Kristiann C. Heesch

Journal article

A shift from motorised travel to active transport: what are the potential health gains for an Australian city?

This study aimed to estimate the potential health gains and savings in health care costs of an Australian city achieving its stated travel targets for the use of active transport.

Physical activity and health in mid-age and older women

This report finds that between 2001 and 2004, the percentage of mid-age women doing 30 minutes of physical activity on most days rose from 45 to 54 per cent. This was primarily attributed to walking. The findings presented in parts three and four of this...