Tag Archives: local

7 Great All-Aussie Snacks!

If you’ve been reading earlier posts, the ways in which you can obtain local food would be pretty clear. This is all good and well for your main meals which often incorperate wholesome meats, proteins and vegetables, but what about … Continue reading

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The Secrets to Finding the BEST Local Farmers’ Market!

When it comes to finding where to buy good local produce it is really quite simple… farmers’ markets! Yes, large and small supermarkets have plenty of locally grown and made items available if you know how to look properly, but … Continue reading

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How You Can Bring the Farm to the City

With a high percentage of the Australian population living in urban areas, the idea of growing your own veges at home has always seemed to far fetched right? Meet Cathy and Warren Scott. The Melbourne couple ripped up there dying … Continue reading

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A Guide to Food Labeling in Australia

Not only is eating locally good for our personal health, eating local food also reduces the food miles that your meal has to travel to get to your plate. Why is this important? Less food miles means less greenhouse gasses … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Find Out If It’s Aussie

Here’s a handy little list of ways to make sure what you’re buying is local 🙂 1. Look for the ‘Australian Made’ Logo – Probably one of the easiest ways to make sure what you’re buying from your supermarket is … Continue reading

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Why Eat Local in Australia?

While our previous blog post touched on the benefits of eating locally to you, farmers and the environment, there are also many benefits which uniquely impact Australians. We are lucky in that we are one of the few countries in … Continue reading

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Michael Pollen: Why Eat Local?

This short video gives a great insight into the benefits of eating locally. Not only does local food taste good, it supports local farmers and reduces the impact on global warming. As Pollen puts perfectly, “There’s a wonderful bumper sticker … Continue reading

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