- Objects of the association:
- To promote the growing and use of Australian native food plants.
- To share our interest and knowledge with other like-minded organisations and people and to establish co-operative relationships and arrangements with other organisations that have similar aims.
- To accumulate and disseminate information for the benefit of members including organising guest speakers, field trips, seminars, displays and related activities.
Bushfood Conference - Saturday 3rd October 2015
" Education and Innovations in Bushfoods"
Venue - Griffith Uni., Nathan Environmental Bldg. Lecture Theatre N55_0.06
Bushfood dinner & social after the the conference at 6.00 pm at the same venue - $30.00. More details to follow.
Past Events - 2015
Look forward to seeing some of you at the Kenilworth Food Festival this Saturday 4th April. Have a look at the following link but you must do it through Internet Explorer as it doesn't read well in Google Chrome and you won't be able to view the program in Google: http://www.kenilworthfoodfest.org.au/ Graeme White, President of the Qld Bushfood Association, is organising it so look out for him. Veronica from Witjuti will be selling bushfood plants there. If you're an early bird, then enjoy Breakfast in the Park at 7am. Then at 10.00am it's Cheester Egg Hunt for children aged four to seven years. Hunt for the Special Golden Cheester Egg! $2.00 Entry. Registration from 8.00am at enclosed children’s play area.
Chef Peter Wolfe will be demonstrating how he fuses native bushfood flavours with Asian and European Cuisines at 10.30am and 1.30pm. Peter puts on an excellent show so you will be highly entertained!
During the festival the Kenilworth Historical Museum in Alexandra St, [top of Philip St] will be open from 9am-2pm.
Of course, it's beautiful country around there so study your map and try out some of those back roads and do take your esky to bring home some of that yummy Kenilworth yoghurt and cheese.
We will be having our AGM at 11.45am at Dreamtime Kullilla who are celebrating on the weekend of 16th 17th May 2015, 349 Macdonnell Road, Clontarf. UBD Map 91 Ref C6. Chef Dale Chapman will be cooking bushfood at 10.30am, Graeme White will be talking on bushfood at 12.30pm and Michael Connolly from Kullilla will come on at 2.00pm to give you a cultural experience on everything you wanted to know about Aboriginal Culture but were too afraid to ask!!!!! Please note that these times change slightly if you attend on Sunday. They are: 10am, 12.00pm and 1.30pm. http://www.kullillaart.com.au/default.asp?PageID=430