Contact your local council to find out about facilities or services in your area that can help you to become more active. Below are phone numbers of State or Territory based organisations that may also be useful.

NSW

Department of Tourism,
Sport and Recreation
Ph : 131302

ACT

YMCA
Ph: 02 6162 0991

VIC

Go for your life Infoline
Ph: 1800 638 594

TAS

Sport and Recreation
Tasmania
Ph: 1800 252 476

SA

Active Ageing
Ph: 08 8232 9077

WA

WA Department of Sport and
Recreation
Ph: 08 9492 9700

NT

Sport and Recreation NT
Ph: 1800 045 678

QLD

Sport and Recreation QLD
Ph: 07 3237 9832

Want to know more about physical activity? Contact:

Heart Health – the National Heart Foundation
Ph: 1300 362 787
Website: www.heartfoundation.com.au

Diabetes – Diabetes Australia
Ph: 1300 136 588
Website: www.diabetesaustralia.com.au

Asthma – Asthma Australia
Ph: 1800 645 130
Website: www.asthmaaustralia.org.au

Arthritis – the Arthritis Foundation
Ph: 1800 011 041
Website: www.arthritisfoundation.com.au

Osteoporosis – Osteoporosis Australia
Ph: 1800 242 141
Website: www.osteoporosis.org.au

Cancer – the Cancer Council Australia
Ph: 131 120
Website: www.cancer.org.au

The Department of Health and Ageing
Visit our website: www.health.gov.au or the Aged Care Information Line on 1800 500 853

Falls Prevention
For more information on falls prevention please search www.health.gov.au

The Department of Veterans' Affairs
Visit our website at www.dva.gov.au or call the Department of Veterans' Affairs office in your State on 133 254. You can also find out more by calling your local Veterans' Affairs Network office on 1300 551 918.

Sports Medicine Australia – www.sma.org.au