Plant Foods comes to Community Foods
Community Foods is working in partnership with Plant Foods, a not-for-profit, community project of Paradise Earth Foundation. It brings together producers of organically grown plant foods with the Cairns community. The aim is to help secure a future for producers while providing greater access to farm fresh produce at wholesale prices.
In a few easy steps you can have your weekly fresh organic produce, packaged goods & Community Foods products.
See their website for more details: http://www.plantfoodscairns.org/
Fresh produce, packaged goods and Community Foods products ordered each week may be collected between:
3-5pm Sunday from Community Foods or 2.30-4.30 at Trinity Beach.
Land Acknowledgement Plaque launch
Community Foods Co-op would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land we operate on.
To publicly acknowledge this we will be launching the putting up of a plaque which acknowledges the Traditional Indigenous Owners on Saturday the 30th of May with local Yirrganydji elder George Skeene.
Permanent Part-time - 25 hours per week
We require a committed, community-focused person with a strong knowledge of wholefoods who understands the value of co-ops and the importance of volunteerism. Retail experience essential.
Details about the position: Position_Description_2016.doc
Starts asap in February.
Send us your CV including 3 referees and a cover letter outlining how your experience, abilities and knowlege would make you the best person for the job.
Applications close February 12th 5pm.
Welcome to Community Foods
Are you looking for an alternative to your local supermarket? Come have a peek at our shop on Shields Street, Cairns!
Please come and have a look at our range including:
- Nuts, Seeds, & Dried Fruits
- Freshly ground Peanut Butter
- Grains (including Quinoa, Buckwheat, Polenta, Millet & many kinds of Rice including purple Jasmin)
- Freshly ground flour with our flour mill
- Beans, Peas, & Lentils
- Pastas (including gluten free)
- Oils, Tahini, Miso, Tamari, Shoyu & Vinegars
- Fresh Herb Teas & Spices
- Organic Fair Trade Chocolates
- Honey, Agave & Molasses
- Shampoo, Conditioner, & Olive Oil Soap
- Wemoon Menstrual pads, menstrual cups & household cleaning products
- Eden Seeds
It's easy to find us as we are based in the centre of the city or you can give us a call. We are always happy to hear from people with ideas, comments, questions or looking to volunteer at Community Foods. Please feel free to contact us.