Coun­cil en­cour­ages kids to be ac­tive

Ovens & Murray Advertiser - - NEWS -

IN­DIGO Shire Coun­cil will join VicHealth in its mis­sion to get kids walk­ing, rid­ing and scoot­ing to school as part of the health pro­mo­tion foun­da­tion’s an­nual Walk to School pro­gram.

Ev­ery Oc­to­ber, Walk to School month en­cour­ages kids and fam­i­lies to get ac­tive on the trip to and from school to help build healthy habits for life.

This year all 15 pri­mary school across In­digo Shire have reg­is­tered to par­tic­i­pate.

Coun­cil will work with lo­cal pri­mary schools to de­liver a range of ac­tiv­i­ties on Walk to School day in­clud­ing a healthy break­fast and op­por­tu­ni­ties to win prizes.

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