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Contents

Awards & conditions
Bush tucker
Careers
Encyclopedias
Finding information
Food labels & additives
Food safety
Gambling
Liquor licensing
Nutrition
Professional organisations
Recipes
Restaurants
WHS
Wine

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Awards & conditions

Awards - Fair Work Australia
Find the current award for your industry or job plus information about awards in Australia.

Liquor, Hospitality & Miscellaneous Union (LHMU)
LHMU members work in a wide range of occupations including hospitality, property services, health, manufacturing and community services. The website has policies, services, news and fact sheets.

Bush tucker

Australian Native Foods
Information resource about bush tucker and the native foods industry.

Bush Tucker Plants or Bush Food - Australian native food plants
Australian native food plants and their uses.

Careers

See QuickLinks - Job seeking - Careers
Links to information about different careers and finding jobs.

SkillsOne tv - Hospitality, Tourism & services
Information about Australian career opportunities and the skills currently in high demand. Link to videos and stories from people who are training and working.

Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia of spices
A-Z listing with information about each spice, along with how to prepare, cook and store that spice.

Open Directory - Home: Cooking
A cooking encyclopedia and thesaurus that covers thousands of ingredients and kitchen tools. Includes directory of links to recommended websites.

The Cook's Thesaurus
Covers thousands of ingredients and kitchen tools. Entries include pictures, descriptions, synonyms, pronunciations, and suggested substitutions.

Finding information

Finding information for Hospitality
Library guide to finding the topic information you need when you want it.

Food labels & additives

Food Intolerance Network
Information about the effects of food on behaviour, health and learning ability in children and adults.

Food Standards Australia New Zealand: Food additives
Information about food additives and how to find out which additives are in different foods.

Food Standards Australia New Zealand: Food labelling
Information about food labels and how to read them.

How to read food labels
Information about food packaging and how to read the nutrition information panel.

Food safety

Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code
Full version of the code, including standards and amendments, in word or pdf format.

Food Safety Centre (FSC)
Information about food safety issues for the Australian food industry, regulators and researchers.

Food Safety Information Council
Australian information about handling, storing, cooking and serving food safely.

Safe Food
Information from Meat & Livestock Australia about key food safety issues. Links to fact sheets and the bug bible.

The bad bug book
Handbook with basic facts about foodborne pathogenic microorganisms and natural toxins.

Gambling

Gambling - Productivity Commission - Public Inquiry
Australian Government inquiry into the economic and social impacts of gambling.

Gambling Impact Society (NSW)
Self-help services and information for people affected by problem gambling.

OLGR - Gaming
The Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing (OLGR) is responsible for implementing and applying the laws covering responsible gaming in NSW.

Liquor licensing

OLGR - Liquor
The Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing is responsible for implementing and applying the laws covering liquor licensing and responsible service of alcohol in NSW.

Nutrition

Diet & Nutrition
Australian website with CSIRO information about the health benefits of food. Links to fast facts, brochures and fact sheets.

Dietary guidelines for Australian adults
National Health & Medical Research Council guide to healthy eating for adults.

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ)
FSANZ develops standards and codes of practice for the content and labelling of food sold in Australia and New Zealand.

Food Standards Australia New Zealand: Nutrition Panel Calculator
Calculate the average nutrient content of food products.

Nutrition Australia
Australian information about promoting consumer health through food variety and physical activity.

Professional organisations

Australian Culinary Federation (ACF)
Information about the federation including events and competitions.

Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA)
Provides R&D, market information and marketing for the red meat industry.

Restaurant and Catering Australia (R&CA)
Peak national organisation representing the interests of restaurants and caterers.

Recipes

All recipes
30,000 recipes from home cooks. Includes searches by ingredients and recipe.

Epicurious
Recipes plus food and wine dictionaries.

Food & recipes @ SBS Food
Watch food shows and browse recipes.

Recipes
Aussie Educator website with links to a range of recipes and related resources.

Slow food international
The slow food movement focusses on food that tastes good as well as being produced in an environmentally friendly and healthy way that fairly compensates food producers.

Taste.com.au
Australian recipes plus information on nutrition, cooking techniques and menu planning. Links to Australian food magazine websites.

The cook and the chef
Cook Maggie Beer introduces Executive Chef Simon Bryant to the produce of her home region. Simon shares the secrets of cooking restaurant meals with this produce.

Restaurants

deGroots Best Restaurants of Australia
Australia wide restaurant reviews, with photos and sample menus.

Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide
Information and reviews about eating places and experiences in Sydney.

The Age Good Food guide
Information and reviews about eating places and experiences in Melbourne.

Top 10 Restaurants of Australia
Expert ratings and reviews are combined to create a list of the ten best restaurants in Australia. Includes detailed profiles of head chefs, restaurant descriptions and sample menus.

World restaurant reviews - Fodor's Online Travel Guides
Covering over 300 destinations worldwide, Fodor's guidebooks are written for travellers who are seeking the best travel options including places to stay, eat, shop, and see.

WHS

Health and Safety at Work: Kitchen
WorkCover NSW information about OHS for hospitality industry employers and employees. Covers ways to prevent cooking injuries.

Occupational Health and Safety in the Hospitality Industry : Employee induction checklist
workCover NSW checklist for new employees in the hospitality industry.

Occupational Health and Safety in the Hospitality Industry : Supervisors training manual
WorkCover NSW training manual for supervisors. Covers health and safety guidelines and responsibilities for hospitality workers.

QuickLinks - Work Health & Safety (WHS)
Links to information on work health and safety topics.

Virtual hotel
Identify safety hazards in the bottle shop, kitchen, dining room and front bar.

WorkCover NSW publications for Hospitality
Includes safety alerts for kitchens & restaurants, and a risk assessment tool for motel operators.

Wine

Australian Wine and Grape Industry
Statistics about Australian grape and wine production from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Australian wines of distinction
Links to major Australian wineries.

Life In Vine
Covers a year in the life of an Oregon vineyard. Links to general information on vine types and world locations, the growing and winemaking cycle and a vine glossary.

QuickLinks - Grapes & Wine
Links to information about grapes, wine, wineries and winemaking.

Wine Australia
Gateway to information on the Australian wine sector including maps and details of each wine region.

Wine diva
Searchable directory of Australian wineries, vineyards, labels and brands.

Wine Literature of the World
A service of the State Library of South Australia to make available its collections of wine-related materials, the largest in the southern hemisphere.

Winebiz
Australasian wine industry portal.

Winemakers' Federation of Australia (WFA)
National industry body for Australia's winemakers.