Meet our Volunteers

Welcome on board!

We are delighted to welcome Kate Stewart as our newest board member – a largely unsung volunteer role.   Kate was appointed a board observer last year. Obviously she impressed and liked what she observed because she is now fully-fledged member. Kate started her first catering job at 14 and Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
Brisbane

FareShare meals a hit with Queenslanders

Disadvantaged Queenslanders who haven’t enjoyed a roast lunch in years are raving about the quality of FareShare meals cooked in our new Brisbane kitchen. “Wow”, “amazing”, “fantastic” was just some of the feedback from last Saturday’s free lunch served by Brisbane charity Dig In.   The Spare Ribs I had Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
Events

Walk for fun, fitness and FareShare

There is still time to get fit for the a2Milk Upstream Challenge in Melbourne on 10 November and walk for FareShare. The Challenge involves a 20km or 50km walk from Gosch’s Paddock or Heidelberg to Donvale following scenic paths along the Yarra River. With your support as a walker, FareShare Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
Brisbane

FareShare super kitchen opens in Brisbane

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk fired up our Brisbane kitchen today to cook surplus food into nutritious meals for Queenslanders in need. The massive new kitchen, the size of a basketball court, is powered by local volunteers supervised by experienced chefs. “FareShare aims to cook more than one million free, nutritious meals Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago