Connecting Over Fair Food

October 18, 2016

October 18, 2016

6:00 pm To 8:30 pm

Wollongong Town Hall, Cnr Kembla and Crown Streets, Wollongong

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/connecting-over-fair-food-registration-28246617393

02 4283 8111

Event Description

October 15-23 is National Fair Food Week, and Food Fairness Illawarra, with support from Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama Councils are partnering to bring you a local event to celebrate Fair Food in the Illawarra!

Local interest is growing in a fairer food system with a number of new and innovative grassroots initiatives developing in the Illawarra. This evening event aims to connect and celebrate our local fair food community, showcase projects addressing food security, sustainable agriculture and sustainable food systems, and expand conversations about fair food. Come along to enjoy delicious fair food from The Red Kitchen and The Pines gelato, connect with other foodies and celebrate the food our region has to offer. There will be a range of local speakers, expo stalls, a Fair Food community notice board & lots of time to mingle. 

Local speakers include: 

– Emma Huber from Sandy Goodwich
– Sarah Anderson from Popes produce
– Mahlah Grey from The Pines Dairy
– Ann Burbrook from Fair Food Forager
 
Kiama Community Garden
– Karen TavernSmith from Food Fairness Illawarra 
– Callum Champagne from Green Connect
 Nick Gill from Social Sciences, UOW
 Kiama Farmers Market 
– Sophie Wright-Pedersen from Cook Chill Chat

With more to be announced.

Anyone involved in a Fair Food project is welcome to bring along a poster for on the event’s Fair Food poster wall.

RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/connecting-over-fair-food-registration-28246617393

Organizers

Food Fairness Illawarra

http://foodfairnessillawarra.org.au/

Short description—organiser

We are a voluntary, not-for-profit alliance of community groups, individuals, agencies and government organisations, administered by Healthy Cities Illawarra, committed to good food for all.

Fair Food Week theme

Theme 3: Alternative Purchasing Patterns

How to book

Bookings essential. RSVP to https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/connecting-over-fair-food-registration-28246617393

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