The locations below can help you if you are in need of a meal.
Greater Brisbane Area
Vans and Kitchens (VAKS) offer a range of distinctive services by means of a van or kitchen throughout the Brisbane area. Click here to access the online database where you can locate food vans and soup kitchens in your local area.
The Pantry Red Hill
Provides food vouchers and non-perishable food for residents of;
Red Hill, Paddington, Bardon, Milton, Mt Nebo, The Gap, Auchenflower, Ashgrove, Petrie Terrace, Toowong and Kelvin Grove.
Monday & Thursday: 12 - 2.45pm
Ph. (07) 3510 2700
358 Given Terrace, Paddington 4064
Free and low cost meals on a daily basis. All food is prepared fresh for you and can be eaten at the 139 Club. Free meals can include porridge, soup, morning and afternoon tea, other meals provided are at a low cost. Free dinner is available Thursday at 6:30pm and Weekends.
Ph: 3254 1144
505 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley.
Food parcels – by appointment only.
Ph: 3321 3558
Friends of the Street
Free Burger Sizzle every Wednesday 6.00pm – 8.00pm (onsite at FOTS premises)
Food parcels – no appointment necessary (must have CRN number to receive)
6 Armstrong Way, Caboolture (Behind Commonwealth Bank & Dry Cleaners King St)
Ph: 0415 073 540
Cheap groceries, free fruit and vegetables, emergency food parcels.
Monday to Friday 9am -3.30pm and Saturday 9am – 11am
53 Telegraph Road, Bald Hills or 17 – 22 Progress Road Burpengary.
Free bread, bakery items and free morning tea.
Thursday Only 10am – 11.30am
90 Francis Road, Lawnton
Gold Coast & surrounds
Agape Outreach Inc
Two-course meal every Tuesday and Wednesday night at 6pm (QLD time),
Marine Parade Coolangatta, southern end opposite Georges Paragon.
Mudgeeraba Uniting Church
Emergency pantry services
89 Franklin Drive, Mudgeeraba
Ph: (07) 5530 7298
LifeBoat Community Services
Lifeboat runs a mobile soup kitchen down at Burleigh Beach, south end next to the Surf Life Savers building. on Saturday night from 6:30pm.
Also provide food parcels, and run a second soup kitchen at 7 Bridgeman Drive, Reedy Creek and supply emergency food hampers.
Ph: 0417 614 544