Home Economics Institute of Australia (Qld)

A powerful voice for the home economics profession in Queensland. We provide leadership, products and services to meet the professional needs of home economics professionals.
Our Community

Our members from across Queensland are passionate about what they do. We provide opportunities for collaboration, advocacy, and networking through our variety of events and online networks.

Our Focus

We represent and advocate for home economics professionals in the workplace and in the community. We also develop resources, and provide continuing education and professional development opportunities.

Awards & Competitions

Throughout the year HEIA(Q) makes a number of awards to HEIA(Q) members, and also works with other organisations to present scholarships and prizes to members and their students.

News from HEIA(Q)

After-Conference Function!!

Ole! Let’s Celebrate!

HEIA(Q) would like to invite you to join us in celebrating the King and Amy O’Malley Trust Scholars and our HEIA(Q) Award recipients at Ole Restaurant – Sangria Bar, Little Stanley ...

Sponsorship Applications EXTENDED for Regional Members to Attend the 2024 HEIA(Q) State Conference

Applications extended to 24 May 2024

HEIA(Q) encourages members residing in regions outside the South East Queensland region to apply for sponsorship to attend the 2024 HEIA(Q) State Conference at the Brisbane Convention and ...

Don’t miss this great opportunity to enhance your practice and collaborate with colleagues! Book now!

HEIA(Q) is excited to announce our Regional Workshop program for 2024. When planning the program, HEIA(Q) seeks to ensure there are opportunities to tap into the diverse needs and perspectives of our members. Thank ...

McCormick Recipe Challenge

The McCormick recipe challenge is a challenge designed by McCormick Foods Australia and the Home Economics Institute of Australia Inc., typically for Year 9 and Year 10 home economics students in Australian schools. The challenge usually involves students, individually or in teams, developing original recipes to support the McCormick® Flavour Forecast® for that year. 

HEIA(Q) conferences

The HEIA(Q) conference committee is excited to announce the date for the state conference to be held on Saturday 24 August 2024. 

The HEIA(Q) state conference will be held on Saturday 24 August 2024 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.
View the conference brochure and be sure to register to attend. This year HEIA(Q) is also hosting a celebratory After Conference Function.

Regional Professional Development

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