About Us

ACHPER (SA) is a not for profit incorporated organisation that promotes active and healthy living, through programs, services and information for the education sites and their communities. ACHPER (SA) provides advocacy and leadership through innovative, quality professional services and programs. ACHPER (SA) is a dynamic and progressive association that supports educators, coaches and individuals through conferences, resources, support and networking opportunities to enhance quality movement experiences.   

In early 2017, The ACHPER (SA) Board updated our strategic plan which sets the direction and pillars for ACHPER’s ongoing work promoting active and healthy living.  


1 Professional Learning and Programs for educational communities
2 Engagement
3 Resource development
4 Partnership development & Advocacy

Click here for an infographic summary of 2018-19 activities. For a full copy of our annual report please email m.schmidt@achpersa.com.au


ACHPER provides up to date information on strategies, research, policy information and projects aimed at creating community awareness about a healthy lifestyle. Useful resources are a major part of membership. These resources include ACHPER Matters, a publication that covers our focus areas, The ACHPERTISER, State newsletter which updates ACHPER (SA) activities, and a National Publication (either the Healthy Lifestyles Journal or the Active & Healthy Magazine).

For more information on becoming an ACHPER member, please click here