Kreative Koalas are FEASTing – like-minded organisations come together for the greater good

A beautiful synergy is created when two like-minded organisations come together for the greater good. In this tumultuous year of 2020 it is heartening to see OzHarvest’s FEAST program running alongside Kreative Koalas in many primary schools. Read below how schools are running the programs alongside (written by Picture You in Agriculture). FEAST (standing for …

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FEAST Wins Good Design Award Winner Accolade in Australia’s International Good Design Awards

FEAST wins Good Design Award! The FEAST team is delighted to share that the wonderful designer Graziela Machado, who designed our OzHarvest FEAST brand and identity- received a prestigious design award!  The winners of Australia’s peak international design awards – the highest honour for design and innovation in the country were announced today during the …

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The impact of FEAST family food relief hampers

When COVID-19 forced schools to close in March, the OzHarvest FEAST team reimagined hands-on food, nutrition and sustainability education. The FEAST program now educating more than 200 schools across Australia provides hands-on learning opportunities through distance learning. While some schools transitioned to online learning smoothly the team determined that some of our FEAST schools required …

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Fight for Planet A – focusing on our favourite topic!

We are so excited to watch the ABC’s latest series, Fight for Planet A, which is all about learning how we can reduce our individual and collective carbon emissions and help protect out planet! Each episode of the three-part documentary aims to empower and motivate Australians to take action on climate change. We are most …

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FEAST STORY – St Ignatius’ College Riverview

Together with many of the FEAST schools, OzHarvest has been agile in their response to ensuring continuing education so no child misses valuable learning experiences. We would love to share the impact the FEAST program has in some of our wonderful schools. Since education is crucial in transforming lives, the FEAST program inspires students to …

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Teach Starter talking Food Education and Sustainability Training

Teach Starter talking Food Sustainability and Nutrition Education. Teach Starter is an online education platform that helps primary school teachers teach, assess, and engage their students with teaching resources, teaching tools and inspiring blog post and podcast for educators. A very nice and informative blog on their website, written by Emma (Teach Starter). Food Sustainability …

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FEAST Family Food Relief Program

OzHarvest & Holy Family Primary School help provide food relief Article appeared in Catholic Outlook (26th of May 2020) after OzHarvest FEAST delivered over 100 FEAST Family Food Relief hampers to Holy Family Primary school to provide food relief to families in the community.  Student helpers were all smiles when a very special truck pulled up …

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HOME SCHOOL MADE FUN WITH OZHARVEST’S NEW FEAST ONLINE RESOURCES

HOME SCHOOL MADE FUN WITH OZHARVEST’S NEW FEAST ONLINE RESOURCES OzHarvest has launched new online resources for their primary school program FEAST, making home learning about sustainability, food waste and healthy eating both fun and engaging. The curriculum-­aligned education program aimed at year 5 and 6 students has now been adapted for online learning and …

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