Despite reduction in wastage, Australians still threw away $8.9bn worth of food in 2018 - Inside Waste
We are planning on holding some workshops soon, to help make it easier for people to find a composting solution at home.
Darebin 'Café to Garden' Program diverts coffee grounds from landfill - Darebin Food Harvest Network
Do you need extra nitrogen for your compost? This link lists places to pick up coffee grounds in Darebin https://darebinfoodharvestnetwork.org.au/2018/11/14/darebin-cafe-to-garden-program-diverts-coffee-grounds-from-landfill/
I knew dirt was good for you, cheap therapy I think.
Hi there composters just wondering how many of our supporters live in apartments/units/flats/townhouses or other shared wall housing?
Can't preach loud enough about #Sharewaste, brilliant idea that has grown and grown. Much love goes out to this brilliant team of problem solvers!
Hello happy composters, just letting everyone know we have been busy doing lots of planning for the PMP funding grant money and hope to hold a community information session in the new year to get some feedback on the design.
Yay for compost!
Did anyone else see the GA episode featuring #Sharewaste last night? Great to see fellow disruptors getting media attention nationally
We will be doing a delivery run soon for anyone who missed out, moved house or needs a compost caddy/bucket, so get in touch and send us your details and what size suits you best, most popular is the 10L size, but we have smaller and larger ones a...
We are having a working bee this Saturday 11am at Span 64 Clyde st Thornbury, Renee will be there to show people around. Would love some extra helpers.
Hello composters, we desperately need more buckets with lids to make sure we have enough for people who want them. Can anyone ask the local deli/food retail/market/take away if they can put them aside, I can pick them up- just let me know.
A compost shower? Well I never heard of that before but will have to look into it next time I visit Hobart.
If you live close to Brunswick please go down to SEED Community Garden and say hi, wander around, and check out their compost system.
Huge thanks to all of our supporters who helped us get enough votes to get full funding for The Compost Depot, we will be offering more compost caddies and food waste collection service as soon as we get organised, stay tuned folks this is going t...
Do weekends or weeknights suit people better for workshops on composting topics
Wonderful news from The Greens about composting
Hello happy composters, we could really use some extra volunteers helping out occasionally, if anyone is interested in learning more about what we do behind the scenes please get in touch.
Get Naked Not you - your produce 😉 There's no reason to take a single avocado 🥑 and place it in a plastic produce bag. Fruit and vegetables are washable and often come in their own – COMPOSTABLE – wrapping designed by nature. Just...
The story of our kitchen caddies - The kitchen caddies we provide to our users at SPAN Community House Thornbury and also to local residents in #Darebin are basically 10L yogurt buckets which we #UPCYCLE at the Compost Depot. - Our volunteers pi...
Check out this interactive composting tool to find out what you should and you shouldn't compost at home. https://www.organiclesson.com/composting-tool/
Welcome to all of our new followers at the Compost Depot Facebook page. If you have registered (http://www.thecompostdepot.org/registration-form/) for our 'Swap n Go' at the SPAN Community House Thornbury, here is a list of food waste we accept in...
Hooray 😀 Our 'The Compost Depot' project has been approved to progress to the voting stage of the Pick My Project initiative. This means you all, our lovely followers 😊, can vote for our project idea. Please click on the link below to read...
OMG we want this in @Darebin!