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Community lunch (Preston) 12:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 1 @ 12:00 – 13:00
Go for a yummy lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
Tasting traditional beer styles brewed local 18:00
Tasting traditional beer styles brewed local @ Tallboy & Moose
Jun 1 @ 18:00 – 18:45
This event will be repeated at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm. Tour the Tallboy & Moose brewhouse before settling in to enjoy a curated tasting paddle of locally-produced beer styles. You will learn about beer history, [...]
Tasting traditional beer styles brewed local 19:00
Tasting traditional beer styles brewed local @ Tallboy & Moose
Jun 1 @ 19:00 – 19:45
This event will be repeated at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm. Tour the Tallboy & Moose brewhouse before settling in to enjoy a curated tasting paddle of locally-produced beer styles. You will learn about beer history, [...]
Tasting traditional beer styles brewed local 20:00
Tasting traditional beer styles brewed local @ Tallboy & Moose
Jun 1 @ 20:00 – 20:45
This event will be repeated at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm. Tour the Tallboy & Moose brewhouse before settling in to enjoy a curated tasting paddle of locally-produced beer styles. You will learn about beer history, [...]
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RetroSuburbia: Aussie Street with David Holmgren 10:00
RetroSuburbia: Aussie Street with David Holmgren @ Reservoir Community and Learning Centre
Jun 2 @ 10:00 – 11:30
David Holmgren’s new book, Retrosuburbia: the downshifter’s guide to a resilient future elevates the importance of household food growing into an empowering vision for the future of Australian suburbs. It uses permaculture thinking to create [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 13:30
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 2 @ 13:30 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
Olive preserving mediterranean style 14:00
Olive preserving mediterranean style @ Darebin Intercultural Centre (Community Kitchen)
Jun 2 @ 14:00 – 16:00
Jessica Ridout (winner of the Darebin Homemade Food & Wine Festival’s 2015 best preserved olives) and Martin O’Callaghan (from Darebin Fruit Squad) will show you how easy it is to preserve your home-grown olives. You [...]
Sylvester Hive – roasted chestnut get-together 14:00
Sylvester Hive – roasted chestnut get-together @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 2 @ 14:00 – 16:00
Join them for a social gathering with locals and enjoy some freshly roasted chestnuts. Take a plate to share. BYO drinks. Roasted chestnuts will be available to purchase on the day.
The art of vegan momos 15:00
The art of vegan momos @ Lentil as Anything
Jun 2 @ 15:00 – 18:00
Join Dechen as she shows you how to make traditional Tibetan momos and spicy sauces at this hands on vegan workshop. Afterwards, sit down together and enjoy all-you-can-eat momos. This event is part of the [...]
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Alphington Farmers’ Market 09:00
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 3 @ 09:00 – 13:00
 
Alphington Farmers’ Market tour and cooking demonstration 10:00
Alphington Farmers’ Market tour and cooking demonstration @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 3 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Take a guided tour through the Alphington Farmers’ Market. Along the way, you will collect seasonal Victorian produce to use in the Love Food Hate Waste cooking demonstration to follow. Learn how to shop waste [...]
The Plummery – garden tour and tasting 10:00
The Plummery – garden tour and tasting @ Private location
Jun 3 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Kat Lavers’ small-scale permaculture house and food garden, The Plummery, is featured in David Holmgren’s new book RetroSuburbia. In this tour, Kat will demonstrate how almost all the veggies, herbs, fruit and eggs consumed by [...]
Pizzaly woodfired pizza demonstration and tasting 15:30
Pizzaly woodfired pizza demonstration and tasting @ Pizzaly
Jun 3 @ 15:30 – 17:30
Ever wanted to learn how to make your own classic pizza from start to finish? Join Pizzaly for a fun Italian afternoon learning techniques you can put into practice at home. Try your hand at [...]
Flavours and Stories from Iran, Iraq and Syria 16:00
Flavours and Stories from Iran, Iraq and Syria @ Free to Feed HQ
Jun 3 @ 16:00 – 20:00
Enjoy a sizzling Persian BBQ, a diverse range of Middle Eastern mezze, and an array of authentic Iraqi dishes. Listen to live traditional music and learn about the rich and colourful cultures of Iran, Iraq [...]
Market on Kulin Nation (indigenous market) 16:00
Market on Kulin Nation (indigenous market) @ Darebin Arts Centre
Jun 3 @ 16:00 – 20:00
Market on Kulin Nation is all about bringing the community together and celebrating what’s great about Indigenous culture through food, art and music. This free event will feature food stalls, art stalls and live entertainment [...]
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Span Community House Community Garden group 10:00
Span Community House Community Garden group @ Span Community House
Jun 6 @ 10:00 – 12:00
No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to [...]
Vegan vegout 17:00
Vegan vegout @ Welcome To Thornbury
Jun 6 @ 17:00 – 22:00
The food trucks offering vegan food who sometimes attend include: Bomba Wood Fired Pizza; Curry Up Now; Lady Rawsome; Paper Plains Food Truck; Pierogi Pierogi; Super Taco;Taitas Falafels; The Real Jerk Food Truck; Vegilicious; Von’s [...]
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Community lunch (Preston) 12:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 8 @ 12:00 – 13:00
Go for a yummy lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
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Northcote Food Swap 11:00
Northcote Food Swap @ Chalice Garden
Jun 9 @ 11:00 – 12:00
 
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 13:30
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 9 @ 13:30 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
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Alphington Farmers’ Market 09:00
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 10 @ 09:00 – 13:00
 
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Span Community House Community Garden group 10:00
Span Community House Community Garden group @ Span Community House
Jun 13 @ 10:00 – 12:00
No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to [...]
Community lunch (Thornbury) 12:30
Community lunch (Thornbury) @ Span Community House
Jun 13 @ 12:30 – 14:30
A two course home-cooked meal is shared in their dining room with other friendly community members. Go along for company, conversation and support. A great opportunity to find out what’s available in the neighbourhood. RSVP [...]
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Miso paste making 10:00
Miso paste making @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 15 @ 10:00 – 12:30
This workshop will take place 8 times on: Saturday, 19th May, Saturday, 26th May, Friday, 15th June, and Saturday, 16th June, each both 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. Miso is a traditional Japanese seasoning produced by fermenting [...]
Community lunch (Preston) 12:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 15 @ 12:00 – 13:00
Go for a yummy lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
Miso paste making 14:00
Miso paste making @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 15 @ 14:00 – 16:30
This workshop will take place 8 times on: Saturday, 19th May, Saturday, 26th May, Friday, 15th June, and Saturday, 16th June, each both 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. Miso is a traditional Japanese seasoning produced by fermenting [...]
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Miso paste making 10:00
Miso paste making @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 16 @ 10:00 – 12:30
This workshop will take place 8 times on: Saturday, 19th May, Saturday, 26th May, Friday, 15th June, and Saturday, 16th June, each both 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. Miso is a traditional Japanese seasoning produced by fermenting [...]
Reservoir Food Swap 10:00
Reservoir Food Swap
Jun 16 @ 10:00 – 11:00
 
Fairfield Food Swap 11:00
Fairfield Food Swap @ St. Andrews Church, side garden
Jun 16 @ 11:00 – 12:00
 
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 13:30
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 16 @ 13:30 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
Miso paste making 14:00
Miso paste making @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 16 @ 14:00 – 16:30
This workshop will take place 8 times on: Saturday, 19th May, Saturday, 26th May, Friday, 15th June, and Saturday, 16th June, each both 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. Miso is a traditional Japanese seasoning produced by fermenting [...]
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Span Community House Community Garden group 10:00
Span Community House Community Garden group @ Span Community House
Jun 20 @ 10:00 – 12:00
No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to [...]
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Nuka duke – rice bran pickling 10:00
Nuka duke – rice bran pickling @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 22 @ 10:00 – 12:00
This workshop will take place 4 times on: Sunday, 20th May and Friday, 22nd June, each both 10am-midday and 2-4pm. Nuka duke is a famous Japanese fermented pickling using rice bran. In this workshop, you [...]
Community lunch (Preston) 12:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 22 @ 12:00 – 13:00
Go for a yummy lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
Nuka duke – rice bran pickling 14:00
Nuka duke – rice bran pickling @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 22 @ 14:00 – 16:00
This workshop will take place 4 times on: Sunday, 20th May and Friday, 22nd June, each both 10am-midday and 2-4pm. Nuka duke is a famous Japanese fermented pickling using rice bran. In this workshop, you [...]
Vegetarian and vegan food truck event 17:00
Vegetarian and vegan food truck event @ Preston Food Truck Park
Jun 22 @ 17:00 – 22:00
This event is on: Friday, 22nd June, 5-10pm; Saturday, 23rd June, midday-10pm; and Sunday, 24th June, midday-9pm. Showcasing the best in meat-free and plant-based street food. The line up will be announced on Facebook.
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Miso cooking 10:00
Miso cooking @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 23 @ 10:00 – 12:30
This workshop will take place 4 times on: Friday, 18th May, and Saturday, 23rd June, each both 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. Miso is a traditional Japanese seasoning produced by fermenting soybeans with salt and koji (the [...]
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap 11:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Jun 23 @ 11:00 – 12:00
 
Vegetarian and vegan food truck event 12:00
Vegetarian and vegan food truck event @ Preston Food Truck Park
Jun 23 @ 12:00 – 22:00
This event is on: Friday, 22nd June, 5-10pm; Saturday, 23rd June, midday-10pm; and Sunday, 24th June, midday-9pm. Showcasing the best in meat-free and plant-based street food. The line up will be announced on Facebook.
Malt beer masterclass 12:30
Malt beer masterclass @ 3 Ravens Brewery
Jun 23 @ 12:30 – 14:30
What you will learn: See behind the scenes of a fully functioning craft brewery. Taste your way through the malt beers from The 3 Ravens range under the guidance of one of their brewery team. [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 13:30
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 23 @ 13:30 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
Miso cooking 14:00
Miso cooking @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 23 @ 14:00 – 16:30
This workshop will take place 4 times on: Friday, 18th May, and Saturday, 23rd June, each both 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. Miso is a traditional Japanese seasoning produced by fermenting soybeans with salt and koji (the [...]
3 Ravens Brewery tour and tasting 16:00
3 Ravens Brewery tour and tasting @ 3 Ravens Brewery
Jun 23 @ 16:00 – 17:00
What you will learn: See behind the scenes of a fully functioning craft brewery. Taste your way through the The 3 Ravens range under the guidance of one of their brewery team. Learn what goes [...]
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Alphington Farmers’ Market 09:00
Alphington Farmers’ Market @ Melbourne Innovation Centre
Jun 24 @ 09:00 – 13:00
 
Vegetarian and vegan food truck event 12:00
Vegetarian and vegan food truck event @ Preston Food Truck Park
Jun 24 @ 12:00 – 21:00
This event is on: Friday, 22nd June, 5-10pm; Saturday, 23rd June, midday-10pm; and Sunday, 24th June, midday-9pm. Showcasing the best in meat-free and plant-based street food. The line up will be announced on Facebook.
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Span Community House Community Garden group 10:00
Span Community House Community Garden group @ Span Community House
Jun 27 @ 10:00 – 12:00
No garden of your own? Would you like be able to share some fresh produce? Go along and join Span’s gardening team. Wheelchair accessible, fun and supportive. You just need your skills, or want to [...]
Community lunch (Reservoir) 12:00
Community lunch (Reservoir) @ Reservoir Neighbourhood House
Jun 27 @ 12:00 – 13:00
‘Jen the chef’ makes some beautiful meals which always includes a main and dessert. Why not go down and join in, eat something beautiful and have a chat with some new friends.
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Amazake making and cooking 10:00
Amazake making and cooking @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 29 @ 10:00 – 12:30
This workshop will take place 2 times on 29th June, at 10am and at 2pm. Amazake (aka ama koji) is a traditional Japanese fermented energy drink. Rich in digestive enzymes and nutrition, amazake is also [...]
Community lunch (Preston) 12:00
Community lunch (Preston) @ The Bridge
Jun 29 @ 12:00 – 13:00
Go for a yummy lunch and stay for the conversation and activities.
Amazake making and cooking 14:00
Amazake making and cooking @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 29 @ 14:00 – 16:30
This workshop will take place 2 times on 29th June, at 10am and at 2pm. Amazake (aka ama koji) is a traditional Japanese fermented energy drink. Rich in digestive enzymes and nutrition, amazake is also [...]
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Shio koji making and cooking 10:00
Shio koji making and cooking @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 30 @ 10:00 – 12:30
This workshop will take place 4 times on: Friday, 25th May and Saturday, 30th June, each both 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. Shio koji is a Japanese fermented seasoning made with rice koji (cooked rice that has [...]
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) 13:30
Sylvester Hive Community Garden (Preston) @ Pavilion School grounds
Jun 30 @ 13:30 – 15:00
Members meet at the garden every Saturday.
Shio koji making and cooking 14:00
Shio koji making and cooking @ Private address (address provided on booking)
Jun 30 @ 14:00 – 16:30
This workshop will take place 4 times on: Friday, 25th May and Saturday, 30th June, each both 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm. Shio koji is a Japanese fermented seasoning made with rice koji (cooked rice that has [...]