Our Big Kitchen Garden
Our Big Kitchen Garden
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Commenced:
01/03/2011
Submitted:
04/02/2011
Last updated:
07/10/2015
Location:
36 flood street bondi, sydney, nsw, AU
Phone:
(02) 9387 3822
Website:
www.obk.org.au
Climate zone:
Sub-tropical





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Kerri Paine Paul Tan Tia Kierath
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Our Big Kitchen Garden

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Urban, Intentional Communities, Community, School Projects, Demonstration, Permaculture Local Group/Transition Town/Permablitz

Project Summary

This big Charity kitchen is determined to set a new benchmark for commercial quantities of waste management and be a shining example of sustainable community.

Project Description

A global concept, Community Kitchens satisfy different needs for different communities.

A community kitchen is a group of individuals who meet regularly to cook healthy, nutritious meals. Everyone is expected to participate in the menu selection shopping, preparation, and cooking; the only requirement is an interest in food. Good nutrition plays a key role in each community kitchen. Participants learn new recipes and are introduced to new foods which contribute to a more balanced diet. As well, several meals are usually taken home and frozen for later, thus furthering healthy eating habits. Members often share nutritional knowledge as they cook and everyone gains from each other's enthusiasm.

 

Our next phase is to have all our regular practices to set new standards of sustainable practices.

Working with council, other charities, and cultral groups, we are discovering innovative methods of getting together. from composting huge quantities in small spaces to growing abundance of food.

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