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: 2/06/2020 9:00am

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

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