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
Food donation

Just add mushrooms!

Jose Cambon with chef Crickette adding mushroom stems – & nutrition – to a casserole We have a wonderful new ingredient which is cropping up in almost every FareShare meal – mushrooms! The welcome boon is due to an exciting collaboration with Costa, which boasts the largest mushroom farm in Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
Events

Walking for FareShare meals

Will you follow in the footsteps of these happy FareShare walkers? FareShare is an official charity partner of the A2 Upstream Challenge on Saturday 10 November.  Walk or run along the Yarra River from Gosch’s Paddock in Melbourne (50km) or Yarra Flats (20km) to Donvale. Registration is now open and we Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago
Brisbane

Meanwhile in Brisbane

FareShare’s Kellie Watson is joined on site by food partner Foodbank QLD’s CEO Michael Rose. There have been some BIG developments in sunny Queensland. Our new production kitchen is under construction and  electricians, plumbers and concreters are on site. All of our specialist, high-volume cooking equipment has landed in Australia Read more…

By lucyfarmer, ago