Thousands of Sydney workers will be improving their physical and mental health, creating a cleaner environment, saving on petrol and reducing traffic by leaving their cars at home and walking to work on Friday 7 October.
Sydney: Thousands of Feet
Sydney workers will be swapping public transport for their sneakers, putting their feet first as they walk across the city to WynyardPark (York St entrance) on Walk to Work Day, Friday, 7 October at . A parade of the best feet in Sydney will be on display.
Australia’s Chief Medical Officer, Professor John Horvathwill join the Governor- General, Major General Michael Jeffery,Dr Peter Shergold, the Secretary of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet and other public servants on a walk from Floriade to Parliament House.
Free broadcast quality radio grabs with Harold Scruby about Walk to Work Day are also available via www.mediagame.com.auA password to access these grabs can be obtained online at www.mediagame.com.auor by contacting Martin Cook on
Live interviews available with:
AMA Federal President, Dr Mukesh Haikerwal
Chief Medical Officer, Professor John Horvath
Professor Adrian Bauman, one of the leading epidemiologists in Australia
Harold Scruby, Chairman/ CEO, Pedestrian Council of Australia