Australia’s first Slow Food Earth Market is coming

Slow Food Hunter Valley is launching the first Earth Market in Australia as part of the work of Slow Food Hunter Valley in conjunction with Maitland City Council. The launch is a feature of the 2017 Slow Food in Australia National Conference. The Market will open with 14 local farmers plus seasonal backyard growers when their produce is available. …

Paddock to Plate Exhibition

Orange Regional Museum (ORM) is developing an exhibition about the produce, food and wine history of the region. The exhibition will explore contemporary and historic themes around the region’s produce, food and wine, including the geography and environment of the region, distinctive produce, migration cultures, notable people and families, food related places, changing traditions around …

Diggings 3#

    Buried tools and pigments tell a new history of humans in Australia for 65,000 years ‘Among the artefacts in the lowest levels we found many pieces used for seed grinding and ochre “crayons” that were used to make pigments. Our large excavation area allowed us to pick up very rare items, such as the …