Fourteen Fabulous Fruit from NOT faraway

Today the local food supply situation was brought to my attention once again, by an acquaintance and journalist. I have been pretty busy working in our native bush and my local food fascination sometime slides a little to the sidelines. Today I started making contacts about wanting to re-boost our local food stories and featuring…

Wishing for water, ok watermelons

So the build up continues and we all wish the water to fall from the sky, but the suspense will continue. Luckily to make up for the hot and humid sweaty wait, almost everything is season in the veggie gardens of the top end- OK the cucumbers and tomatoes may be suffering a little, but…

September Salad

What an amazing month for so many beautiful fruits being in season. 10 kilo watermelons for $8at the side of the road from the Douglas Daly, starfruit at the market and cucumbers still hanging in there; or all of these things in your garden if you are lucky enough. Mixing up the classic fruit and…