fiona.png
spreads (15).gif

Pantry Club - A food relief program for people struggling financially

Pantry Club in Moruya has been running for twelve years and is open for anyone struggling financially, on a low income or on a CentreLink  benefit. Pantry Club is open to residents of the Eurobodalla Shire. They purchase their food and other products from Foodbank Sydney NSW and are not for profit and non-government funded.

Due to COVID 19 they are operating differently to ensure the safety of everyone. Pantry Club is now open on Wednesdays as well as their regular Thursdays from 10am to 1pm.

To become a member they briefly interview each person before offering three types of membership, single, couple and family.

The Pantry Club is located in the Community Centre of SouthernLife church ( next to the Moruya TAFE) offering Market Days on the third week of  the month where members can purchase new personal and household items at bargain prices.

This year they have given away hundreds of crisis hampers during the bush fire season and each year they distribute over a hundred Christmas hampers to those struggling in the community.

Manager Elizabeth told the Beagle "We welcome people of our community to come and join as a member of Pantry Club."

For more information on the Pantry Club contact 0447409844 or 0439514340


Above: Volunteers Catherine and Jody inside Pantry Club

Above: Elizabeth manager displaying some of the frozen goods


Above:  Some Bushfire crisis hampers distributed.

COMMENTS : Due to the risks associated with comments from unidentified contributors that expose The Beagle to possible legal actions under the NSW Defamation Act 2005 No 77 anonymous or Nom de Plume comments will not be available until an alternate system of author verification can be investigated and hopefully installed.

Those who provide their REAL NAME (first name AND Surname) and a verifiable email address (it won't be published) are invited to comment below. (yes it is a pain but please comply - it would be a  shame to see your comment deleted)

Those contributors KNOWN to us and verified may continue to use their First Name for ease. The primary need for all of this is due to traceability should a legal action arise.

If you need anonymity email us via our normal or encrypted email accounts


Please note that if you are looking for a previous comment that is no longer visible please contact us.