Calendar of food swaps

 

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Aug
25
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Car park, top of the Eltham Town Mall
Aug 25 @ 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
Aug 25 @ 10:30 – 12:00

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

Aug
31
Sat
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Aug 31 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Sep
1
Sun
Montmorency Food Swap @ Montmorency Primary School
Sep 1 @ 10:30 – 11:30

From April to September, the Monty Food Swap is held at Montmorency Primary School. From October to March, it is held near at Were Street Park, near the Food Store.

In all the months except January, the swap is held on the first Sunday of the month. In January, it is held on the second Sunday.

Sep
7
Sat
Warrandyte Food Swap @ Warrandyte Community Garden
Sep 7 @ 09:00 – 10:00

On the 1st Saturday of every month except January.

Bayswater North Food Swap @ Glen Park Oaks Community Garden
Sep 7 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

Heidelberg West Food Swap @ Olympic Village
Sep 7 @ 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
Sep 7 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Sep 7 @ 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
Sep 7 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Sep
8
Sun
Fawkner Food Swap @ Fawkner Food Bowls
Sep 8 @ 10:30 – 12:30
Sep
14
Sat
Diamond Village food swap @ Diamond Village Shopping Centre (beside the Cruze Lounge cafe)
Sep 14 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Greensborough Food Swap @ Diamond Valley Library - food garden
Sep 14 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Mooroolbark Urban Harvest @ Red Earth Community Park
Sep 14 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Sep 14 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Northcote Food Swap @ Chalice Garden
Sep 14 @ 11:00 – 12:00
SEEDs Garden Food Swap @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Sep 14 @ 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.

Sep
15
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap
Sep 15 @ 09:00 – 10:00
St Andrews Food Swap @ St Andrews Hall
Sep 15 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Warranwood Food Swap @ Warranwood Primary School
Sep 15 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

Sep
21
Sat
Croydon Herbal Health Crop Swap @ Croydon Herbal Health
Sep 21 @ 09:30 – 12:00

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

Forest Hill Urban Harvest @ Horticulture Centre
Sep 21 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

North Coburg Food Swap @ Parker Reserve
Sep 21 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Reservoir Food Swap @ In front of Reservoir Library
Sep 21 @ 10:00 – 11:00

In front of Reservoir Library

Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Sep 21 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Sep 21 @ 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.

Collingwood Food Swap @ Collingwood Children's Farm
Sep 21 @ 10:30 – 11:30
Box Hill South Urban Harvest @ Neighbourhood House
Sep 21 @ 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
Sep 21 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Macleod Veggie Swap @ Rotunda in Macleod Park
Sep 21 @ 11:00 – 12:00

For the latest updates, see their facebook page.

Thrive Food Swap @ Thrive Community Garden
Sep 21 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Sep
22
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Car park, top of the Eltham Town Mall
Sep 22 @ 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.

Sep
28
Sat
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Sep 28 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Sep 28 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Coburg Food Swap @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Sep 28 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Sep 28 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Sep
29
Sun
Epping North Food Swap @ Creeds Farm Community Garden, Creeds Farm Living and Learning Centre
Sep 29 @ 10:30 – 12:00

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

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

On the 1st Saturday of every month except January.

Bayswater North Food Swap @ Glen Park Oaks Community Garden
Oct 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
Oct 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
Oct 5 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Oct 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.