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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Sep
26
Sat
Blackburn North Food Swap @ Community Kitchen, NewHope Baptist Church
Sep 26 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Sep 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
Sep 26 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Sep 26 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Coburg Food Swap @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Sep 26 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Sep 26 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Sep
27
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Car park, top of the Eltham Town Mall
Sep 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
Sep 27 @ 10:30 – 12:00

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

Oct
3
Sat
Warrandyte Food Swap @ Warrandyte Community Garden
Oct 3 @ 09:00 – 10:00

On the 1st Saturday of every month except January.

Bayswater North Food Swap @ Glen Park Oaks Community Garden
Oct 3 @ 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 3 @ 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 3 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Carome Homestead Produce Swap @ Community Garden at Carome Homestead
Oct 3 @ 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
Oct 3 @ 10:30 – 12:00
Pascoe Vale Food Swap @ BBQ area
Oct 3 @ 11:00 – 13:30
Oct
4
Sun
Blackburn Food Swap
Oct 4 @ 10:00 – 11:00

Not held in January.

Oct
10
Sat
Greensborough Food Swap @ Diamond Valley Library - food garden
Oct 10 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Mooroolbark Urban Harvest @ Red Earth Community Park
Oct 10 @ 10:00 – 11:30
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Oct 10 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Northcote Food Swap @ Northcote Library
Oct 10 @ 11:00 – 12:00
SEEDs Garden Food Swap @ SEEDs Communal Garden
Oct 10 @ 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.

Oct
11
Sun
Fawkner Food Swap @ Fawkner Food Bowls
Oct 11 @ 10:30 – 12:30
Oct
17
Sat
Croydon Herbal Health Crop Swap @ Croydon Herbal Health
Oct 17 @ 09:30 – 12:00

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

Forest Hill Urban Harvest @ Horticulture Centre
Oct 17 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

North Coburg Food Swap @ Parker Reserve
Oct 17 @ 10:00 – 12:30
Reservoir Food Swap @ In front of Reservoir Library
Oct 17 @ 10:00 – 11:00

In front of Reservoir Library.

Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Oct 17 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Veggie Swap at BAAG Nursery, Bulleen @ Bulleen Art and Garden
Oct 17 @ 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
Oct 17 @ 10:30 – 11:30

On the 3rd Saturday of every month except December.

Box Hill South Urban Harvest @ Neighbourhood House
Oct 17 @ 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
Oct 17 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Macleod Veggie Swap @ Rotunda in Macleod Park
Oct 17 @ 11:00 – 12:00

For the latest updates, see their facebook page.

Thrive Food Swap @ Thrive Community Garden
Oct 17 @ 14:00 – 15:00
Oct
18
Sun
Surrey Hills / Balwyn Produce Swap @ Balwyn Community Centre
Oct 18 @ 09:00 – 10:00
Warranwood Food Swap @ Warranwood Primary School
Oct 18 @ 10:00 – 11:30

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

Oct
24
Sat
Blackburn North Food Swap @ Community Kitchen, NewHope Baptist Church
Oct 24 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Heathmont Seed and Crop Swap @ Tables Community Garden, Heathmont Baptist Church
Oct 24 @ 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
Oct 24 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Urban Orchard Food Swap @ CERES
Oct 24 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Coburg Food Swap @ Reynard Street Community Garden, Robinson Reserve
Oct 24 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Preston/Thornbury Food Swap
Oct 24 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Oct
25
Sun
Eltham Food Swap @ Car park, top of the Eltham Town Mall
Oct 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.