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Get Involved

FFI has over 500 community members committed to improving food security in the Illawarra. FFI works with its community by sharing information, resources and research ideas. Joining the FFI community is free and open to anyone passionate about Fair Food for All.

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Join the FFI community by (one or all bellow)!

  • Subscribing to our E-newsletter:
    Receive our monthly E-newsletters featuring exciting foodie opportunities, #foodforthought and more ways to celebrate & connect with other. Click here to subscribe!
  • Attending the quarterly FFI Community Meetings:
    These meetings reflect on the amazing things FFI has done, and decide what’s in store for the future. FFI encourage newcomers & love listening to new ideas no matter how big or small. FFI’s quarterly meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of Feb, May, Aug, & Nov at ISLHD Health Promotion Office from 10am-12pm. Email interest to
  • Come along to our annual Connecting over Fair Food Event!:
    Held during Fair Food Week (second week of October), this event provides a platform for the FFI community to connect in order build a stronger and more resilient Fair Food movement. Come along to visit expo stalls, indulge in delicious ethically sourced food, listen to fair food guest speakers and expand conversations about Illawarra’s food system.  Browse our past Connecting over Food Fairness Annual event photos!

  • Joining our team as an intern / volunteer:
    If you are eager and excited to become more involved in the FFI movement join our team as an intern or volunteer! Positions can include but are not limited to website design, newsletter content planning, social media planning and volunteering at numerous events. Email us your resume and interest at mail@foodfairnessillawarra