Home Economics Victoria runs events for members and the public throughout the year. Click the "Register Here" button for each activity to see a full description including presenters and costs.

Feb
28
Wed

Food Studies Sensory Laboratory Experience

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Deakin University Burwood Victoria

Description:
This activity-based session will address sensory; allergens, sensitivities & gut; food sustainability and ultra-processed foods & marketing.

Mar
5
Mon

2018 Textiles Conference

9:00am - 3:30pm

Whitehouse Institute of Design Melbourne

Description:
A full day of design philosophy, sustainable clothing, start-up fashion business, Wool4Skool, fashion illustration, draping techniques, guerilla textiles, textile performance testing, care labelling, wool innovation, manufacturing and processing, millinery and all year level curriculum updates.

Mar
7
Wed

What's new in nutrition? webinar

3:45am - 4:30pm

Online webinar

Description:
This 45-minute webinar will explore the range of new information about food, nutrition and health that will ensure you have access to the most evidence-based and up-to-date information to enhance your professional knowledge.

Mar
17
Sat

Food Studies Skills Boot Camp

9:30am - 3:30pm

Mount Waverley Secondary College

Description:
A fun activity-based day of practical activities including cooking (using healthy recipes), demonstrations, creating and responding to design briefs, dietary analysis, food sampling and taste-testing, sensory analysis, product analysis and scientific experiments.

Mar
19
Mon

VCE Food Studies Examination Report webinar

3:45am - 4:30pm

Online webinar

Description:
Using the Chief Assessor's report, this session will provide feedback on student performance in the 2017 VCE Food Studies examination.

Mar
21
Wed

World Home Economics Day and AGM

6:30pm - 9:00pm

O'Connells Hotel South Melbourne Victoria

Description:
Come along and celebrate at O'Connells Centenary Hotel with some great food and an English gastro-pub experience!