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Great Food Rescue Race 2017

Posted by OZSA on Sep 05, 2017

Help OzHarvest SA deliver another 200,000 meals to people in need. Join the Great Food Rescue Race! After two successful years, the Great Food Rescue Race will be back in Adelaide on Friday 3 November 2017! This unique fundraising event sees corporate teams of five compete in a series of cooking, nutrition and food-rescue themed…

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Vikings Group kicking goals for OzHarvest Canberra!

Posted by OzHarvest ACT on Sep 04, 2017

Vikings Group has pledged to raise $60,000 for OzHarvest over the next 12 months, as well as donate 1000 cans of non-perishable food. The pledge will support OzHarvest in their mission to eliminate hunger and educate the Canberra community about food waste and how to prevent it. OzHarvest is Vikings’ second Charity of the Year, following…

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Hunter Water supports OzHarvest with Charity Partnership Program

Posted by OZCOMMS on Aug 14, 2017

Hunter Water recently introduced a Charity Partnership Program where three local organisations are voted by staff to participate. OzHarvest was chosen as the first charity for 2017. You may have noticed our logo and messaging on your last water bill! As part of the program, the staff at the various depots held OzSizzle BBQ’s and…

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Fighting food waste starts with your fridge – Think.Eat.Save!

Posted by OZCOMMS on Aug 04, 2017

Forgotten fridge food was the target of this year’s Think.Eat.Save campaign run by OzHarvest, Australia’s leading food rescue organisation, in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme. Events across the country highlighted the alarming amount of food wasted globally, with OzHarvest calling for consumers to take action in the fight against food waste starting with…

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Canada 150: A celebration of Canada (and the community!)

Posted by OzHarvest ACT on Jun 05, 2017

OzHarvest ACT is proud to be part of the Canada 150 Charity Ball to be held at Old Parliament House in Canberra on Canada Day, Saturday July 1, 2017. Presented by Air Canada and CAE it promises to be an inspiring and entertaining night as we celebrate the values of compassion and community spirit shared…

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Liverpool Street Uni Host OzHarvest Food Truck Debut

Posted by OZCOMMS on May 29, 2017

On a mission to educate and nourish our country, OzHarvest celebrated the launch of The OzHarvest Food Truck, with the help of Liverpool Street Uni and The Noffs Foundation this week. Making its debut at a special evening of dancing, music, nutrition education, the food truck will be delivering delicious meals and educational programs all…

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OzHarvest Brisbane Deliver Their 7.5 Millionth Meal

Posted by OZCOMMS on May 23, 2017

OzHarvest Brisbane are excited to announce that they have just delivered over seven and a half million meals to Australians in need. As of the 23rd May, 2017 OzHarvest Brisbane have collected 2486 tonnes of food from donors all over Brisbane, and delivered them to over 100 charities. This equates to 7.5 million meals. OzHarvest…

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OzHarvest Canberra breaks its food rescue record!

Posted by OZCOMMS on May 23, 2017

We broke our own record again! In March the OzHarvest Canberra team rescued over 30,000 kg of great surplus food. In April we rescued even more… 34,000 kg! We have increased our reach and now assist nearly 70 agencies and refuges in the region. If our food rescue totals keep climbing we might even be able…

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OzHarvest charity partner of Tasting Australia

Posted by OZSA on May 04, 2017

For the third time this year OzHarvest is the Charity Partner of Tasting Australia – an incredible eight-day festival of eating and drinking and uncovering what South Australia’s food-scene is all about: crusading local and seasonal produce; promoting its diverse culture; championing premium producers; indulging in a kaleidoscope of tastes and being treated to unforgettable dining experiences.…

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