Food Swaps

(Moreland Food Swaps | Victorian Food Swaps A-Z)

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What:
Food Swaps are local gatherings where people swap excess homegrown produce and gardening extras. Items may include fruit, vegetables, herbs, eggs, seeds, seedlings, gardening tips and worm juice, but may easily extend to skills shares, stories and seasonal recipes.

Swaps are generally money free and run on an honesty system. Swappers bring their produce and then ‘shop’ from the table of goods left by others. The exchange should be a fair reflection of what has been given i.e. eggs for lemons and seeds for stories.

Why:
To share delicious food, create friendships, build stronger communities, reduce waste and provide a grass roots response to food access issues in Moreland and beyond.

When:
Foods swaps are popping up all over Melbourne, in community gardens, local parks, meeting places and even beside traditional markets. Every weekend you can visit a Food Swap in Moreland
Click here for your Moreland Monthly Swapping Guide.

Where:
From Fawkner to Footscray, Cockatoo to Coburg, Food Swaps are sprouting up all over Victoria.
Click here for an A - Z list of Food Swaps in Victoria.


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