Sat, 05 Feb|
All Folk Espresso Strathpine
1st Sat each month Walking Group - All Folk Espresso
Our walking group on the 1st Saturday of the month, meet at All Folk Espresso coffee shop corner Gympie Road and Buckby Street Strathpine. We meet at 7am. We walk along 5-mile creek and back for coffee at 8am.
Time & Location
05 Feb 2022, 7:00 am – 8:30 am AEST
All Folk Espresso Strathpine , 533-535 Gympie Rd, Strathpine QLD 4500, Australia
About The Event
Broken to Brilliant Walking Group All Folk Espresso Strathpine 1st Saturday each month
The Broken to Brilliant Walk on the 1st Saturday of the month, we meet at All Folks Espresso coffee shop on the corner of Gympie Road and Buckby Street Strathpine. We meet at 7am. We walk along a footpath along 5-mile creek and back for coffee at 8am. This walk is suitable for prams.
This walk combines outdoor walking, with a focus on being grateful for the small things in our lives as well as creating social connection. It promotes respectful relationships and says No to Domestic Violence. This walk offers victims, survivors, family and friends, community members a group to connect with and to join in an inexpensive form of physical activity in a safe and supportive environment. A range of people attend the walks, which creates a great support network.
Benefits of walking
Outdoor walking groups have wide-ranging health benefits including reducing blood pressure, body fat, total cholesterol & the risk of depression. Being grateful & practising gratitude helps to increase happiness & reduce depression. Walking with a group also reduces social isolation & increases feelings of connectedness.
Read more about walking groups benefits in this journal article https://bjsm.bmj.com/content/49/11/710