Terms of Service

Welcome to this website/blog healthfoodtraveller.com. Before you begin using the service you must agree to these Terms of Use.
1. this space is managed by Healthfoodtraveller.com. This space is hosted on WordPress (wordpress.com) which is managed by healthfoodtraveller.com.
2. Your use of this space is deemed to be your acceptance of these Terms of Use. Please read them carefully.


Privacy Laws

This privacy policy sets out how healthfoodtraveller.com uses and protects any information that you give while using http://www.healthfoodtraveller.com
Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
healthfoodtraveller.com may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st November 2016.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:
• contact information including email address
• demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
• other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers


What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
• We may use the information to improve our products and services.
• We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
• From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.


Terms of Service


Comments on this space are provided by, and are the responsibility of, the person or people who made such postings. We do not endorse, support, or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any the comments posted on this space or endorse any of the opinions expressed.

We take reasonable care in linking to other websites but we have no direct control over the content presented in those websites or the availability of those websites.
We make no representation that the material on any linked websites does not infringe the intellectual property rights or any other rights of any person. We do not authorise the reproduction of such material.

We do not endorse or recommend any links to external websites, or third party content, including products and services offered by, from or through those websites or their content.
With the exception of the Commonwealth Coat of Arms and where otherwise noted, material presented on this space is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia licence.



These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the Australian Capital Territory, Australia and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Australian Capital Territory.
20. If any of these Terms of Use are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining Terms of Use will continue in full force.
21. These Terms of Use do not negate any Terms or Conditions that apply to your use of any other government website.
22. We may revise these Terms and Conditions from time to time.
23. Please contact us if you have any questions, problems or feedback regarding our site.



We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Wordpress.com is responsible for the security of information while it is collected by, stored on or passing through the healthfoodtraveller.com system.

We strive to protect comments and information you provide on this space. We will use all reasonable endeavours to ensure that your comments and information are not compromised. However, we cannot guarantee that no Harmful Code will enter this space. You should be aware of the risks associated with using websites.
We recommend that you use appropriate and up-to-date firewall and anti-virus software to protect your computer systems.



How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.



Some of our advertisers occasionally serve you cookies as well. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers. We may use advertising service vendors to help present advertisements on the website, one of which is http://www.booking.com. These vendors may use cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies to serve you advertisements tailored to interests you have shown by browsing on this and other sites you have visited, to determine whether you have seen a particular advertisement before and to avoid sending you duplicate advertisements. In doing so, these vendors may collect non-personal data such as your browser type, your operating system, Web pages visited, time of visits, content viewed, ads viewed, and other clickstream data. The use of cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies by these advertising service vendors is subject to their own privacy policies, not ours, and Service Provider disclaims all liability in connection therewith.


Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


Lawful Purposes

You agree to use this space only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this space by any third party. This includes conduct which is unlawful or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption to this space.
You must not post or transmit via this space any unlawful, defamatory, obscene, offensive or scandalous material, or any material that constitutes or encourages conduct that would contravene any law.


Controlling your Personal Information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
• whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
• if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by contacting us.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.



I am currently in the process of obtaining an Australian certified IV in Food Coaching and will obtain in May 2017 a QTAC Selection rank of 74 certificate , which is equivalent to an OP13.
My course is an ASQA Australian Government approved course; course code 30961QLD
Entamio Education Group, RTO code 31433.
Instructed by: Dr Shirley McIlvenny

All information found on this site and referred to in social media is independent and 100% my own opinion. I will always disclose if I have a professional or financial relationship that could appear to influence the content of a blog post. These disclosures will appear at the end of each relevant post. In particular:

Book Reviews:
All book reviews on this website are 100% my own opinion. I will always state whether I purchased it myself, received a copy for free to review or borrowed from a friend or library.

Product Reviews:
All product reviews on this website are 100% my own opinion. I will always state whether I purchased it myself, received the product for free to review or received any form of compensation. I would never recommend a product that does not align with my personal and professional beliefs and nutrition philosophy.

Restaurant Reviews:
All restaurant, cafe and bar reviews are my own opinion and are not influenced by any factor. I will always state whether I have purchased a meal, received it free of charge or for a reduced cost.

Any competitions/giveaways held on this site are held as a way to interact with readers and provide opportunities to try new products. I do not promote products used within giveaways more than others that are not and will always disclose whether it has been provided free or charge or whether I have purchased the giveaway with my own money. I am very selective about products which I give away and they will always be aligned with my personal and professional beliefs and nutrition philosophy.

Affiliate Links:
Purchases made by clicking on affiliate links within posts may result in myself receiving a small commission at no cost to yourself. This helps contribute towards purchase of ingredients for recipe development and the maintenance of this site.

Promo codes:
Promo codes to reduce the price of a product are provided to benefit readers.
Occasionally I am sent samples of products to review. If I like the product, feel it fits within my nutrition philosophy and will be of benefit to my readers, I will write a review on it. If I do not like a product, I will not review it and will inform the company sending the product my reasons for not reviewing it. Reviews typically include a nutritional assessment based upon my professional knowledge and experience, personal taste, packaging and convenience and may include a score out of 10. To enable the content on this site to remain free, affiliate links may be present within posts which will not cost you anything.

The information and advice provided on this website is of a general nature and should never replace individual health advice provided by your healthcare professional team. I do not dispense medical advice or prescribe the use of any technique as a form of treatment for physical, emotional, or medical problems. My intend is only to offer information of a general nature. In the event of you use any of the information from this blog/website for yourself, I and the publisher assume no responsibility for your actions.


Nutrition is an everchanging scientific field that is constantly being updated. Archived posts may not always contain the latest and greatest recommendations or information, despite all efforts to update them. Individual nutrition advice should always be obtained from a qualified dietitian.

This Disclosure policy is correct as of September 2015.