Benchmarking for Healthy Stores Study

We are proud partners on the Monash University led study ‘Benchmarking for Heathy Stores’ which is currently underway across many remote community stores, including 10 stores from the ALPA group. So, what is the study about? Read more

ALPA's work experience program provides an unique opportunity for bush students

26 Students from the communities of Ramingining, Milingimbi, Gapuwiyak & Galiwin’ku get the chance to complete a week of work experience in Darwin. Read more

ALPA’s Nutrition Manager, Khia De Silva, receives ‘Living Our Values’ award

Khia De Silva has been ALPAs Nutrition Manager for more than four years. Her passion and dedication to the role was recognised at the ALPA Managers Conference held in June where she received the ‘Living Our Values’ award. Read more

ALPA Healthy Food Provision Guidelines

As ALPA has grown over the years to include Community Services, and our Nutrition and Executive team saw the need for a set of Guidelines to be used across the organisation to help improve the health of all employees. The guidelines produced are practical and educational providing ‘Grab and Go shopping lists, ‘how to build a healthy meal’ and ‘healthy and non-food gift ideas.’ Read more

Ramingining gets a new fruit and veg fridge

There has been a lot of excitement in Ramingining recently as the store had a new fruit and veg fridge installed that has dramatically increased the space dedicated to fruit and veg! Read more

Shrinking Sugary Drinks

To support our customers to drink less sugar, the ALPA Board agreed to pilot a ‘pack size reduction’ strategy on the highest selling sugary drinks. This strategy will complement the suite of sugar reduction policies already in place across our stores. Read more