Books, Videos, Movies And More


  • Good Calories, Bad calories by Gary Taubes: This groundbreaking book explains how, despite poor scientific evidence, we all got sucked into believing that fats are bad for us and carbs the better option. It’s a great read and will change the way you eat and think about food, for sure.
  • The Paleo Solution by Robb Wolf talks about the science behind the paleo way of eating, why it’s not just another “diet” and how it can benefit your health.
  • The Real Meal Revolution: by Prof Tim Noakes, Sally-Ann Creed and Jonno Proudfoot. Written by the pioneers of the LCHF/banting movement with lots of delicious recipes that won’t leave you hungry.
  • Cereal Killers 1: Highlights the benefits of following a high fat, low carb diet, featuring sports scientist Prof Tim Noakes. Follow this link to find out more.
  • Cereal Killers 2 – Run on Fat: This movie challenges the common belief that a high carb diet is essential for endurance athletes. It gives some great examples of athletes who perform even better on a high fat diet. Here’s the link.
  • That Sugar Film (with David Gameau); an eye-opening Australian documentary which highlights how much hidden sugar there is in today’s diet and the effects sugar can have on our bodies even in a short period of time. Here’s the link to the trailer.
  • Real Meal Revolution Website: This site is an encyclopedia related to the low carb high fat/banting lifestyle. It is packed with free resources and has a great, affordable 5-week program to get you started.
  • Dr Peter Brukner, a Melbourne based specialist sports and exercise physician is also a promoter of the LCHF diet. He has put together a very comprehensive list of resources on LCHF.
  • Low Carb Down Under is the best Australian low carb website that I’ve come across; it provides great information and resources around the Low Carb High Fat (LCHF) diet, as well as recipes. It also includes a list of LCHF General Practitioners in Australia.

What the experts have to say on LCHF


  • Explain Pain by David Butler and Lorimer Moseley: An excellent guide to understanding, managing and treating pain.
  • And here’s an excellent talk by David Butler which will help you to understand pain a lot better.