Calendar of food swaps

 

Given the current coronavirus crisis, some of these events might not actually be happening.

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Feb
27
Sat
Blackburn North Food Swap @ Community Kitchen, NewHope Baptist Church
Feb 27 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Feb 27 @ 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
Feb 27 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Hurstbridge Food Swap @ Edible Hub Hurstbridge
Feb 27 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Feb 27 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Coburg Food Swap @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Feb 27 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Feb 27 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Feb
28
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Eltham Farmers Market,
Feb 28 @ 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
Feb 28 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Mar
6
Sat
Warrandyte Food Swap @ Warrandyte Community Garden
Mar 6 @ 09:00 – 10:00

On the 1st Saturday of every month except January.

Bayswater North Food Swap @ Glen Park Oaks Community Garden
Mar 6 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

Heidelberg West Food Swap @ Olympic Village
Mar 6 @ 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
Mar 6 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Mar 6 @ 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
Mar 6 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Pascoe Vale Food Swap @ BBQ area
Mar 6 @ 11:30 – 13:00
Mar
7
Sun
Blackburn Food Swap
Mar 7 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Not held in January.

Mar
13
Sat
Hurstbridge Food Swap @ Edible Hub Hurstbridge
Mar 13 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Mooroolbark Urban Harvest @ Red Earth Community Park
Mar 13 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Mar 13 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Collingwood Food Swap @ Collingwood Children's Farm
Mar 13 @ 10:30 – 11:30

No swap in December.

Northcote Food Swap @ Northcote Library
Mar 13 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Mar
14
Sun
Fawkner Food Swap @ Fawkner Food Bowls
Mar 14 @ 10:30 – 12:30
Mar
20
Sat
Forest Hill Urban Harvest @ Horticulture Centre
Mar 20 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

North Coburg Food Swap @ Parker Reserve
Mar 20 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Reservoir Food Swap @ In front of Reservoir Library
Mar 20 @ 10:00 – 11:00

In front of Reservoir Library.

Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Mar 20 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Mar 20 @ 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
Mar 20 @ 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
Mar 20 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Macleod Veggie Swap @ Rotunda in Macleod Park
Mar 20 @ 11:00 – 12:00

For the latest updates, see their facebook page.

Thrive Food Swap @ Thrive Community Garden
Mar 20 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Mar
21
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Mar 21 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Warranwood Food Swap @ Warranwood Primary School
Mar 21 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

Mar
27
Sat
Blackburn North Food Swap @ Community Kitchen, NewHope Baptist Church
Mar 27 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Mar 27 @ 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
Mar 27 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Hurstbridge Food Swap @ Edible Hub Hurstbridge
Mar 27 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Mar 27 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Just outside the CERES grocery.

Coburg Food Swap @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Mar 27 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Mar 27 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Mar
28
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Eltham Farmers Market,
Mar 28 @ 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.