Calendar of food swaps

 

Given the current coronavirus crisis, it is likely that many of these events will not actually be happening.

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Dec
5
Sat
Warrandyte Food Swap @ Warrandyte Community Garden
Dec 5 @ 09:00 – 10:00

On the 1st Saturday of every month except January.

Bayswater North Food Swap @ Glen Park Oaks Community Garden
Dec 5 @ 10:00 – 11:30

Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

Heidelberg West Food Swap @ Olympic Village
Dec 5 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Transition 3081 hold an Olympic Village food swap in Heidelberg West rain, hail or shine every 1st Saturday of the month 10-11am. Come along to this very popular community event. Also, if you are interested in helping with the day, they would love to hear from you.

Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Dec 5 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Dec 5 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Bring your excess garden produce along and swap for other wonderful produce. A great way to meet others with similar garden interests. Great meals, coffee and cakes next door at Two Beans and a Farm.

Also, contact them to register your interest in leasing a plot at the community garden.

Fitzroy Urban Harvest Food Swap @ Smith Reserve
Dec 5 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Pascoe Vale Food Swap @ BBQ area
Dec 5 @ 11:30 – 13:00
Dec
6
Sun
Blackburn Food Swap
Dec 6 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Not held in January.

Dec
12
Sat
Greensborough Food Swap @ Diamond Valley Library - food garden
Dec 12 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Mooroolbark Urban Harvest @ Red Earth Community Park
Dec 12 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Dec 12 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Northcote Food Swap @ Northcote Library
Dec 12 @ 11:00 – 12:00
SEEDs Garden Food Swap @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Dec 12 @ 11:00 – 12:00

SEEDs is a communal garden, that grows natural networks, skills, mutual opportunities, friendships, organic food and community for all who are involved in it.

Dec
13
Sun
St Andrews Food and Plant Swap @ A Local Baker
Dec 13 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Fawkner Food Swap @ Fawkner Food Bowls
Dec 13 @ 10:30 – 12:30
Dec
19
Sat
Croydon Herbal Health Crop Swap @ Croydon Herbal Health
Dec 19 @ 09:30 – 12:00

The entrance is on Plymouth Road opposite The Good Shepherd Lutheran Primary School.

Forest Hill Urban Harvest @ Horticulture Centre
Dec 19 @ 10:00 – 11:30

Organised by Whitehorse Urban Harvest. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

North Coburg Food Swap @ Parker Reserve
Dec 19 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Reservoir Food Swap @ In front of Reservoir Library
Dec 19 @ 10:00 – 11:00

In front of Reservoir Library.

Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Dec 19 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Dec 19 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Come along to share your produce & compare notes with other food gardeners.

Bring along any veggies, fruit or herbs you have harvested, also eggs, preserves, recipes are welcome. Be inventive! You can also bring some things that not everyone else is growing at this time of year. This is a non-commercial event – no money changes hands.

For the lastest updates, see their Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/baagvegieswap.

Box Hill South Urban Harvest @ Neighbourhood House
Dec 19 @ 11:00 – 12:30

Organised by Whitehorse Urban Harvest. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

Fairfield Food Swap @ St. Andrews Church, side garden
Dec 19 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Macleod Veggie Swap @ Rotunda in Macleod Park
Dec 19 @ 11:00 – 12:00

For the latest updates, see their facebook page.

Thrive Food Swap @ Thrive Community Garden
Dec 19 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Dec
20
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Dec 20 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Warranwood Food Swap @ Warranwood Primary School
Dec 20 @ 10:00 – 11:30

Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

Dec
26
Sat
Blackburn North Food Swap @ Community Kitchen, NewHope Baptist Church
Dec 26 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Dec 26 @ 10:00 – 11:30

Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

Heidelberg Food Swap @ St Johns Riverside Community Garden, St Johns Anglican Church
Dec 26 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Dec 26 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Coburg Food Swap @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Dec 26 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Dec 26 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Dec
27
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Car park, top of the Eltham Town Mall
Dec 27 @ 09:30 – 10:30

Look for the large white ‘Local Food Connect’ marquee at the Farmers’ Market. Go along with your homegrown fruit and veggies, favourite seasonal recipes, spare jam jars, homemade labelled preserves, etc, and share and network with other local backyard growers.

Epping North Food Swap @ Creeds Farm Community Garden, Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre
Dec 27 @ 10:30 – 12:00

The Epping North swap is on the LAST Sunday of each month.

Jan
2
Sat
Bayswater North Food Swap @ Glen Park Oaks Community Garden
Jan 2 @ 10:00 – 11:30

Organised by Outer Eastern Permaculture Swap. For the latest updates, see their Facebook page.

Heidelberg West Food Swap @ Olympic Village
Jan 2 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Transition 3081 hold an Olympic Village food swap in Heidelberg West rain, hail or shine every 1st Saturday of the month 10-11am. Come along to this very popular community event. Also, if you are interested in helping with the day, they would love to hear from you.

Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Jan 2 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Jan 2 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Bring your excess garden produce along and swap for other wonderful produce. A great way to meet others with similar garden interests. Great meals, coffee and cakes next door at Two Beans and a Farm.

Also, contact them to register your interest in leasing a plot at the community garden.

Fitzroy Urban Harvest Food Swap @ Smith Reserve
Jan 2 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Pascoe Vale Food Swap @ BBQ area
Jan 2 @ 11:30 – 13:00
Jan
9
Sat
Greensborough Food Swap @ Diamond Valley Library - food garden
Jan 9 @ 10:00 – 11:00