About Hayden Quinn

Ambassador - National

Ambassador for the Australian Institute of Fitness, Hayden Quinn first entered the minds of Australian foodies as a fan favourite on MasterChef, back in 2011. Since then, he has been cooking and sharing good food under the mantra ‘live life, eat well, travel far’. Hayden has released his own cookbook, Dish It Up, as well as two eBooks, and two YouTube series’ of food adventures, UNREFINED and Baking with Nutorious.

He has also just finished filming Surfing the Menu – Next Generation, scheduled to air on ABC and around the world in 2016. This follows television projects including The Dinner Project on Australia LifeStyle FOOD and Hayden Quinn South Africa on SABC3.

As well as his love for food, the former Cleo Bachelor of the Year, has a passion for fitness, and co-owns The Cube Gym located on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Hayden is currently studying to become a Personal Trainer at the Australian Institute of Fitness.


  • Certificate III in Fitness

  • Bachelor of Science (Marine Biology)