News

25th March 2022

We are getting for our SlowDown day – a first in Australia. Not only are we celebrating Ride2School Day but we are also asking drivers to slow down to 30km/h. Kids helped to distribute flyers and got signage ready. Find out more here.

14th February 2022

Safe Streets To School is part of a newly formed alliance of Australian organisations calling for 3 transport priorities for the 2022 federal elections.

We are calling for more organisations and individuals to pledge support here: https://aspactivity.org/three-transport-priorities/

15th January 2022

Join our workshop on 21st January 2022 to learn more about tactics for campaigning:  https://me.getup.org.au/events/safe-streets-to-school-campaigning-workshop

1st September 2021

Healthy Cities Illawarra supported by Safe Streets to School Wollongong and 30please was awarded a grant by the NSW government for a pilot with three schools. Helping the schools to advocate for infrastructure improvements and a 30km/h Slow Down Day will form part of the pilot. More on the grant here.

1st August 2021

Safe Streets to School Canada Bay made a submission to Canada Bay’s Community Strategic Plan (CSP).

For more details click here.

20th July 2021

Safe Streets to School Wollongong made a submission opposing the Thirroul/Bulli proposed traffic “improvements”.

For more details click here.

9th July 2021

Online Townhall Meeting organised by Safe Streets to School Wollongong.

It was great to see that our local Wollongong politicians take our concerns about safe routes to school seriously and so many of them will join us at our Townhall Meeting. 

For more details click here.

7th July 2021

New Chapter for Randwick Council has been launched.

For more details click here.

28th April 2021

Healthy Cities Illawarra wants you to have your say about safe and active routes to school! Take part in the survey here.

2nd March 2021

Safe Streets to School Wollongong announces partnership with Healthy Cities Illawarra and 30Please. For more click here.