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AHWW past events 2015 and 2016

2016 Events AHWW Bundaberg It was a jam packed week in Bundaberg, with extensive media coverage and interactive health promotion events. Starting with radio interviews on Hitz 93.9 and local Wide-Bay ABC radio, AHWW also featured in the Guardian midweek paper, and The Bundaberg Newsmail – the latter resulting in a 4-page spread! General health […]

2017 Events

2017 Events Take a look at our Pinterest page for 2017 event pictures. If you’d like to add your pictures here please email Do you have a great event story to share? Email Felicity Curtain if you’re interested in sharing your event with other members via the weekly email. Brooke Pinsent’s AHWW in […]

10 Week Challenge

Wondering what to do in your community to raise awareness of the importance of being a healthy weight? Try the Australia’s Healthy Weight Week 10 week challenge! For AHWW resources designed for people with a disability, click here. Week 1: TRACK IT Start a food diary. Writing down everything you eat and drink takes the […]

Media outcomes

By working with the media to raise awareness of AHWW, we aim to inspire more Australians to kick-start healthy habits. Check out some of the media stories from this year’s campaign! Health week: why cook at home (Mandarin) Australia’s Healthy Weight Week The surprising message of healthy weight week Why home cooking is the easiest […]

Count down to launch

Australia’s Healthy Weight Week (AHWW), 13-19 February 2017 is around the corner. Thank you to all the members who have registered events and been promoting the week via social media. We have almost 500 activities happening around the country next week! And it’s not too late to get involved. Run an event If you haven’t […]

APD Cookbook

APD Cookbook

Looking for some fresh ideas in the kitchen. Look no further than this cookbook of recipes created by Accredited Practising Dietitians (APDs). APDs can help you improve your everyday healthy eating by translating scientific health and nutrition information into practical advice. And APDs love to cook! Thank you to all the APDs who provided delicious […]

The Healthy Eating Quiz

The Healthy Eating Quiz is a general guide, designed to help you rate how healthy your eating habits are. It will help to identify areas in which you are already eating a wide variety of foods and areas where you may be able to improve. At the end of the quiz, you will receive a […]

Information for General Practitioners

Australia’s Healthy Weight Week: Information for General Practitioners GPs have a central role in the delivery of integrated patient care and are often the first point of contact for people seeking to lose weight. Where the evidence indicates a multi-disciplinary approach to weight management is required, an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) is an appropriate referral […]


We all come in different shapes and sizes. This Australia’s Healthy Weight Week share your #healthyselfie and we’ll repost on our Pinterest page! Click on the image below to see our Australia’s Healthy Weight Week board.

Social media Ambassadors

We are pleased to have some amazing Accredited Practising Dietitians supporting AHWW 2016 as Social Media Ambassadors. Being an ambassador is a great way to share the messages of cooking at home and choosing correct portions with Australians. We thank our Social Media Ambassadors for their contribution to this year’s campaign. Social Media Ambassadors Sally […]