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FoodWorks Magazine: Easter Issue

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The first edition of the FoodWorks Magazine is packed with Easter goodies! Inside you'll find information about brand new products, yummy Easter Recipes, stories about our Agnes Water and Freeling FoodWorks' stores, and much more! 

FoodWorks Freeling owner raises $30,000 for bushfire victims

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The Freeling Bushfire Fundraising Concert, spearheaded by local FoodWorks owners Carol Sandstrom and David Shilling, exceeded all expectations earlier this month when it raised over $30,000 to help those most affected by November's Pinery fire. The smash event saw some of Australia's most talented musicians and performers descend on Freeling train station precinct to provide an evening of ...

FoodWorks helps Agnes Water go plastic bag free

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  This week, FoodWorks Agnes Water hosted the launch event of a new green initiative dedicated to stopping the use of plastic bags altogether in the Agnes Water and 1770 area.   The event was attended by Shadow Environment Minister and Member for Burnett, Stephen Bennett, and saw local businesses commit to no longer using plastic bags due to their damaging effect on the ...

FoodWorks Pottsville grand opening draws the crowds

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  When FoodWorks Pottsville opened its doors to the public on Saturday 23rd January, it did so with style.   The brand new supermarket had eager customers lining up at the door to get a first look at the store and to make the most of the great value specials, including two-litre Best Buy milk and sliced bread for just $1 and BBQ chickens for $4.97 each.   Demonstrating the ...

Easy Valentine's Day Recipes

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  Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and if you're struggling to think of ideas for treating the special person in your life, nothing impresses like home cooked meals from the heart. Preparing a three-course meal also lets you avoid the crowds and the cost of dining out, so there'll be more money to put towards your gifts.   Whether your Valentine loves things sweet, spicy ...

Shrove Tuesday: Pancake Variations The Kids Will Love

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  The tradition of eating pancakes on Shrove Tuesday dates back more than 1000 years. Originally a way for households to use up their excess food before fasting over Lent, in modern times Pancake Day has become less about practicality and more about fun – especially when the kids get involved.   If you've got little chefs in the house, try out these pancake ideas and recipes to ...

Chinese Inspired Dishes

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  Whether you're heading out for yum cha or hosting your own banquet at home, these authentic Asian dishes will suit every budget.     1. Golden fish with pineapple plum sauce   The Chinese word for fish, yu , sounds similar to the word for riches, and it's a traditional belief that eating fish during the festival will bring good fortune in the year ahead – so it's ...