Recent News

Read the latest news from Addison Road Community Centre.

Recent

News

Read the latest news from Addison Road Community Centre.

March 31, 2020 / featured

Feeding the People – Addi Road, Craig Foster and Anthony Albanese

After seeing our Emergency Food Preparedness and Response Centre, Anthony Albanese was moved to call Addi Road "the heart and soul of the electorate."
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March 27, 2020 / featured

Addi Road’s Emergency Food Preparedness and Response Centre

Gumbramorra Hall has been re-purposed as a production and distribution centre, where our wonderful staff and volunteers are preparing emergency food hampers. These hampers will be given to NGOs and charity groups to deliver to their most vulnerable and isolated community members and to people who are unable to visit and shop at the Addi Road Food Pantry.
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March 26, 2020 / featured

It took this virus to expose our meanest streak – the pitiful Newstart allowance

A report from behind the frontlines of unemployment and poverty in Australia, where Mark Mordue responds to a normal day at Addison Road Community Organisation's Food Pantry.
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March 24, 2020 / featured

Food Pantry Banjo Ballad #1

The words of the songs take on the strange timeless energy of old storytelling that needs repeating, and hard-won wisdoms that need to get won again.
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March 24, 2020 / featured, Food Rescue

Addi Road’s Emergency Food Hampers

Addison Road Community Organisation has re-purposed our Hall as a storage and production centre. Emergency food hampers are being prepared by our volunteer team (pictured) – and will be given to NGO's to deliver to their most vulnerable and isolated community members who are unable to shop at our Food Pantry.
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March 23, 2020 / featured

A Bag Full of Peaches

“Addi Road's Food Pantry has ben a real backstop for us and the children at the Addison Road Early Learning Centre."
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March 21, 2020 / featured

No Harmony in Racism

Tune in to Addi Road's podcast for International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
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March 21, 2020 / featured

Tim Soutphommasane – Speaking Out on Racism Now

"We know there are extremist right wing organisations that are resurgent and that are seeking to capitalise on political developments."
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March 20, 2020 / featured, Food Rescue

Friends Will Come Round

“If no one panicked, we would all be fine. There’d be enough food for everyone.”
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March 19, 2020 / featured

Making Our Stand

I stand with you, my face masked, our eyes looking in at our hearts...
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