In The Media

A date with Gardening Australia

Jane Edmanson inspects our home grown carrots FareShare Kitchen Garden, Abbotsford made its television debut on March 11 on ABC TV’s Gardening Australia. Presenter Jane Edmanson visited our first garden back in September last year as we were pulling up carrots. Garden manager Susie showed Jane around the 70 beds Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago

FareShare helps save Father Bob’s Christmas lunch

A community effort led by the Father Bob Maguire Foundation and FareShare ensured some of Melbourne’s most disadvantaged people got their fair share this Christmas. Father Bob’s traditional Christmas lunch was threatened after previous catering arrangements fell through. FareShare stepped in to cook the feast with all the trimmings at Collingwood Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
Food donation

Marine warriors donate food to FareShare

Here’s a cool food rescue from another rescue organisation with a very different mission – saving marine life. FareShare has just collected a donation of ship’s dry stores from the Steve Irwin, Sea Shepherd’s flagship 59 metre vessel, while docked in Williamstown. The donated food including flour, quinoa, superfood bars, Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago