Update on Slow Food Brisbane Terra Madre lunch, 10th December

This event promises to be a wonderful bush tucker gastronomic experience thanks to chef Dale Chapman. In addition our guest speaker Michele Mascher of Ugly Duck Preserves will educate and delight us with her story of rescue and sustainability as she explains how she takes gorgeous “misshaped” ugly fruit and gives them a second chance to shine.

We invite members and friends of Slow Food Brisbane to join us for our final event for 2017, which promises to be a great finale!  Full details below.

Here is the menu:

Terra Madre Day Lunch – 10th December, 12.30-4pm

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Where:  FoodConnect* 1/8Textile Cres, Salisbury QLD 4107 (http://foodconnectfoundation.org.au/)

Cost: $60 members, $65 non members.

Includes a two course lunch, two glasses of wine.

RSVP: 1st December to slowfoodbrisbaneinc@gmail.com.

Payment details: Slow Food Brisbane: Bendigo Bank: Acct: 144743507  BSB: 633 000. Please put your name in the reference field.

Come on a journey with Dale Chapman chef, producer and bush food specialist.

Dale Chapman Article in the Australian 19 Oct 2017


First Food Co (FFC) have sourced local produce to create a two-course menu that will tantalise the taste.

Engaging with Aboriginal businesses, communities and farmers FFC create a sustainable and holistic approach to harvesting, enrichment planting and commercial cultivation aspects. As the superfood movement takes hold throughout the world, Indigenous Australians have been enjoying the powerhouse of flavours and nutritional benefits for centuries and so can you.

Slow Food Brisbane’s AGM will be held prior to the lunch at 11.30-12.30


We invite all members to attend the AGM to find out more about Slow Food Brisbane.

2017 has seen the reactivation of Slow Food Brisbane and we have doubled our membership! Thank you! The Slow Food Brisbane Committee is a fantastically talented and passionate group of people who have all agreed to stay on the committee for another year. We have room for a couple more and will have at least one new committee member in 2018 so if you would like to be involved on the committee in 2018 come and talk to us. slowfoodbrisbaneinc@gmail.com 0408637791

*Food Connect‘s vision: A world where all Australians can access healthy, fresh, ecologically grown food that is fair to producers and eaters.

FoodConnect provides seasonal, ecological food from local farmers within a 500 km radius of Brisbane.  Weekly boxes of fresh produce and groceries are delivered through its unique distribution system called the City Cousin network.

Founded in 2009, the Food Connect Foundation is building on the pioneering achievements over the past eight years of award-winning social enterprise, Food Connect Brisbane. Over the past decade, Robert Pekin, the founder of Food Connect, has successfully worked with communities to initiate, support and inspire many ethical food distribution enterprises across Australia.

What is Terra Madre?

Terra Madre is a network of food communities made up of farmers, fishers, herders, artisans, chefs,youth, activists and researchers who are working to promote a new food culture, based on saving biodiversity, protecting the environment and respecting local cultures and traditions…