Healthy Eating in Schools

Several local schools have introduced new student breakfast clubs

Baimbridge College have installed a water fountain in the schools most popular hang-out spot, the canteen. The canteen is also undergoing a menu review

Dunkeld Consolidated School is reviewing the school canteen policy in aim of decreasing the amount of red and orange category foods

Outside School Hours Club has introduced healthy cooking classes and afternoon teas for for the children in their after school care program

Branxholme Wallacedale Community School have stopped selling icey poles

Hamilton North Primary School have changed their lunch order menu in collaboration with Pitstop Café Hamilton.

Tarrington Lutheran School have improved the food choices at school events. 

Balmoral Community College have adopted a Lunchbox Blitz program and introduced Fresh Fruit Fridays 

South West TAFE Hamilton are undergoing a catering review, led by their VCAL student cohort 

St Mary's Primary School students participated in a 'Shake Off Sugar' Challenge, giving up sugary drinks for a month!

Nine Southern Grampians primary schools have implemented kitchen garden programs into their curriculum's 

Good Shepherd College Junior School have implemented a 'nude food' strategy to improve sustainability and health

Southern Grampians Adult Education VCAL Students participated in a GenR8 Change workshop, and consequently made healthy change to their fundraising and everyday food provision, as well as began an onsite veggie garden