Tips on sourcing sustainable food and grocery items

Local Harvest – resource to help find local and sustainable food sources.

 http://www.localharvest.org.au/

 

Victorian Farmers Market Association – Supports and promotes farmers markets all overVictoria.

 http://www.vicfarmersmarkets.org.au/

 

Australian Sustainable Seafood Guide – Comprehensive guide on how to avoid species / types which are overfished or endangered.

 http://www.amcs.org.au

 

CERES Fair Food – Organic food box delivery service.

 http://www.ceresfairfood.org.au/

 

Ethical Consumer Group – Provides information on the environmental and social record of companies behind the brand names of common supermarket products.

 http://www.ethical.org.au/

 

FairtradeAustralia – Guide on purchasing tea, coffee and chocolate from companies that have paid a fair price.

 http://www.fairtrade.com.au/

 

Friends of the Earth Food Co-op – Stocks bulk goods, fresh fruit and vegetables. Use your own containers.

 http://www.melbourne.foe.org.au/