extensive consultation and research to find out how active our community are, what prevents them from being active and how Greater Dandenong compares to the rest of Victoria.
This consultation highlighted a number of interesting key findings such as:
We also know, the way people participate in physical activity is changing due to:
Have Your Say
The draft Strategy sets out bold ambitions to be achieved over the next 10 years. An annual implementation plan will be produced clearly setting out the key actions. Various Council departments will work together to determine how Council will measure the success of each action. As each annual implementation plan is produced, a report will be developed to report on the progress of the previous year’s actions.
The Draft Strategy and Implementation Plan are now available for the community to review:
Council is inviting the community to provide written feedback on this draft strategy and implementation plan.
Please email your feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than 5pm, Friday 12th June 2020.
Further information and many more key findings can be found in the following documents: