• Recipes galore!

    Healthy Kids is always creating new, healthy recipes to share with both school canteens and parents. We have everything from dips to vegetarian chilli to Halloween inspiration (and we hope you get the kids involved in the kitchen too).

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  • Search our Buyers’ Guide

    Lost your copy of the 2015 Healthy Kids School Canteen Buyers’ Guide? It’s okay, really. We’ve always got the updated version online – all you need to do is search by product, company or keyword and away you go!

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Are you and your family mindful eaters? What is mindful eating? Read on!

Browse our recipes, peruse our news & advice and sign up for our parents e-newsletter at the bottom of this page.



Is yours a healthy school? Here’s some advice on how to create a culture of wellness at your school.

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School Canteens

Running a school canteen isn’t easy – there are a lot of different stakeholders to please and trying to suit everyone can be next to impossible. But serving healthy food in schools is essential for happy and healthy kids!

We’re here to help! We offer advice on finances, management, menu and following policies such as Fresh Tastes @ School. Browse our Canteen section. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, let us know.  Thanks for visiting.


Warm up with warm jaffles!

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Food in schools

We know how important it is to provide children with healthy food in schools. We work with canteens across NSW and the ACT  to ensure they’re meeting policy standards, such as Fresh Tastes @ School.       READ ON!

News and Advice

Welcome to
Healthy Kids!

Working with schools, families, health professionals and food companies to improve the nutritional quality of food in schools and at home for children and young adults.