Fresh Tastes is a free ACT Government service helping schools make healthy food and drinks a bigger part of everyday life for Canberra’s kids. Narrabundah Early Childhood School is proud to be a Fresh Tastes Graduate. The school continues to follow the ACT Public School Food and Drink Policy 2015 and make healthy food and drinks a bigger part of everyday life at NECS.
Healthy food and drink choices in lunchboxes can fuel kids with the right energy so they can concentrate, learn and play at school. The following materials and websites have lots of helpful tips, ideas and recipes for packing a healthy, waste-free lunchbox:
- Grab 'n Go School Lunchbox Shopping List
- My Healthy Waste-free Lunchbox Flyer
- Canberra Hospital and Health Tuckatalk Factsheets
- Healthy Kids Association
- Nutrition Australia
- Cancer Council Healthy Lunchbox Builder
Fresh Tastes have Translated Lunchbox Resources now available in a variety of languages.