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Q&A with Telethon Kids Institute: Building Healthy Habits

Join Telethon Kids Institute experts Tepi Mclaughlin and Bonnie Furzer as they discuss the importance of building healthy habits within the home and community. The Q&A session will explore the physical and mental importance of exercise and play, offering opportunity for further questions and discussion.

This event is free with registration required. Book online.

For further information call 9400 4761.

About Matthew ‘Tepi’ Mclaughlin
Tepi is a Senior Research Officer at Telethon Kids Institute and a public health advocate. Passionate about the importance of accessibility to family friendly outdoor spaces within local communities, he is particularly interested in the importance of physical activity, play, urban design, and child and adolescent health.

About Bonnie Furzer
Bonnie is an Honorary Research Associate in the Psychology of Active, Healthy Living Team at Telethon Kids Institute and holds an academic role within the school of Human Sciences at UWA. She is the founding Director of Thriving in Motion, a non-for-profit organisation with a mission to building strong, happy and healthy young people through exercise and education. Her work and research particularly focus on translation into practice, in support of young populations with unique needs.


Parking: Please be aware that there is limited free parking at Joondalup Library. Details of parking locations and fees can be found at the City’s Parking webpage



Joondalup Public Library
102 Boas Avenue
Joondalup WA 6027
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