Imagining a Food Hub in Casey 2011

The City of Casey, in Melbourne’s South-East, is uniquely positioned to explore the possibility of a Food Hub as it strives to address the needs of a rapidly expanding urban population and offer new opportunities for highly productive farms and farmers close-by.

The attached scoping document explores an imagined ‘Casey Food Hub’ that could up opportunities for:

  • Better prices and market outlets for regional producers
  • Improving access to fresh, quality and affordable produce
  • New skills, jobs and businesses supplying markets for regional produce