Australians experience hunger each year.
of food per person is wasted on an average, over the same period.
1 in 6
Aussies will experience at least one occasion of food insecurity every year.
people in Australia are receiving food aid each month – a third of them children.
free nutritious meals cooked for charity every day by FairShare.
regular volunteers cook these meals in Australia’s largest charity kitchen, based in Abbotsford.
+ businesses provide FairShre with perfectly good food that would otherwise end up in landfill. These include Fonterra (dairy), Kinross Farms (eggs), Woolworths (meat), Boscastle (pastry) and Costa Farms (fresh vegetables).
meals cooked in 2016 to date.
of food rescued from reaching landfill in 2016.
Victorian charities – such as soup vans, homeless shelters, food banks and school breakfast programs - were helped.