Congratulations to our founders Ian and Simon Carson who were jointly awarded Melburnian of the Year 2018. The awards recognise Melburnians who have made significant contributions in the areas of sustainability, community, profile and multiculturalism. The Melburnian of the Year is an inspirational role model who has made an outstanding contribution to
SecondBite has just reached a milestone of 50 million kilograms of food rescued and redistributed for people in need across Australia. This is equivalent to over 100 million nutritious meals!
Since our humble beginnings in 2005, SecondBite has been working with food suppliers and local community food programs
In the course of a year, SecondBite is able to provide over 20 million meals to people doing it tough across Australia. What you may not know is that SecondBite uses two primary models for rescuing fresh food and redistributing it to community food programs that help people in need.
For 22 years, St Mary’s in Busselton, WA has been hosting Cliff’s Kitchen. Originally a soup kitchen service, Cliff’s Kitchen has evolved over the years to become a free, two-course community lunch for people in the local area. All are welcome, with around 80 to 100 people coming along each
Coles supermarkets are currently holding a SecondBite Winter Appeal in stores around the country.
Head to your local Coles store to purchase a $2 donation card to provide 10 healthy meals to people in need. All funds raised go to help towards collecting, sorting, storing and redistributing surplus
The Anglican Church in Wonthaggi, located on the Bass Coast of Victoria, is part of SecondBite’s Community Connect™ program. Through Community Connect, SecondBite identifies local suppliers of nutritious, surplus fresh produce that might otherwise go to waste, and enables its distribution to community food programs by connecting agencies
Waste Not Want Not is back for 2018 and this year the line-up is bigger than ever!
Taking place on June 4 at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground, the event is set to be a celebration of Melbourne culture and identity, and will feature some of Melbourne’s finest chefs- handpicked
For the third year running, Liquorland, First Choice, Vintage Cellars and Liquor Market stores are holding their Winter Appeal between 14th May and 3rd June.
Head into a store to purchase a $2 donation card to provide 10 healthy meals, or a $5 pin to provide 25 healthy meals!
Every week for the last 9 years, Lea has devoted her time picking up fresh produce from the SecondBite warehouse and delivering (in her own car) to agencies who would be awaiting her arrival; Lea bearing the next meal for many.
Not only was there warm reward in lending a
We are excited to announce that SecondBite Head Office will be moving from 73 McClure Rd, Kensington to 93 Northern Rd, Heidelberg West. Operations will commence at the new site from Wednesday the 27th of September. Rest assured, apart from the change of address, we are business as usual and