20 Minute Neighbourhood

The 20-minute neighbourhood is based on enhancing the liveability of Melbourne’s neighbourhoods. It is about ‘living locally’—giving people the ability to meet most of their daily needs within a 20-minute walk from home, with safe cycling and local transport options.

20-Minute Neighbourhoods

Plan Melbourne is guided by the principle of 20-minute neighbourhoods.  It is all about ‘living locally’ – giving people the ability to meet most of their everyday needs within a 20-minute walk, cycle or local public transport trip of their home

2019 Healthy Auckland Scorecard

The Scorecard  brings together obesity, nutrition, physical activity and child dental health data, giving a consolidated insight into the health of adults and children living in New Zealand’s biggest city, Tāmaki Makaurau.


2019 Public Health Champion Awards

Public Health Champion Award

The purpose of the PHA’s Public Health Champion Award is to recognise and profile the outstanding contribution by an individual to public health.
The criteria for the award are:

  • for an individual working in public health who has focused on the PHA’s priorities in the past year; and/or
  • has made a significant and ongoing contribution to public health over many years

Nominees may be well known in a local community or be a well-known national public figure. Nominees do not need to be members of the PHA, but priority will be given to nominations by members.

Email for an application form: [email protected]

2020 Aotearoa Bike Challenge

This year’s Aotearoa Bike Challenge, held in February, has seen record participation with more than 24,500 people from over 2,450 organisations taking part, including over 4,950 new riders.