The Experimental Cookbook

Whether you're a scientist or a chef, this is your chance to put your skills to the test. WIN a cookbook featuring your very own recipe!


The competition has closed!

Thank you to every child and every Camp Australia team member who submitted their recipes! We are currently putting together the recipe book and will publish it here soon!

And the winners are...

Junior Category (8yo and under)

• Teara, Teara's Totally Wild Cheese Cake!!, Carlingford Public School, NSW • Jihyeon, Dumpling Palace, Penrith Anglican College, NSW • Joshua, Yummy Pizza, Jasper Road Public School, NSW • Lexia, Fruity Tooty Pizzas, All Saints Grammar, NSW • Aria, Crispy Apple Donuts, Illawong Public School, NSW • Isabel, Tuna & Avo Sushi Sandwiches, Australian Christian College Marsden Park, NSW • Viola, Prawntastic Pasta, St Therese Catholic Primary School Mascot, NSW • Mehvish, BTS Banana pancake, St Joseph Boronia Primary School, VIC • Aurora, Chocolate Slice, Stella Maris Catholic Primary School, VIC • Eva, Summer Scones, Shire Christian School, NSW • Taya, Healthy Apple Crumble, St Therese Mascot Primary School, NSW • Macey, Macey's Garden Pesto, Killberry Valley Primary School, VIC • Bondi, The Perfect Pizza Dough, Barnsley Public School, NSW • Aryan, Aryan's Apple Cake, Girraween Public School, NSW • Bailee, Healthy Carrot Cake, St Joachim's Primary, VIC • Divina, Mini Veggie Quiches, St. Joseph's Riverwood Catholic School, NSW • Catalina, Healthy Carrot, Coconut and Pineapple Cupcakes, St Catherine Of Siena Catholic Primary School, NSW • Veronica, Cool Raspberry Smoothie, Our Lady Of Fatima Palmyra, WA • Pedro, Pedro's "Berry" Special Cupcake - Gluten-Free, Chatham Primary School, VIC • Heidi, Heidi's Healthy Cheesy Slice, Kent Road Public School, NSW


Junior Category (8yo and under)

Senior Category (9yo to 12yo)

• Krishnan, Aaradhiya's Fudgie Brownie, Girraween Public School, NSW • Gloria, Super Green, Jasper Road Public School, NSW • Jack, Super Sausage Rolls, Tyabb Primary School, VIC • Shaan, Laddoo (Power Snack), Thomas Mitchell Primary School, VIC • Rosalie, Rosie's Raspberry Delight, Belgrave Heights Christian School, VIC • Rithi, Mixed Veg Flatbread, Excelsior Primary School, WA • Kaitlyn, Banana Bread, Eaglehawk North Primary School, VIC • Knox, Knox's Easy Cheesy Egg Omelette, Barnsley Public School, NSW • Max, Crazy Banana Pancakes, Moriah College, NSW • Alfie, Alfie's Choc Chip Spectacular, Golden Square Primary School, VIC • Keira, Keira's Famous Schnitzel, St Thomas More Primary School, VIC • Nitai, Marbley, St Thomas Catholic School, NSW • Veronica, Potato Pizza, Kunyung Primary School, VIC • Archie, Archie's Packed Banana Bread, Kent Road Public School, NSW • Ben, Choc Muesli Bar Slice, Swanbourne Primary School, WA


Senior Category (9yo to 12yo)

Camp Australia Team Members

• Siumi, Coconut Milk Rice, Seaford North Primary School, VIC • Joanne, Funky Filo Fish Pie, Ocean Grove Primary School, VIC • Deepika, Thick Rice Noodles Pasta, Clayton North Primary School, VIC • Pallavi, Easy Flatbreads, Cranbourne West Primary School, VIC • Patricia, St Christopher's Apple Cinnamon Jaffle, St Christopher's Primary School, VIC • Alicia, Blueberry Sensation Muffins, Camp Australia Head Office, VIC • Uddeepika, Toasty Dense Soup, Mel Maria Catholic Primary School, WA • Sarah, Zappkini Muffins (Apple and Zucchini Muffins), Camp Australia Head Office, VIC • Moorooduc Primary, Wiggly Worm Pasta Sauce, Moorooduc Primary School OSHC, VIC • Julie, Hearty Veg Curry with a Side of Salmon, Camp Australia Head Office, VIC • Colleen, Barbara's Charismatic Cookies, Yarrawarrah Public School OSHC, NSW • Carole, Crumble or Muesli - that is the question, Camp Australia Head Office, VIC • Jacky, Sunday Morning Shakashuka, Camp Australia Head Office, VIC • Meriden Anglican School For Girls OSHC Service, Carrot and Fruit Scones, Meriden Anglican School For Girls, NSW • Williamstown Primary School OSHC Service, Funky Popsicles Watermelon & Honey, Williamstown Primary School , SA


Camp Australia Team Members

Our Key Partners

As part of our National Science Week celebrations, Camp Australia have teamed up with two food science experts that have informed the rules and criteria of our competition - and will be undertaking the judging! Keep an eye out on Camp Australia's blog and social media channels as they also provide some great insights into food and how it plays an important role in children's growth.