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  1. Active Parks – Cooking Workshops

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    Nutrition Australia Qld hosts cooking workshops as part of Brisbane City Council’s Active Parks program. Each hands on workshop is run by our qualified dietitians and nutritionists and includes food and nutrition tips to help you make healthy choices. People with all levels of cooking skills are welcome. Our workshops are a chance to develop new skills and gain confidence in a relaxed and social environment.

     

     

    2023

     

    Next Active Parks cooking workshop coming in January 2023

     

     

    COVID-19 UPDATE

    We have strict COVID safety plans ensuring we adhere to social distancing rules. You will see some changes to the way our workshops are run, however this won’t take away from the fantastic experience of participating in our cooking workshops! Some of these changes include reduced participant numbers, no sharing of ingredients or cooking equipment and participants preparing food for themselves only. Our number one priority is to ensure the safety of all participants.

    Important – if you are showing signs of cold or flu, have travelled in the last 14 days (domestically or internationally) or have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, we are unable to let you attend the workshop. If you have booked into the course and reply yes to any of these,  please know in advance and we will refund or postpone your booking.

     

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions or feedback or wish to join the waitlist for a full workshop please call our friendly team on 07 3257 4393 or email [email protected].

  2. KRANK School Holiday Program – Cooking Workshops

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    Nutrition Australia Qld hosts cooking workshops as part of Logan City Council’s Krank School Holiday program. Each hands on workshop is run by our qualified dietitians and nutritionists and includes food and nutrition tips to help your child make healthy choices. All cooking skill levels are welcome. Our workshops are a chance to develop new skills and gain confidence in a relaxed and social environment.

     

     

    2022

     

    Wednesday 29th June – Street Food (12 – 17 years ONLY)

    Enjoy making fresh and healthy street food dishes in this hands on workshop.

    Time: 10 – 11:30am

    Location: The Little Vege Patch – 121 Barbarella Drive, Springwood

    Cost: $3

    Bookings open soon

     

    Thursday 7th July – World’s Best Burgers (5 – 11 years ONLY)

    Come along to this fun cooking class and learn how to make your own delicious burger.

    Time: 10 – 11:30am

    Location: Beenleigh Neighbourhood Centre – 10 – 12 James Street, Beenleigh

    Cost: $3

    Bookings open soon

     

     

    Thursday 22nd September – Makings of a MasterChef (5 – 11 years ONLY)

    Join us for a hands on cooking workshop where you will learn tasty recipes and basic cooking skills to make you feel like a Masterchef.

    Time: 10 – 11:30am

    Location: Logan Village Community Centre – Wharf Street, Logan Village

    Cost: $3

    Bookings open in August/September

     

    Friday 23rd September – Sushi Cooking Class (12 – 17 years ONLY)

    Learn the art of preparing delicious healthy sushi and gyozas in this hands on workshop!

    Time: 10 – 11:30am

    Location: The Little Vege Patch – 121 Barbarella Drive, Springwood

    Cost: $3

    Bookings open in August/September

     

     

    COVID-19 UPDATE

    Please note – Due to Queensland Government restrictions regarding gatherings, siblings and parents will not be allowed into the venue unless booked in. Please call or email us if your child needs you to attend or requires more assistance. Cash payments on the day will not be accepted, please pay online.

    Important – if you are showing signs of cold or flu, have travelled in the last 14 days (domestically or internationally) or have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, we are unable to let you attend the workshop. If you have booked into the course and reply yes to any of these,  please know in advance and we will refund or postpone your booking.

     

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions or feedback or wish to join the waitlist for a full workshop please call our friendly team on 07 3257 4393 or email [email protected].

  3. Active and Healthy – Cooking Workshops

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    Nutrition Australia Qld hosts cooking workshops as part of Logan City Council’s Active and Healthy program. Each hands on workshop is run by our qualified dietitians and nutritionists and includes food and nutrition tips to help you make healthy choices. People with all levels of cooking skills are welcome. Our workshops are a chance to develop new skills and gain confidence in a relaxed and social environment.

     

     

    2022

     

    Saturday 18th June – Cooking for a Healthy Heart

    Learn practical tips to create heart healthy meals. This hands-on cooking class shows you how to make healthy food that tastes amazing

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Logan West Community Centre – 2 Wineglass Drive, Hillcrest

    Cost: $3

    Bookings open Saturday 21st May at 10am 

    Book here

     

     

    Saturday 3rd September – Cooking for a Healthy Heart

    Learn practical tips to create heart healthy meals. This hands-on cooking class shows you how to make healthy food that tastes amazing

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Logan West Community Centre – 2 Wineglass Drive, Hillcrest

    Cost: $3

    Bookings open in August

     

     

    COVID-19 UPDATE

    Important – if you are showing signs of cold or flu, have travelled in the last 14 days (domestically or internationally) or have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, we are unable to let you attend the workshop. If you have booked into the course and reply yes to any of these,  please know in advance and we will refund or postpone your booking.

     

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions or feedback or wish to join the waitlist for a full workshop please call our friendly team on 07 3257 4393 or email [email protected].

  4. GOLD – Cooking Workshops

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    Nutrition Australia Qld hosts cooking workshops as part of Brisbane City Council’s Growing Older and Living Dangerously (GOLD) program. Each hands on workshop is run by our qualified dietitians and nutritionists and includes food and nutrition tips to help you make healthy choices. People with all levels of cooking skills are welcome. Our workshops are a chance to develop new skills and gain confidence in a relaxed and social environment.

     

     

    2022

     

    Friday 27th May – Cooking for 1 or 2

    Creating a feast for 1 or 2 people doesn’t have to be daunting. Our dietitian will share some recipes and tips on cooking smaller meals.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    WORKSHOP FULL

    Please email [email protected] to join the waitlist

     

    Wednesday 13th July – Winter Warmers

    Come along to our hands on workshop to learn how to nourish the soul and support a healthy immune system this winter.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in June

     

    Wednesday 27th July – Cooking for 1 or 2

    Creating a feast for 1 or 2 people doesn’t have to be daunting. Our dietitian will share some recipes and tips on cooking smaller meals.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Brighton Wellness Hub – Corner Nineteenth Ave and Hornibrook Hwy, Brighton

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in June

     

    Monday 15th August – Mediterranean Cooking

    The Mediterranean diet is full of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes, olive oil and fish. In this workshop we explore the health benefits of Mediterranean eating and sample tasty dishes for you to try at home.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in July

     

    Monday 5th September – Springtime Salads and Sides

    Spring is in the air! Explore new tastes and seasonal produce. Learn how to create delicious salads and side dishes in this hands-on cooking session where you will be the chef and consume the final product at the end of the session.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in August

     

    Monday 10th October – Mood Foods

    Learn what foods will help balance your mood and make you feel your best. Join us in this hands-on workshop where you make tasty recipes that you can recreate at home.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in September

     

    Wednesday 19th October – Cooking for a Healthy Heart

    Keep your heart healthy without compromising the taste of your meals. Learn practical tips at this hands-on cooking session, where you will be the chef.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in September

     

    Wednesday 26th October – Celebration Cooking

    Learn how to create healthy and exciting recipes to share at your next celebratory event.

    Time: 3:30pm – 5pm

    Location: Nundah Neighbourhood Centre (Northside Connect) – 14 Station Street, Nundah

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in September

     

    Wednesday 23rd November – Christmas Crowd Pleasers

    Tis the season to create special occasion dishes that are perfect for sharing. In this hands-on cooking session you will be the chef and consume the final product at the end of the session.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am 

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in October

     

     

    Active Parks Brisbane City Council funded cooking workshops open to anyone over 18 years. Click HERE to find out more!

     

     

    COVID-19 UPDATE

    We have strict COVID safety plans ensuring we adhere to social distancing rules. You will see some changes to the way our workshops are run, however this won’t take away from the fantastic experience of participating in our cooking workshops! Some of these changes include reduced participant numbers, no sharing of ingredients or cooking equipment and participants preparing food for themselves only. Our number one priority is to ensure the safety of all participants.

    Important – if you are showing signs of cold or flu, have travelled in the last 14 days (domestically or internationally) or have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, we are unable to let you attend the workshop. If you have booked into the course and reply yes to any of these,  please know in advance and we will refund or postpone your booking.

     

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions or feedback or wish to join the waitlist for a full workshop please call our friendly team on 07 3257 4393 or email [email protected].

  5. Cooking Workshops (Schools)

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    Our cooking workshops are a great way for participants to build their skills and confidence in the kitchen.

    Practical skills developed in a cooking workshop help make it easier for participants to live healthier lives.

    Cooking workshops are also a fun team building activity for groups.  We run workshops for parent groups, student groups and groups of teachers.

     

    Choose your own theme or choose one of our popular themes:

    – Sumptuous after school snacks

    – Cuisines of the world

    – Delicious lunchboxes

    – Fun family dinners

     

  6. Chillout School Holidays – Cooking Workshops

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    Nutrition Australia Qld hosts cooking workshops as part of Brisbane City Council’s Chillout program. Each hands on workshop is run by our qualified dietitians and nutritionists and includes food and nutrition tips to help your child make healthy choices. Children with all levels of cooking skills are welcome. Our workshops are a chance for your child to develop new skills and gain confidence in a relaxed and social environment.

     

     

    2022

     

    Wednesday 29th June – Street Food

    Enjoy making fresh and healthy street food dishes in this hands on workshop.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open soon

     

    Friday 1st July – Makings of a MasterChef

    Join us for a hands on cooking workshop where you will learn tasty recipes and basic cooking skills to make you feel like a Masterchef.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open soon

     

    Monday 4th July – Cooking with Australian Flavours

    Join us for a hands on cooking workshop where we will prepare some healthy meals and treats using Australian flavours.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open soon

     

     

    Monday 19th September – Sushi and Gyoza Making

    Learn the art of preparing delicious healthy sushi and gyozas in this hands on workshop.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in August/September

     

    Wednesday 21st September – Mexican Fiesta

    Mexican food is a feast for the eyes as well as the taste buds. Enjoy making fresh and healthy Mexican dishes in this hands on cooking workshop.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in August/September

     

    Friday 23rd September – Makings of a MasterChef

    Join us for a hands on cooking workshop where you will learn tasty recipes and basic cooking skills to make you feel like a MasterChef.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in August/September

     

    Monday 26th September – Street Food

    Enjoy making fresh and healthy street food dishes in this hands on workshop.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in August/September

     

    Wednesday 28th September – Pizza Perfection

    Take your tastebuds on a journey through Italy and learn how to prepare delicious and healthy pizzas from scratch.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in August/September

     

    Friday 30th September – Cooking with Australian Flavours

    Join us for a hands on cooking workshop where we will prepare some healthy meals and treats using Australian flavours.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in August/September

     

     

    Monday 12th December – Festive Flavours

    It’s the season to create special occasion dishes that are perfect for sharing. In this practical cooking session you will be the chef and consume the final product at the end of the session.

    Time: 10am – 11:30am

    Location: Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens – Kitchen in the Garden

    Cost: $5

    Bookings open in November

     

     

    COVID-19 UPDATE

    We have strict COVID safety plans ensuring we adhere to social distancing rules. You will see some changes to the way our workshops are run, however this won’t take away from the fantastic experience of participating in our cooking workshops! Some of these changes include reduced participant numbers, no sharing of ingredients or cooking equipment and participants preparing food for themselves only. Our number one priority is to ensure the safety of all participants.

    Important – if you are showing signs of cold or flu, have travelled in the last 14 days (domestically or internationally) or have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, we are unable to let you attend the workshop. If you have booked into the course and reply yes to any of these,  please know in advance and we will refund or postpone your booking.

     

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions or feedback or wish to join the waitlist for a full workshop please call our friendly team on 07 3257 4393 or email [email protected].

  7. Cooking demonstrations in your workplace

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        • 2-3 recipes are prepared in front of the audience by a Dietitian
        • Demonstrations showcase healthy ingredients and preparation methods
        • Includes taste tests and recipes provided to all attendees
        • All equipment and ingredients for the  demonstration are provided by NAQ
        • We cater for up to 30 audience members  per session (Please enquire for larger groups)

     

     

    Choose from one of our popular themes or work with us to come up with something unique for your organisation.

    – Fresh, Fast and Fabulous
    – Speedy Workday Meals
    – Cuisines of the World
    – Warming Winter Meals
    – Fast Food Makeovers
    – Cooking for a Healthy Heart