We fight hunger by sourcing food for people in need
In 2019, one in five people in Australia were food insecure at some point.
Foodbank is the pantry to the charity sector in Australia.
Last year alone, we sourced enough food for over 87.9 million meals.
Latest Foodbank News
Run Melbourne and help feed families in need
Need some extra motivation as we head towards winter? Registrations for Run Melbourne in July are already open and now is the perfect time to start training!
Recovery Ride – A great success
On Saturday 17th April, the streets of Bruthen were filled with cyclists, families, market stalls, live music and all sorts of fun, in a bid to boost the local economy, still recovering from the bushfires of 2019-20.
Locals and visitors from Melbourne enjoyed a series of bike rides, supported by KSJ Events, providing support along the track. The CFA and SES, along with local artisans and producers filled the centre of town.
We all danced away the afternoon while kids jumped on the jumping castle, had their faces painted and snacked on JAZZ™ Apples.
Bringing free food to Melbourne’s International Students
We’re kicking off the new year with the return of our International Student Pop-Up Store! All international students are welcome to come along and enjoy FREE and culturally diverse fresh produce, staples and pantry items.
Market debuts in Bairnsdale year on from bushfires
We recently hit the road in our Pop-Up Market truck to bring free fresh produce to the community of Bairnsdale – the first of many markets we’ll be hosting in the region this year.
Foodbank Victoria Annual Report 2019-20
There’s no denying last year had its challenges. But with great challenges, comes great compassion. In our latest Annual Report, we reflect upon the year that was and the incredible people who supported us along the way.
Meet our Charity Partners
COVID-19 has left many Victorians in a situation they’ve never been in before – unable to afford food and groceries. We’ve been hitting the road to shine a light on just some of our 500+ Victorian charity partners and the incredible support they’ve been providing to their communities.