The Food Pantry

The Food Pantry is a low cost grocer located here on site at Addi Road. We rescue fresh fruit, vegetables, bread and other high quality food and household products from being thrown into landfill and offer them to our community at highly affordable rates.

By shopping at The Food Pantry you’ll be able to stretch your budget and put high quality and healthy food on the table for you and your family all the whilst reducing your carbon footprint.

Launched in 2016 our Food Pantry program has expanded from it’s humble beginnings operating out of an old shipping container to now occupying half of Hut 1 here on site. We’re rescuing over one tonne of food every week and are supported by a fantastic team of volunteers, staff and partner organisations.

Whatever your financial situation, if you’re looking for low cost groceries or committed to reducing your carbon footprint then you’ll be welcome here at The Food Pantry.

The Addi Road Food Pantry welcomes school groups for excursions and workshops to learn about food insecurity and food waste in our community. To book an excursion, simply fill out our online booking form.

 

 

At A Glance

The Addi Road Food Pantry is a low cost affordable grocer here on site that rescues fresh fruit, vegetables, bread and other good quality food from being thrown into landfill and passes them on at highly affordable rates to the community.

Our mission is simple – to rescue food and fight hunger.

Getting Here

The Food Pantry is located here at Addi Road currently operating out of Hut 1. You can find our site map here.

Our Centre is easily accessed by public transport with the 428 stopping directly outside on Addison Road. We also have bike racks on site and free and accessibility friendly parking available for all visitors. For more information on our site check Visitor Information.

Operating Hours

 

Tuesday 2pm – 5pm
Wednesday 10am – 2pm
Thursday 2pm – 7pm

 

The Food Pantry

The Food Pantry is a low cost grocer located here on site at Addi Road. We rescue fresh fruit, vegetables, bread and other high quality food and household products from being thrown into landfill and offer them to our community at highly affordable rates.

By shopping at The Food Pantry you’ll be able to stretch your budget and put high quality and healthy food on the table for you and your family all the whilst reducing your carbon footprint.

Launched in 2016 our Food Pantry program has expanded from it’s humble beginnings operating out of an old shipping container to now occupying half of Hut 1 here on site. We’re rescuing over one tonne of food every week and are supported by a fantastic team of volunteers, staff and partner organisations.

Whatever your financial situation, if you’re looking for low cost groceries or committed to reducing your carbon footprint then you’ll be welcome here at The Food Pantry.

The Addi Road Food Pantry welcomes school groups for excursions and workshops to learn about food insecurity and food waste in our community. To book an excursion, simply fill out our online booking form.

At A Glance

The Addi Road Food Pantry is a low cost affordable grocer here on site that rescues fresh fruit, vegetables, bread and other good quality food from being thrown into landfill and passes them on at highly affordable rates to the community.

Our mission is simple – to rescue food and fight hunger.

Getting Here

The Food Pantry is located here at Addi Road currently operating out of Hut 1. You can find our site map here.

Our Centre is easily accessed by public transport with the 428 stopping directly outside on Addison Road. We also have bike racks on site and free and accessibility friendly parking available for all visitors. For more information on our site check Visitor Information.

Operating Hours

Tuesday 2pm – 5pm
Wednesday 10am – 2pm
Thursday 2pm – 7pm

 

Become A Partner Organisation.

We’re always looking for new community organisations, food providers and wholesale retails to get involved and come on board with our Food Pantry program.

If you or the organisation/group you represent is interested in engaging with us by either donating food and/or resources or helping us expand our operation then simply send us an email at and one of our team will be in touch.

Join The Food Pantry Team.

Running a low cost grocer that seeks to rescue food and fight hunger here in the Inner West is an exciting and challenging operation and we need all hands on deck to help make it a reality.

And without our fabulous team of volunteers, supporters and staff we just couldn’t do it.

So if you’re looking for a way to give back to your community, or are interested in the work we do consider volunteering and becoming part of our team by filling our our online volunteer form here.

 

 

Donate Food Or Other Goods.

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We rescue well over a tonne of fresh fruit, vegetables, bread and other high quality food each and every week. We readily accept donations Рwhether they be one off, ongoing, big or small. For one off donations, simply  drop at Hut 1 142 Addison Rd, Mon-Fri 8am-4pm. If you have ongoing stock for donation please call us on 9569 7633.

In addition to this we bulk purchase essential household items from Foodbank to help ensure a varied and dynamic range of products are available to our community.

Join The Food Pantry Team.

Running a low cost grocer that seeks to rescue food and fight hunger here in the Inner West is an exciting and challenging operation and we need all hands on deck to help make it a reality.

And without our fabulous team of volunteers, supporters and staff we just couldn’t do it.

So if you’re looking for a way to give back to your community, or are interested in the work we do consider volunteering and becoming part of our team by filling our our online volunteer form here.

 

 

Donate Food Or Other Goods.

We rescue well over a tonne of fresh fruit, vegetables, bread and other high quality food each and every week. In addition to this we bulk purchase essential household items from Foodbank to help ensure a varied and dynamic range of products are available to our community.

We also readily accept donations – whether they be one off, ongoing, big or small. For one off donations, simply pop by or give us a call. If you have ongoing stock then fill out this form and one of our team will be in touch.

Become A Partner Organisation.

We’re always looking for new community organisations, food providers and wholesale retails to get involved and come on board with our Food Pantry program.

If you or the organisation/group you represent is interested in engaging with us by either donating food and/or resources or helping us expand our operation then simply send us an email at and one of our team will be in touch.

Get In Touch

Got a question or need to know more about something we do here? No matter if it’s a question big or small you can get in touch with us by sending us an email, filling out our online contact form or giving our friendly Centre staff a call.

For more information on upcoming events check out our Facebook page.

Get In Touch

Got a question or need to know more about something we do here? No matter if it’s a question big or small you can get in touch with us by sending us an email, filling out our online contact form or giving our friendly Centre staff a call.

For more information on upcoming events check out our Facebook page.

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