Brisbane City Council's Love Food Hate Waste program aims to reduce the volume of food waste going to Brisbane landfill each year.

Learn about food waste in Brisbane and simple changes you can make to save money and create a cleaner, greener city with less landfill.

Every action adds up

Recycling food scraps

Some food waste is unavoidable. Learn about organic recycling methods and Council's Community Composting Hubs. 

Love Food Hate Waste movement

Change the world one meal at a time. Get on board with the Love Food Hate Waste movement and keep food out of the bin.

Food waste facts

More than 26% of the average Brisbane rubbish bin is food waste. Check out our other food waste facts and why we waste food.

Love your food leftovers

Planning to have leftovers is a great way to reduce food waste, save money and to make the most of the time you spend in the kitchen preparing food. 

Join the challenge

Stop giving food the flick on the Six-week Food Waste Challenge. You could save your family time and money!

Smart food storage

Check out our smart storage tips to prevent food waste, including how to store ingredients found in most Brisbane households.

Planning meals

Planning your meals and preparing a shopping list can help you save time and money and help to prevent food waste.

Love food, hate waste without gluten

Our blog puts the spotlight on some Love Food Hate Waste inspired recipes that won’t cause a flare up – helping you minimise waste in your kitchen and stay gluten free.

Last updated: 11 January 2021