Submit a recipe

03/02/2020 Canteen Corner

Do you have a popular recipe that you have developed, modified or introduced to your canteen that you’d like to share with other schools in NSW? We’d love to hear about it.

Please note the following:

  • To be eligible to submit your recipe, your school canteen must be verified by the Menu Check Service as meeting the NSW Healthy School Canteen Strategy.
  • You can submit multiple entries however, you will need to fill out a separate form for each entry.
  • Entries do not need to be complex; simple healthy recipes will be accepted.
  • Not all entries will be included in the book. Healthy Kids Association will select the most suitable recipes.
  • Submissions close on 30/09/2020.

If you are having any difficulties with the form, please email us at or call us on (02) 9876 1300.


  • Contact Details

  • e.g. how many students in the school, the cultural make-up of the students, how many days the canteen opens, how many staff members in the canteen, how many volunteers on a weekly basis etc.
  • Recipe

  • Please provide some information about: How the recipe was introduced to your canteen (e.g. an existing recipe that was modified; a recipe that you created or found that aligns with the Strategy), what the feedback has been from students, and how you have priced it and has it been cost-effective?
  • Max. file size: 512 MB.
    If possible please upload photos - examples of what to include are photos of the prepared food and/or staff members holding the prepared food. Please ensure your photos are clear and of high quality. If you are not able to take photos don’t worry, we can arrange that later.