Supporting Healthy Active Communities in North Queensland

Move It NQ is one of the projects of the North Queensland Sports foundation, aimed at supporting healthier and more active lifestyles. Through the successful development of evidence-based strategies and delivery of community physical activity programs across North Queensland, Move It NQ has become a leader in driving health-related outcomes across the region.  

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our impact

Move It NQ builds ongoing opportunities for community members to engage in physical activity and develop positive, life-long health behaviours. 

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* survey respondents for period July 2020 – May 2023

how we're making a difference?

Move It NQ applies a place-based collaborative approach, which is designed to help improve the health and wellbeing of North Queensland communities by

Enhancing Access to Physical Activity Opportunities

Providing community members with free or low cost physical activity sessions that are accessible and tailored to meet unique community needs. 

Encouraging Social Connections and Supporting Mental Health

Creating inclusive opportunities for community members to build social connections, reduce isolation help to manage mental health. 

Improving Physical Health Outcomes 

Promoting the development of lifelong healthy behaviours resulting in improved physical health outcomes and a reduced risk of chronic disease. 

 Strengthening the Capacity of Local Government Areas

Building the capacity of Local Government Areas in regional and remote locations to deliver healthy and sustainable initiatives within their communities. 

Face to Face programs

LGA designed and coordinated face-to-face inclusive community programs that encourage physical activity and community connection.

Mobile App

Our interactive health and wellbeing platform designed for North Queenslanders to access physical activity, nutrition and wellbeing resources to live healthy active lifestyles.

On Demand

Our low-cost digital fitness platform offering over 1000+ high quality fitness and wellbeing sessions from around the world which are accessible on any device.

Partnerships Opportunities

We are seeking partnerships to expand the reach and impact that Move It NQ currently delivers in building ongoing opportunities for community members to engage in physical activity and develop positive, life-long health behaviours.

If you are an organisation that aligns with Move It NQ’s values and community strategies

Whether you are a funder who is looking to bring Move It NQ to your region, an agency looking to initiate a strategic partnership, a local government authority that wants to sign up or a local physical activity provider who wants to deliver activities under the Move It NQ banner

— please reach out to start a conversation today.



LGA Representatives

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