Local community art events, fetes and music festivals are a great opportunity for families and communities to get together. If you are planning a community event, you can make a positive difference to the health and wellbeing of your community. Make sure the food environments support healthier foods and drinks choices. Check out our handy resources for more.
The Catering Guidelines for Community Events has been developed to provide suggestions and advice about how to achieve a healthy balance. These ideas can be presented to external or internal caterers to encourage healthier options.
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Catering for Vegetarians
Vegetarian diets are common and increasing. Use this fact sheet to inspire great menu items for your vegetarian and vegan customers!
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Catering Guidelines for Community Events
Catering can be so much more than a deep fried spring roll or a salad drowned in dressing. Small changes can make a big difference. The Catering Guidelines for Community Events has been developed to provide suggestions and advice about how to achieve a healthy balance. These ideas can be presented to external or internal caterers to encourage healthier options.
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Community Events Toolkit
Planning a community event? Download out toolkit to find out about all the resources Fuel to Go & Play® has to offer in order to support the provision of healthier food and drinks at your next community event.
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Event Organiser’s Guide to Healthier Options
This guide provides a range of strategies, suggestions, advice and practical examples from other events to achieve a healthy balance. By following these strategies, you can maximise the healthier food and drinks offered at your event.
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Healthier Vendor Guide
The Healthier Vendor Guide is a go-to-guide for groups, organisations and event planners that are responsible for coordinating the food and drinks offered at an event. The guide lists over 15 food trucks and is updated quarterly for summer, autumn, winter and spring.
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Healthy Food Options Fact Sheet
As part of Healthway sponsorship funding, it is a requirement that vendors at Healthway sponsored events offer at least one healthy ‘green’ food option. This fact sheet lists ideas for food vendors and explains how WASCA can support you to offer healthy food options.
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Sugary Drinks Fact Sheet
As part of our Healthway sponsorship funding, it is a requirement that vendors at Healthway sponsored events remove sugary drinks from display. This fact sheet shows examples of drinks suitable to display; drinks that must be removed from display; and simple strategies for vendors to achieve compliance.
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Vendor Expression of Interest Form
Outlining Healthway’s healthy food and drink requirements in the vendor’s expression of interest form is one way to ensure vendors comply with your partnership requirements on event day. This sample expression of interest form outlines Healthway’s healthy food and drink requirements.
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