Our vision is to lead the transformation of Australia's food habits through advocacy, program delivery and collaboration to maximise the health, wellbeing and productivity of communities.

Australian Health & Wellbeing
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Diet

is the single biggest risk factor for premature mortality and disability in Australia.

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Only 6%

of Australians eat enough vegetables. Jamie's Ministry of Food Australia, is proven to increase vegetable consumption by 1/2 a serve per day.

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27%

of Australian kids are overweight. Kids who learn to cook have better diets. These healthy habits formed in childhood carry through to adulthood.

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63%

of Australian adults are currently overweight or obese- that's more than 11 million people. This figure has steadily increased from 56% in 1995.

The Need for Programs
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Want to be happier, healthier, save money? It’s time to get cooking
  • 1 Aug 2017
  • VIC
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ARTICLE TAKEN FROM THE CONVERSATION Research shows people who cook more have healthier eating patterns, spend less money on take away foods and have indicators of better health. Cooking makes you happy A study in 160 adults examined whether eating...
Jamie Oliver’s message to the NZ government on sugar tax
  • 29 Jun 2017
  • Jamie Oliver
'A bloody disgrace': watch Jamie Oliver's video message to the NZ government on sugar tax Article taken from thespinoff.co.nz Incensed by the government's absence from a conference on a proposed sugar tax this week celebrity chef Jamie Oliver got...
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When kids were taught how to cook, we all ate better food
  • 2 Jun 2017
The Good Foundation are asking Australian schools to register there interest in the Learn Your Fruit and Veg program by filling out our registration form below. The initial trial ran in 2015 with the extended program to role out late 2017 into 2018...
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Jamie's Ministry of Food
Jamie's Ministry of Food Australia is an award-winning cooking program that has won VicHealth's Award for Best Healthy Eating Program...
Jamie Oliver Learn Your Fruit and Veg
Learn Your Fruit and Veg
Jamie Oliver’s Learn Your Fruit and Veg is a fun and educational program designed to teach children about food- what it is, where it comes from, and how it affects their bodies.
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Diabetes NSW
Diabetes NSW support people living with, and at risk of, diabetes. Diabetes NSWs' dietitian Mellissa was searching for a cooking program to assist young adults with independent living skills, including cooking and healthy eating.
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Errington Special Education Centre
Errington Special Education Centre Centre: Jamie's Ministry of Food Pop-Up Location: Noarlunga, South Australia About Errington Errington Special Education Centre offers reception to year 12 courses for students with an identified intellectual...
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