YOUNG ACTIVATOR - PAUL JONES
Hilltops Council is located on the South West Slopes of New South Wales and supports a population of approximately 20,000 people across the vibrant towns of Boorowa, Harden and Young and surrounding villages. The Council covers an area of approximately 7000km2 and is located less than four hours from Sydney and an hour from Canberra. Council employ a team of over 270 people and are an employee of choice in the region.
Each year, Hilltops festivals and events see thousands of visitors flood to our towns celebrating the history of the gold rush, wool industry and cherry harvest.
Judy Davie - PA2health
Author and food coach Judy Davie, is one of five co-founders of PA2health, the team behind a digital health innovation developed to improve the physical health and mental wealth of regional Australians. The team have integrated healthy eating, exercise, stress, sleep and mindfulness coaching into a 4 week health and wellness challenge using simple chatbot technology delivered through Facebook Messenger. The service helps to bridge the gap in lifestyle medicine services providing accessible and affordable lifestyle health support to every Regional Australian who deep down wants to be healthy buy needs a little help to get there.