Live Life Well @ School

Live Life Well @ School is a joint initiative of the NSW Department of Education and NSW Ministry of Health to get more students more active more often and focus on healthy eating habits.

What does Live Life Well @ School do?

Live Life Well @ School assists primary schools to develop whole school strategies to

  • improve the teaching of nutrition and physical education through a focus on PDHPE programs
  • foster community partnerships that promote and support whole of school strategies
  • provide opportunities for more students to be more active, more often.

Free professional learning and a suite of resources are available to support schools implement the Live Life Well @ School initiative.

How can schools can get involved?

  • Contact for information about professional learning and next steps for getting started, or
  • Chat with the Health Promotion Officer in your Local Health Districts office for strategies and ideas for your school community.

Live Life Well @ School in practice

The videos below show what Live Life Well @ School looks like, why it’s important, how it can be done, and the positive change it has made to learning and the school community, in a variety of school settings.

Corindi Public School

Cringila Public School

Elanora Heights Public School

Goulburn South Public School

Humula Public School

Mittagong Public School

Wellington Public School


PDHPE including information about syllabus implementation, professional learning and resources.

Additional resources to support teaching and learning about healthy eating and physical activity are available:

Return to top of page Back to top