10,000 Steps

10,000 Steps10,000 Steps is a whole of community program that aims to increase the physical activity undertaken by residents. 

The program originated in Rockhampton, and in 2005, council along with Queensland Health and the Police Citizens Youth Club sign-posted walking circuits so residents can measure 10,000 steps.

Circuits are located at:

  • Armstrong Beach
  • Campwin Beach
  • Grasstree Beach
  • Koumala
  • Mackay City Centre (2x)
  • Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens
  • Mirani (2x)
  • Northview Gardens
  • The Gooseponds
  • Salonika Beach
  • Sarina
  • Sarina Beach

Brochures with maps are available for:

Pedometers are available from council libraries to measure steps.