Find a Local Coordinator

Local Coordinators come from a variety of organisations such as health and community centres, councils and workplaces, and are a vital part of Heart Foundation Walking. Local Coordinators receive training, ongoing assistance, support and resources and are there to help volunteers set up a walking group in their local community.

Simply enter your postcode below to find your Local Coordinator.

Australian Capital Territory

Belconnen Community Service

Regions: Belconnen
Katie Anderson-Kelly 02 6264 0232

Communities @ Work

Regions: Palerang (A)
Tanya George

Connections Googong

Regions: Palerang (A), Queanbeyan-Palerang (C)
Samantha Remmers

Red Cross ACT

Regions: South Canberra, Woden
Samantha Betts

Southside Community Services

Regions: South Canberra, Canberra Central
Louise Wills 02 6126 4713

Woden Community Service

Regions: Woden

New South Wales

Albion park Youth & Community Care Inc

Regions: Shellharbour (C)
Debbie Sargeant 42573342

Animated Health & Fitness

Regions: Central Coast (C)

Bankstown City Council

Regions: Canterbury-Bankstown (C)

Bega Valley Shire Council

Regions: Bega Valley (A)

Belrose Super Centre

Regions: North Sydney (A)
Jillian Christie

Bland Shire Council

Regions: Bland (A)
Rebecca McDonell 02 6972 2266

Burwood Council

Regions: Burwood (A)

Cabot Medical Centre

Regions: Camden (A)
Marilyn Searle 0497 842 672

Canterbury City Council

Regions: Canterbury-Bankstown (C)

Canterbury-Bankstown City Council

Regions: Canterbury-Bankstown (C)
Kaylee Nettleton
Elijah Chan 9707 9236


Regions: Wollongong (C)
Natalie Nicastri

CareWest Limited

Regions: Griffith (C), Orange (C)
Eevon Chia 0429 572 428
Maxwell Nixon

Caringbah Women's Health Information Centre

Regions: Sutherland Shire (A)
Bernadette Hoy 02 9525 2058

Charter Hall - Bateau Bay Square

Regions: Central Coast (C)
Rachael Bloor

City of Ryde

Regions: Ryde (C)
Meredith Gray


Regions: Rockdale (C)

Contours Blacktown

Regions: Blacktown (C)

Coolamon Shire Council

Regions: Coolamon (A)
Jessica Inch

Coonamble MPS

Regions: Coonamble (A)
Anne Wiatkowski

Cumberland Council

Regions: Cumberland (C)
Gavin Ross

Curves Concord

Regions: Canada Bay (A)

Dundas Area Neighbourhood Centre

Regions: City of Parramatta (C), Cumberland (C)
Keith Reynolds

Grand Pacific Health

Regions: Shellharbour (C), Shoalhaven (C), Eurobodalla (A), Bega Valley (A), Goulburn Mulwaree (A), Upper Lachlan Shire (A), Yass Valley (A), Queanbeyan-Palerang (C), Snowy Monaro (C)
Carmen Falvey
Kate Greenwood
Kaitlyn Middleton
Nina Holland
Kate Brumerskyj

Guyra Shire Council

Regions: Armidale (C)
Sue Adams

Health Promotion NNSWLHD

Regions: Lismore (C)


Regions: Narrabri (A)
Antoinette Wenner 0267925514

HealthWise New England North West

Regions: Gunnedah (A), Narrabri (A)
Emma Costello

Illawarra Forum

Regions: Wollongong (C), Shoalhaven (C)

Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District

Regions: Wollongong (C), Shellharbour (C), Shoalhaven (C)
Kim Thompson 02 4455 5366
Emma Ringland

Jannali Neighbourhood Aid

Regions: Sutherland Shire (A)
Sigrid Hall 02 9528 8386
Sigrid Hall 02 9528 8386
Sigrid Hall 02 9528 8386
Sigrid Hall 02 9528 8386

Kings Cross Community Centre

Regions: Sydney (C)
Katherine Johnston 02 9357 2164

Kotara Family Practice

Regions: Newcastle (C)
Denise Lyons 0404508474

Ku-Ring-Gai Council

Regions: Ku-ring-gai (A)
Mel Rahtz 9424 0802

Lake Macquarie City Council

Regions: Lake Macquarie (C)
Peta McGrath

Leichhardt Council

Regions: Inner West (C)
Nikki Robinson

Leichhardt Women's Community Health Centre

Regions: Inner West (C)


Regions: Federation (C)
Tracy Rolton 0407878887

Marrickville Council

Regions: Inner West (C)
Neil Finlay

Mid Mountains Neighbourhood Centre

Regions: Blue Mountains (C)
Danielle Wilding-Forbes 0413 846 563

Mid North Coast Local Health District

Regions: Port Macquarie-Hastings (A), Kempsey (A), Nambucca (A), Bellingen (A), Coffs Harbour (C)
Margo Johnston
Trish Davis
Margo Johnston
Yvonne Muyambi
Kerry Smith

Mission Australia

Regions: Newcastle (C)

Molong HealthOne

Regions: Cowra (A), Cabonne (A)
Cheryn Johnson 02 6392 3410

Mudgee/Gulgong Health Service

Regions: Mid-Western Regional (A)

Murrumbidgee Medicare Local

Regions: Wagga Wagga (C), Griffith (C)

New England Medicare Local

Regions: Tamworth Regional (A), Gunnedah (A), Inverell (A)

North Kiama Neighbourhood Centre

Regions: Kiama (A)
Sharon Parker

Parramatta City Council

Regions: City of Parramatta (C), Cumberland (C)
Gladys Maier 02 9806 5126

Penrith Council

Regions: Penrith (C)
Monique Desmarchelier


Regions: Mid-Coast (C)
Kirsten Olsen
Julie Gallagher

Robertson Village Pharmacy

Regions: Wingecarribee (A)

Ronald McDonald House Randwick

Regions: Randwick (C)
Susan Ryan

Rosedale Gardens Retirement Living Pty Ltd

Regions: Lake Macquarie (C)
Denise Ware 02 4977 2257

Rural Fit Pty Ltd

Regions: Tamworth Regional (A)
Michelle Morgan 0431 064 173
Jodie Inder

Shoalhaven Neighbourhood Services

Regions: Shoalhaven (C)
Judith Reardon

Southern NSW Medicare Local

Regions: Goulburn Mulwaree (A), Queanbeyan-Palerang (C), Snowy Monaro (C)

Strathfield Council

Regions: Strathfield (A)
Yvonne Yun 02 9748 9912
Genevieve Carey 02 9748 9921
Angelique Lubomirof 97489921

Sydney City Council

Regions: Sydney (C)
Bree Calderwood

Tenterfield Community Hospital

Regions: Tenterfield (A)

The Samaritans Foundation

Regions: Cessnock (C)
Shane Feeney

The Ulladulla & Districts Community Resources Centre

Regions: Shoalhaven (C)
maria mitchell 024454-0477

The University of Newcastle

Regions: Newcastle (C), Central Coast (C)
Diane Bunch 02 4921 7721

The Women's Centre for Health & Wellbeing Albury/Wodonga Inc

Regions: Albury (C)

Tweed Shire Council

Regions: Tweed (A)
Lyn Porter

Upper Hunter Shire Council

Regions: Upper Hunter Shire (A)
Nicky Western

Winston Hills Mall

Regions: Blacktown (C), City of Parramatta (C), Cumberland (C)
Nicole Galea 0298387822

Wyong Neighbourhood Centre

Regions: Central Coast (C)
Sharyn Burgess 0414 341 010

Northern Territory

Alice Springs Town Council

Regions: Alice Springs (T)
Lucinda Moody
Lucinda Moody
Lucinda Moody

Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation

Regions: Barkly (R)
Marcus Maher

Cancer Council Northern Territory

Regions: Darwin (C)
Catherine Jensen

City of Darwin

Regions: Darwin (C)
Clare Beacham

City of Palmerston

Regions: Palmerston (C)
Kelly Blackburn 08 8935 9943

NT Government, Community Health, Katherine

Regions: Katherine (T)


Alpha Hospital & Multi Purpose Health Service

Regions: Barcaldine (R)
Karen Halls 0429 851 332

Brisbane City Council

Regions: Brisbane (C)
Anita Cromb 07 3872 2523

Burdekin Neighbourhood Centre Assoc Inc

Regions: Burdekin (S)
Natalie Saroglia 07 4783 4243

Cairns & Hinterland Hospital & Health Service

Regions: Cairns (R), Torres Strait Island (R)
Georgina Davis 07 4226 4430

Cardwell Community Health

Regions: Cassowary Coast (R)
Angela Hubert 0407 781 795

Fraser Coast Regional Council

Regions: Fraser Coast (R)
Gen Perry

GC Global Operations

Regions: Cairns (R)
Garrett Crabbe 0488 005 900

Gold Coast City Council

Regions: Gold Coast (C)
Skye Miller
Kellie Morris
Skye Miller

Gold Coast Medicare Local

Regions: Gold Coast (C)

Goondiwindi Regional Council

Regions: Goondiwindi (R)
David Hayward

Griffith University

Regions: Brisbane (C), Gold Coast (C)
Carlie Faint 07 3735 7230
Emma Pires 07 3735 8510

Gympie Regional Council

Regions: Gympie (R)
Estelle Cummings 0754810760
Estelle Cummings 0754810760

Healthy Ageing

Regions: Murweh (S)
Annie Liston

Ipswich City Council

Regions: Ipswich (C)
Marnie Dunne 38107138
Marnie Dunne 38107138
Marnie Dunne 38107138

Livingstone Shire Council

Regions: Livingstone (S)
Jared Thomsen

Lockyer Valley Regional Council

Regions: Lockyer Valley (R)

Logan City Council

Regions: Logan (C)
Karen Murray 07 3412 5380
Amie Caune

Mackay Health and Hospital Service

Regions: Mackay (R)
Shaneen O'Brien

Maranoa Regional Council

Regions: Maranoa (R)

Metro North Hospital and Health Service

Regions: Brisbane (C), Moreton Bay (R)
Shelley Kulperger

Moreton Bay Regional Council

Regions: Moreton Bay (R)
Amber Okamura 07 3883 5774

Noosa Civic Shopping Centre

Regions: Noosa (S)
Sammi Hart
Sammi Hart

North Burnett Regional Council

Regions: North Burnett (R)
Katrina Beddows

North West Hospital and Health Service

Regions: Mount Isa (C)
Raelene Macamara 07 4744 7159
Raelene Macamara 07 4744 7159


Regions: Brisbane (C)
Linda Loosley

Rockhampton Regional Council

Regions: Rockhampton (R)
Sophia Czarkowski

Runaway Bay Centre

Regions: Gold Coast (C)
Melissa von Bratt 0755372566

Rural Primary Health Service, Qld Govt

Regions: Whitsunday (R)

Somerset Regional Council

Regions: Somerset (R)
Aldo Villari

South Burnett Regional council

Regions: South Burnett (R)

South West Hospital and Health Service

Regions: Maranoa (R)
Katherine Morrow
Katherine Morrow

Stockland Hervey Bay

Regions: Fraser Coast (R)
Kim Amson
Kim Amson

Summit Chiropractic

Regions: Gold Coast (C)
Sumit Dhall 07 5539 9798

Sunshine Coast Regional Council

Regions: Sunshine Coast (R)
Cheryl Pattison 0428 677 648
Cheryl Pattison 0428 677 648

Tablelands Regional Council

Regions: Tablelands (R)

Toowoomba Regional Council

Regions: Toowoomba (R)
Melinda Covey-Hansen

Townsville City Council

Regions: Townsville (C)
Andrea White
Andrea White

Wide Bay Women's Health Centre Inc

Regions: Fraser Coast (R)
Marj Speedy

South Australia

(CHSA) Rural Health Team

Regions: Northern Areas (DC), Orroroo/Carrieton (DC), Peterborough (DC), Mount Remarkable (DC)
Megan Goehring

Adelaide City Council

Regions: Adelaide (C)
Julia Wallace

Alexandrina Council

Regions: Alexandrina (DC)
Beth Moore

Australian Red Cross - PHAMS

Regions: Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC)

City of Burnside

Regions: Burnside (C)
Elizabeth Giola 83664222

City of Campbelltown

Regions: Campbelltown (C)
Jenny Brady

City of Charles Sturt

Regions: Charles Sturt (C)
Lisa Will 08 8408 1117

City of Holdfast Bay

Regions: Holdfast Bay (C)
Keith Bettany 08 8229 9964

City of Marion

Regions: Marion (C)
Lee Prestwood

City of Norwood, Payneham & St Peters

Regions: Norwood Payneham St Peters (C)
Maria De Conno 08 8366 4519

City of Onkaparinga

Regions: Onkaparinga (C)
Gail Burns 08 8384 0536
Gail Burns 08 8384 0536

City of Playford

Regions: Playford (C)
April Horn
Louise Benoit

City of Prospect

Regions: Prospect (C)
Alison Wall

City of Salisbury

Regions: Salisbury (C)
Jim Binder

City of Tea Tree Gully

Regions: Tea Tree Gully (C)

City of West Torrens

Regions: West Torrens (C)
Amanda Johnston

Country North SA Medicare Local

Regions: Copper Coast (DC)


Regions: Onkaparinga (C)
Moira Noonan

Hills Southern Fleurieu Kangaroo Island Community Health Service

Regions: Alexandrina (DC), Yankalilla (DC), Victor Harbor (C), Kangaroo Island (DC)
Jeremy Bell 0427 015 845

Mid West Health

Regions: Elliston (DC), Kimba (DC), Wudinna (DC), Streaky Bay (DC)
Jessica Bascomb 08 8687 9012
Susie Boylan 0429 802 433
Gillian Darby 0886879012

The Corporation of the City of Whyalla

Regions: Whyalla (C)
Joanne Peden 08 8640 3425

The Rural Health Team

Regions: Orroroo/Carrieton (DC), Peterborough (DC)

Unley Physiotherapy

Regions: Unley (C)
Susan Lapsley 08 8373 2132

Wattle Range Council

Regions: Wattle Range (DC)

Yorke Peninsula Council

Regions: Yorke Peninsula (DC)
Letitia Dahl-helm


Brighton Council

Regions: Brighton (M)
Cathy Harper 03 6268 7035

City of Hobart

Regions: Hobart (C)
Shannon Avery

Deloraine House

Regions: Meander Valley (M)
Narelle Whatley 03 63622678

Derwent Valley Council

Regions: Derwent Valley (M)
Jess Dallas

George Town Council

Regions: George Town (M)
Justine Brooks-Bedelph

Hazell Bros Group Pty Ltd

Regions: Glenorchy (C)
Mary Mickan

Huon Valley Council

Regions: Huon Valley (M)
Jessica Daniels
Jessica Daniels
Jessica Daniels
Tania Wilton

Kingborough Council

Regions: Kingborough (M)

Latrobe Council

Regions: Latrobe (M)
Glenys Nicholls

Phoenix Community House

Regions: King Island (M)
Sarina Laidler
Sarina Laidler

Rural Health Tasmania

Regions: Circular Head (M)
Glenda Maher

Sorell Council

Regions: Sorell (M), Tasman (M)

Tasman Health & Community Service

Regions: Tasman (M)
Kathy Sweeney

Tasmanian Health Organisation

Regions: Clarence (C), Southern Midlands (M)
Corina McCarthy
Corina McCarthy

Tasmanian Health Organisation - North

Regions: Dorset (M)
Kate Cliff 03 6352 2765


Alexandra District Hospital

Regions: Murrindindi (S)

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Regions: Maroondah (C), East Gippsland (S)

Ballan District Health & Care

Regions: Golden Plains (S), Moorabool (S)
Danielle Grioli 53667981

Ballarat Community Health

Regions: Ballarat (C)
Warren Faneco

Bass Coast Community Health Service

Regions: Bass Coast (S)
Anita Leyden

Be @ The Top Of Your Game

Regions: Greater Bendigo (C)
Jennifer McDonell 0419 878 836
Jennifer McDonell 0419 878 836

Beechworth Health Service

Regions: Indigo (S)
Simone Weston

Bentleigh Bayside Community Health

Regions: Glen Eira (C), Kingston (C), Bayside (C)
Lynn Hooper 9575 5329
Lynn Hooper 9575 5329

Brimbank City Council

Regions: Brimbank (C)
Tom Van De Ven 03 9249 4529

Camperdown & District Community House Inc

Regions: Corangamite (S)
Cathy Keating

Cardinia Shire Council

Regions: Cardinia (S)
Simon Harrex 03 5945 4432

Central Bayside Community Health Service

Regions: Kingston (C)
Minka Panozzo

City of Casey

Regions: Casey (C)
Christine Granger

City of Greater Geelong

Regions: Greater Geelong (C)
Amanda Stirrat

City of Stonnington

Regions: Stonnington (C)
Wayne Brooker 0409 381 763

Cobaw Community Health

Regions: Macedon Ranges (S)
Chloe McKenzie 03 5421 1685

Cobden District Health Services INC

Regions: Corangamite (S)
Tracey Mitchell 0419 364 648

East Grampians Health Service

Regions: Ararat (RC)
Tara Bewley 53529447
Tara Bewley 53529447

East Wimmera Health Service

Regions: Northern Grampians (S)

Finbar Neighbourhood House

Regions: Yarra (C)

Gate Health & Wellbeing

Regions: Manningham (C)
Hayley Gasiorek 0481 082 350

Gateway Health

Regions: Wangaratta (RC)
Samantha Coonan

Glen Iris Medical Centre

Regions: Stonnington (C)

Glen Park Community Centre Inc

Regions: Maroondah (C)

Glenelg Shire Council

Regions: Glenelg (S)
Brad Charman

Golden Plains Shire

Regions: Golden Plains (S)
Jacinta Walsh 03 5321 1500

Goulburn Valley Health

Regions: Greater Shepparton (C)
Katie Clavarino

Greater Murray YMCA

Regions: Campaspe (S)
Laurence Edmondstone 0427 060 405

Greater Shepparton City Council

Regions: Greater Shepparton (C)
Jenna Neville
Belinda Conna

Hawthorn Community House

Regions: Boroondara (C)
Kate Clampett

Hobsons Bay City Council

Regions: Hobsons Bay (C)
Heidi Pettersen
Heidi Pettersen

Honeysuckle Regional Health

Regions: Strathbogie (S)
Katrina McMaster

Indigo North Health

Regions: Cowra (A), Indigo (S), Federation (C)
Maree Murphy 03 5726 1405

Inner South Community Health Service

Regions: Port Phillip (C)
Laura McDonald

ISIS Primary Care

Regions: Hobsons Bay (C)
Anne O'Connor

Knox City Council

Regions: Knox (C)
Amanda Wiggs
Amanda Wiggs

Koonung Cottage Community House

Regions: Whitehorse (C)
Carolyn Shaw

Kyabram District Health Services

Regions: Campaspe (S)
Alice Bourke
Vicki Oliver

Latrobe Community Health Service

Regions: Latrobe (C)
Nikki Visser 03 5136 5321
Stacey Podmore 03 5136 5322

Lower Murray Medicare Local

Regions: Mildura (RC)

Macedon Ranges Health

Regions: Macedon Ranges (S)
Nicolette Caggiata-Shortell
Louise Rudge

Mallee District Aboriginal Services

Regions: Mildura (RC)
Michelle Gray 0417 912 453

Mansfield Shire Council

Regions: Mansfield (S)

Maribyrnong City Council

Regions: Maribyrnong (C)
Christine Maule

Maryborough District Health Services

Regions: Pyrenees (S), Central Goldfields (S), Northern Grampians (S)
Tara Cramer 03 5461 0400


Regions: Melbourne (C), Yarra (C), Perth (C), Joondalup (C)

Melton City Council

Regions: Melton (C)
Leanne Christie 03 9747 7236

Merri Community Health Service

Regions: Moreland (C)
Nando Campana 03 9350 4000

Northcote Aquatic & Recreation Centre

Regions: Darebin (C)
Helen Karambelas

Plenty Valley Community Health

Regions: Whittlesea (C)
Richard Porter

Port Fairy Community House

Regions: Moyne (S)
Tatiana Resk Wilson 03 5568 2681

Primary Care Connect

Regions: Greater Shepparton (C)
Sonia Makar

Red Cliffs Community Resource Centre Inc

Regions: Mildura (RC)
Joanne Farrell 0428 242 995

Robinvale District Health Services

Regions: Swan Hill (RC)
Rachael Stewart

Rumbalara Aboriginal CoOperative Ltd

Regions: Greater Shepparton (C)
Rebecca Kelleher 03 5820 0035

South West Healthcare

Nikita Wheaton 0422 089 435

Sports Central

Regions: Ballarat (C), Northern Grampians (S)
Madelaine Patterson

Stockland Selandra Rise Retirement Village

Regions: Casey (C)

Stockland Wendouree

Regions: Ballarat (C)
Mark Goss

Sunbury Community Health Centre

Regions: Hume (C)
Robyn Grant 03 9744 9522
Robyn Grant 03 9744 9522

Sunraysia Community Health Services

Regions: Mildura (RC)
Sarah Carn
Jane McCracken

Swan Hill District Health

Regions: Yarriambiack (S), Swan Hill (RC)
Rachel Jolly

Terang & Mortlake Health Service

Regions: Moyne (S)
Melissa Mitchell

Vision Australia

Regions: Knox (C), Greater Dandenong (C)

Warrnambool City Council

Regions: Warrnambool (C)
Mary McLeod

Wellington Primary Care Partnership

Regions: Wellington (S)
Megan Barnes

West Gippsland Healthcare Group

Regions: Baw Baw (S)
Angela Greenall
Kira Hardy

Wimmera Health Care Group

Regions: Horsham (RC)
Hannah McKinlay
Kayla Ryan

Wyndham City Council

Regions: Wyndham (C)
James Simon

Yarram and District Health Service

Regions: Wellington (S)


Regions: Yarriambiack (S)
Jill Whelan

Yea District Memorial Hospital

Regions: Murrindindi (S)

Western Australia

Bess Home & Community Care Inc

Regions: Busselton (C)
Julie Anne Howes

City of Belmont

Regions: Belmont (C)
Samantha Bradder

City of Cockburn

Regions: Cockburn (C), Fremantle (C)
Gillian Street 08 9411 3503
Lynda Burdett

City of Kwinana

Regions: Kwinana (C)
Hannah Lukowiak-Gray 08 9439 0226

City of Mandurah

Regions: Mandurah (C)
Alison Rowley 08 9550 3626

City of Melville

Regions: Melville (C)
Renae Parks

City of Rockingham

Regions: Rockingham (C)
Jessica Sankey 08 9528 0435

City of South Perth

Regions: South Perth (C)
Jess Hayes 0894740855

City of Subiaco

Regions: Subiaco (C)
Ebony Humble

City of Wanneroo

Regions: Wanneroo (C)
Luke Middleton 08 9405 5624
Rebecca Waddington 08 9405 5338

Goldfield - Midwest Medicare Local

Regions: Greater Geraldton (C)

Hedland Well Women's Centre

Regions: Port Hedland (T)
Nicole Bathurst

Pilbara Aboriginal Heart Health Program

Regions: Karratha (C)

Shire of Kalamunda

Regions: Kalamunda (S)
Katie Gordon
Gayle Hall 0892579997
Jordie Maxwell

Shire of Murray

Regions: Murray (S)
Madeleine Flynne

Shire of Peppermint Grove

Regions: Mosman Park (T), Peppermint Grove (S)
Vanessa O'Brien 08 9286 8611

South West Women's Health and Information Centre

Regions: Bunbury (C)
Anne Mackay 08 9791 3350
Anne Mackay 08 9791 3350

Stockland Bull Creek

Regions: Melville (C)

Town of Bassendean

Regions: Bassendean (T)

Town of Claremont

Regions: Claremont (T)
Chris Cottle
Chris Cottle
Chris Cottle

Town of Mosman Park

Regions: Mosman Park (T)
Danelle Fauntleroy

Town of Victoria Park

Regions: Victoria Park (T)
Katie Schubert

WA Country Health Service - Wheatbelt Population Health Unit

Regions: Gingin (S), Boddington (S), Pingelly (S), Wandering (S), Narrogin (T), Northam (S), Merredin (S)
Malcolm Jetta
Paige Rae
Elouise Hawkins