OzHarvest Feeds 5000 in Sydney’s Martin Place

Yesterday was a little different to most Mondays. I journeyed to the city to eat food, but it wasn't any old lunch. It was made from rescued food that would've otherwise gone to waste and it was entirely free. One of Australia's leading food-rescue charities, OzHarvest (named the official Australian partner of the United Nations Environment [...]

Activism: Empower Yourself First

"You know, there’s a lot of activism that doesn’t deal with empowerment, and you have to empower yourself in order to be relevant to any type of struggle." Talib Kweli (Today is #MarchAgainstMonsanto #MAM25! Read more here and join the march or Twitter storm! I can only make it to the Twitter storm today so please share your [...]

Back to our garden roots: Urban farming and limited spaces

This article was first published on Oxfam’s 3things website on 23 April 2013. It was written for Oxfam’s GROW campaign, which creates awareness of the changes needed to fix the broken food system. Eating seasonally and locally, to reduce the environmental impact of our food production and consumption, is the first of six steps to [...]