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Tour Overview

Tour Overview

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Tour Stages and Content

Welcome and introduction

  • Meet on the main steps of the Italian Forum, 23 Norton Street, Leichhardt.
  • Learn about the history of Italians in Leichhardt and be introduced to regional italian cuisine and traditions.

Discover Italian food outlets in Norton Plaza

  • Explore Norton Street Grocer to discover the best Italian ingredients.
  • Vist AC Butchery to learn about Italian cuts of meat.

Cooking demonstration and lunch

  • Observe a cooking demonstration at an authentic Italian restaurant
  • Enjoy a traditional Italian meal with gelato!

The tour has been informed by relevant NSW Syllabus documents (Italian, Human Society and Its Environment and Food Technology).

Enrich the learning experience of your students with pre-tour learning material!

All students will be provided with learning materials and exercises during the Buon Appetito tour. For a more complete learning experience, pre-tour material is available for teachers to purchase at the price of $75.

The pre-tour material includes interactive activities and resources which will allow students to explore the traditions of Italian food products and cuisine, thereby enriching their experience of the Buon Appetito tour.

For further information or to purchase the pre-tour material please contact us by telephone on 9564 0744 or by email at