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Become a member today tobe a part of the transition to afood system that sustains healthy and flourishing communities andecosystems

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Value of Sustain Membership

  • Collaborate as part of a community of practice, sharing lessons and learning from research, policy and project work.
  • Attend facilitated quarterly networking member meetings, which feature Sustain members presenting, sharing and discussing their work
  • Invitations and discounts to events and conferences organised by Sustain
  • Discounted access to research and consultancy and event services
  • Connect to emerging research collaborations in food security, and food law, policy and governance
  • Receive a highlighted listing on the online Australian Food Systems Directory
  • Work with students and interns as part of a community-engaged learning program
  • Be named and have a profile on the Sustain website, showcasing existing policies, strategies, programs, initiatives and achievements
  • Link to affiliated national and international alliances and coalitions, such as the Right to Food Coalition
  • Access to our social media and e-newsletter followers through featured content
  • Access to member-only Local Government Association networking events

There are many additional ways that Sustain can also help you:

  • Our network is multi-layered and we are well connected with Government, philanthropy, other food system organisations and engaged individuals. Get in touch today to see how we can work together for a better food system.

Solidarity Memberships

By becoming a Solidarity Member, 10% of your membership will be donated to Pay the Rent.

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Sustain x Melbourne Food Hub$38.5 - $66 per year

This "double membership" entitles you to the benefits of an Individual Solidarity membership, plus 15% discount on Urban Farm workshops and a 5% discount on Grow / Source / Eat fruit and vegetable parcel subscriptions from Melbourne Food Hub!

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Individual Memberships$38.5 - $66 per year

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Not-For-Profit Memberships$165 - $660 per year

Sliding scale based on organisational turnover.

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Business & Academic  Memberships$825 - $1320 per year


+ Industry associations
+ Public sector organisations
+ Large businesses
+ Institutions i.e. TAFE and Universities

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Government Memberships$825 - $4400 per year

For local, state and territory governments. Benefits include:

· Participation in the Local Government Food Systems Networking Forum
· Up to 3 staff from across the organisation
· 15% discounted attendance for all staff at all Sustain events
· 10% discount on our consultancy services

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