Physical Education is important every week, but Term 4, Week 5 is the week to celebrate it - save the date for 2023!

Physical Education Week promotes and highlights the importance of Health & PE in the Australian Curriculum to the learning and development of children and young people. All students have a right to receive quality physical education teaching and learning programs. In 2022, 188 schools and 63,201 students registered their involvement in PE Week.

Registrations for 2023 are now open - registering your School's participation is FREE and you will receive the free ACHPER SA PE Week Activities Booklet (valued at $49.95) as soon as you register.

Register for 2023 Physical Education Week (FREE)


How Can Schools Participate?

ACHPER SA have made celebrating easy:

  • Own School Activities
  • Theme Days
  • Free PE Week booklet
  • Physical Education Week Dinner & Awards Night

Own School Activities

Run some activities in your class or with the whole school! Start a lunch time teacher vs student competition, increase active brain breaks during the day, focus on wellbeing in the classroom... the opportunities are endless! Theme Days have also been developed to assist with your in-School activities - see number 2 for more information.

Our FREE PE Week Resource Booklet will give you a number of ideas, posters and activities to download and implement. This resource E-Booklet is free for every teacher who registers their participation in PE Week via using the button below. There is no cost to register your school.

Register for 2023 Physical Education Week (FREE)


Theme Days

Our theme days make it easy for you to celebrate Physical Education Week. Each theme day has easy to implement activities, and you can access them for free by registering your School's involvement for Physical Education Week. The 2023 theme days are:







Physical Education Week Dinner & Awards Night

Term 4, Week 4: Friday 10th November, 6.45pm - 11.45pm at Adelaide Pavilion

Price: ACHPER Member $95 | Non-Member $115

RSVP: Book using the link below by Friday 3rd November

Come and celebrate PE Week with us! ACHPER SA invites you to a night of networking, food, drinks and good company to celebrate the 2023 Physical Education Week. A night to celebrate active and healthy living with a 3 course meal and drinks package. Matthew Glaetzer (Track Cycling Olympian – London 2012, Rio 2016 & Tokyo 2020) and Kristina Clonan (Track Cycling) will be our guest speakers for the evening. 

A great way to network; come by yourself, with a colleague/partner or why not book a table and come with your faculty to celebrate all your hard work!

Book a ticket(s) for the Physical Education Week Dinner & Awards Night

Congratulations to the 2023 award winners:

- Norma Jenner Memorial Award (Primary Excellence in HPE): Amber Heaft

- Howard Mutton Memorial Award (Secondary Excellence in HPE): Erin McIntee

- Janet Harper Memorial Award (Spirit of ACHPER SA): Brad Snell



These events are only made possible through the support of our partners. We value our key alliances, and without these partnerships, ACHPER SA could not dream and run this event annually! Special thanks to our ACHPER SA partners - Credit Union SAFootsteps Dance Company, MoveWise Australia, SACPSSA, Tennis AustraliaTriSkills Australia and IDM Sports.

Also thanks to our PE Week partner Mt Lofty Spring Water.