Food Sensations program

Who can participate in the Food Sensations program

The Food Sensations® program is available for all City of Cockburn residents and we accomodate all
dietary requirements.

If you would like to learn about eating healthier without breaking the bank, then this program is for you.

How the Food Sensations program works

The Food Sensations ® program aims to improve knowledge, attitudes and skills around nutritious foods.

Each session provides 1 hour of learning on a particular subject, followed by a group cooking session and shared meal.

Choose a program that best suits your needs:

The Food Sensations for Adults program runs for four (4) weeks and covers a range of topics including:

  • Reading labels and selecting ingredients

  • Budgeting and meal planning

  • Healthy lunchbox and snack ideas

  • Food safety

Note: Actual topics may vary between programs and sessions. 

The Food Sensations for Parents program is open to parents, grandparents and carers of children 0-5 years old.

Free creche is provided for children but they are encouraged to join the group for the shared meal.

The program runs for five (5) weeks and covers a range of topics including:

  • Amounts, textures and types of food for each childhood development stage.
  • Tools and tips to make mealtimes joyful.
  • Healthy eating for the whole family.
  • Healthy snack and lunchbox ideas.
The Food Sensations for Men program is open to males over 16 who wish to improve their knowledge of
healthy eating and skills in preparing healthy meals.
The program is presented in the evening to accomodate those busy during the day.
Topics include:
  • Reading labels and selecting ingredients
  • Budgeting and meal planning

  • Food safety


Food Sensations program dates

Program Dates (4 weeks) Date Program Time  Location 
Food Sensations for Parents
  • Attendees must have the care of a child 0-5 yrs old 
  • Free creche available

FULLY BOOKED - contact us to be waitlisted for
future programs.
Thursdays - 12th March to 9th April 2020 (5 weeks)
11.00am - 1.30pm Yangebup
Food Sensations for Adults Tuesdays - 5th to 26th May 2020 11.00am - 1.30pm Success
Food Sensations for Men Thursdays - 23rd July to 13th August 2020 5.30pm - 8.00pm Success

Register your interest

For further information or to register your interest, email us at or contact the Healthy Cockburn team on 9411 3444.

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