Food Rescue COVID-19 updates

OzHarvest food rescue and delivery is being impacted in some locations due to COVID-19. Please see updates for your location below.

If food pick-up or deliveries are delayed or inactive in your area, a member of the OzHarvest team will contact you.

We appreciate your support and patience during COVID and beyond.

ACTIVE = Vans are on road, and running close to normal schedules.

DELAYED = Vans are on road, however could be behind normal schedule by 1-2hrs.

INACTIVE = Vans are currently not operating in this area.

Page last updated: 26/09/2020 8:17am

LocationFood Collection Status Food Delivery Status
QLD – Brisbane INACTIVE INACTIVE
QLD – Gold Coast INACTIVE INACTIVE
QLD – Sunshine Coast INACTIVE INACTIVE
QLD – Toowoomba INACTIVE INACTIVE
QLD – Cairns INACTIVE INACTIVE
     
NSW – Sydney ACTIVE ACTIVE
NSW – Newcastle INACTIVE INACTIVE
NSW – Sapphire Coast North INACTIVE INACTIVE
NSW – Sapphire Coast South INACTIVE INACTIVE
NSW – Southern Highlands INACTIVE INACTIVE
NSW – Port Macquarie INACTIVE INACTIVE
NSW – Wagga Wagga INACTIVE INACTIVE
NSW – Coffs Harbour INACTIVE INACTIVE
     
ACT – Canberra INACTIVE INACTIVE
     
SA – Adelaide ACTIVE ACTIVE
SA – Victor Harbour INACTIVE INACTIVE
     
VIC – Melbourne INACTIVE INACTIVE
     
WA – Perth INACTIVE INACTIVE

Please note, during COVID-19 OzHarvest are currently experiencing a huge volume of calls. The best way to reach our amazing Food Rescue teams is via the contacts below, even for those urgent pick up/delivery requests. We’ll get back to you asap. Thanks so much.

ADELAIDE – [email protected]
BRISBANE – [email protected]
CANBERRA – [email protected]
CAIRNS – [email protected]
GOLD COAST – [email protected]
MELBOURNE – [email protected]
NEWCASTLE – [email protected]
PERTH – [email protected]
SYDNEY – [email protected]
SUNSHINE COAST: [email protected]


Can OzHarvest deliver food to individuals?

Unfortunately our drivers are unable to deliver food to personal or private residences. If you are looking for support, ASK IZZY can help you to find the services you need, now and nearby. It is free and anonymous, and you can search services to find food, housing, healthcare, counselling, legal advice, addiction treatment. You’ll just need to add your suburb and it will display results that are nearest.

If you are in Sydney, the OzHarvest Market is currently providing food hampers, free of charge. The market is located at 147 Anzac Parade, Kensington, and is open from 10am to 2pm, Tuesday – Friday. Please click here for more information.

VIC – The Coronavirus Hotline 1800 675 398
QLD – Community Recovery Hotline 1800 173 349
SA – Please refer to askizzy.org.au
NSW – Please refer to askizzy.org.au
WA – Please refer to askizzy.org.au