Calendar of food swaps

 

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Jan
25
Sat
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Jan 25 @ 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
Jan 25 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Jan 25 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Coburg Food Swap @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Jan 25 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Jan 25 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Jan
26
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Car park, top of the Eltham Town Mall
Jan 26 @ 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
Jan 26 @ 10:30 – 12:00

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

Feb
1
Sat
Warrandyte Food Swap @ Warrandyte Community Garden
Feb 1 @ 09:00 – 10:00

On the 1st Saturday of every month except January.

Bayswater North Food Swap @ Glen Park Oaks Community Garden
Feb 1 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

Heidelberg West Food Swap @ Olympic Village
Feb 1 @ 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
Feb 1 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Feb 1 @ 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
Feb 1 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Feb
2
Sun
Blackburn Food Swap
Feb 2 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Not held in January.

Montmorency Food Swap @ Were Street Food Store
Feb 2 @ 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 the Were Street 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.

Feb
8
Sat
Diamond Village food swap @ Diamond Village Shopping Centre (beside the Cruze Lounge cafe)
Feb 8 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Greensborough Food Swap @ Diamond Valley Library - food garden
Feb 8 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Mooroolbark Urban Harvest @ Red Earth Community Park
Feb 8 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Feb 8 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Northcote Food Swap @ Northcote Library
Feb 8 @ 11:00 – 12:00
SEEDs Garden Food Swap @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Feb 8 @ 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.

Feb
9
Sun
Fawkner Food Swap @ Fawkner Food Bowls
Feb 9 @ 10:30 – 12:30
Feb
15
Sat
Croydon Herbal Health Crop Swap @ Croydon Herbal Health
Feb 15 @ 09:30 – 12:00

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

Forest Hill Urban Harvest @ Horticulture Centre
Feb 15 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

North Coburg Food Swap @ Parker Reserve
Feb 15 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Reservoir Food Swap @ In front of Reservoir Library
Feb 15 @ 10:00 – 11:00

In front of Reservoir Library.

Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Feb 15 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Feb 15 @ 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
Feb 15 @ 10:30 – 11:30

On the 3rd Saturday of every month except December.

Box Hill South Urban Harvest @ Neighbourhood House
Feb 15 @ 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
Feb 15 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Macleod Veggie Swap @ Rotunda in Macleod Park
Feb 15 @ 11:00 – 12:00

For the latest updates, see their facebook page.

Thrive Food Swap @ Thrive Community Garden
Feb 15 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Feb
16
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap
Feb 16 @ 09:00 – 10:00
St Andrews Food and Plant Swap @ A Local Baker
Feb 16 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Warranwood Food Swap @ Warranwood Primary School
Feb 16 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

Feb
22
Sat
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Feb 22 @ 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 22 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Feb 22 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Coburg Food Swap @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Feb 22 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Feb 22 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Feb
23
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Car park, top of the Eltham Town Mall
Feb 23 @ 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.