Healthway Newsletter September/October 2016


The Minister for Health has announced a new Healthway Board

The Minister for Health, the Hon John Day, has announced a new Board to govern Healthway.

West Australians get behind Act-Belong-Commit

Healthway has renewed its support for the Act-Belong-Commit campaign.

Hyperfest for Drug Aware young people

Hyperfest is a unique youth-led annual outdoor music event for young people in Midland and surrounding areas.

Healthy lifestyle leads to success at Quit Targa West tarmac rally

The Quit smoking message and promotion of a healthy lifestyle played an integral role in Healthway’s partnership with the Quit Targa West Tarmac Rally.

Kalgoorlie Fashion Week shows less alcohol is always a better look

Healthway sponsorship of Kalgoorlie Fashion Week took the Alcohol.Think Again message to the Goldfields.

Recent Healthway funding decisions July 2016

At its July and August 2016 meetings, the Board of Healthway considered many applications for grants and sponsorship.

Upcoming events

8 October LiveLighter Dardanup Bull and Barrel Festival 2016
Cow and goat milking, animal nursery, miniature horse display, local art and photographic exhibition, wine tasting, cooking demonstrations & tasting, teenage 'youth haven', local talent quest, remote control trucks, acrobatics, sand carving, painting, free craft activities tent, Festival parade with Pipe Band, and various stage performances and entertainment.

14 October Make Smoking History Kelmscott Show at Rushton Park Showgrounds
A showcase of community talent with competitions for cut flowers, vegetables, jams and preserves, cooking, knitting, crochet, needlework, crafts, manual arts, china painting, pottery and equestrian.

14 and 15 October Make Smoking History Esperance Show’s 65th anniversary event at the Esperance Greater Sports Ground
A community agricultural show encouraging the breeding, production and exhibiting of all domesticated stock and their produce. Activities for families include music and dance performances, judging, equestrian, visual art, craft and sculpture exhibitions, poetry workshops, and a Trade Space Marquee.

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