Elena Duggan MasterChef Australia winner 2016, and Rob Rees MBE, bring you Appetite for Change. Two friends from opposite parts of the world who are kind, informed and experienced foodies, collaborate with inspiring guests to discover the power of purpose, and it's alignment with food. Each episode providing insight, recipes and a call to action.
Elena and Rob are joined by Cat Clarke, to be inspired by her experiences and knowledge.
Cat shares how leaving school and entering the hospitality industry led to a pathway into teaching at secondary schools, and going the extra mile for the young people in her care. They hear about the importance of First Nations produce and culture, and how Cat brings this alive in the communities in which she lives and works. Hearing this will nurture your desire to know more about teaching, First Nations food, and what ideally education policy could look like in Australia.
Elena and Rob are joined by UK Superstar Chef Tom Kerridge to be inspired by his passion and commitment to the industry and his authenticity as a leader. They discuss the campaign for a ‘seat at the table’ to get a Minister for Hospitality, managing multi hospitality businesses during a pandemic, the importance of focus and determination in overcoming bad habits, Manchester Utd or Arsenal as well as a tribute to the late gourmet and brilliant Chef Albert Roux. A must listen for all of Toms Pirates!
Elena and Rob are joined by Phil Vickery MBE DL - England World Cup winning rugby player and celebrity MasterChef UK Winner, to be inspired by his experience and knowledge.
Friends from the UK catch up and take the rise out of each other whilst we cover baking, being authentic, how do two MasterChef winners compare notes, and Phil's love of connecting people. Hearing this will get you thinking about ‘is winning everything’ and how do you gather a mindset to be the best you.
Elena and Rob are joined by Cathie Steele, to be inspired by her experience and knowledge. Cathie shares her story of how after 30 years in physiotherapy and health service management, she ended up leading Bendigo Food Share helping over 12845 Victorians in Australia every week. We even hear about hippos! You can’t help but want to get involved with purpose in your community after hearing from Cathie.
Elena and Rob are joined by partners and co-founders of STREAT Kate Barrelle and Rebecca Scott OAM, to be inspired by their experiences and knowledge. Both share their stories about science, social enterprise and impact, their friendships or otherwise with dogs, bananas and how important supporting vulnerable young people is. Hearing this will lift your hearts and encourage you to value the role of social enterprise in communities, help understand behaviour change and provide OHS around hang gliding.
This trailer introduces you to how Elena Duggan and Rob Rees first met after Elena's win on MasterChef Australia in 2016 and how they instantly connected around food and purpose. Inspired by each other's work they explain what to expect from Appetite for Change a new podcast from the two foodies with guests who will inspire you to do something different.