Through the Best Bites program, Mornington Peninsula business operators are trying to make difference. The program recognises local food and related businesses for their efforts to provide safe and healthy food, use environmentally sustainable business practices, and provide safe and accessible premises.
Participating businesses are assessed in five areas:
The program was developed by a steering committee of food businesses, consumers and traders groups, including representatives from Peninsula Health, South East Water, Heart Foundation, mp Gourmet and Responsible Alcohol Victoria.
This project has potential for application across the Western Port Biosphere with the support of local councils.
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