Category Archives: The Organic Place

Pesticides Profile

As you know, at The Organic Place we like our produce to be certified organic so that we can ensure that only the freshest, most nutritious fruit and vegetables are being delivered to you. Hold the toxins and nasties, thank you very much! It’s a comfort to know that we are bypassing the chemicals that […]

My Organic Story – Marita

Marita is a busy wife and mum who runs Virtually Better Business, which supports companies by managing their administrative duties. Marita chose to go organic when she realised various additives and preservatives were affecting her family’s health. Here is her organic story. Tell us a bit about yourself. . . I am an online business […]

No Plastic Bags Here: Five Reasons We Are Cleaner And Greener

Five Reasons Why You Should Eat Seasonally

In the wake of the plastic bag ban, most of us have come to appreciate that we need greener everyday habits to ensure the longevity of our environment. While the majority of supermarkets are only getting on board now, The Organic Place has been advocating for cleaner and greener produce, materials and procedures from the […]

Thai Beef and Veg Curry

As we struggle to stay warm during the coldest part of the year, this dish is a welcome addition to your meal plan. I was inspired to make a Thai curry after seeing the coriander in The Organic Place bag this week and I’m so glad we did. With one pot for the curry and the rice done in the rice cooker, not only was it a delicious and hearty meal at the end of a frosty day, there also wasn’t too much to clean up once it was all demolished.

We’re Going Plastic Free

After three years in the fresh produce business The Organic Place is almost synonymous with its iconic big brown paper bag in which we deliver our goods. The bag conjures up thoughts of how our grandparents used to shop, when the world was devoid of plastic shopping bags and much more wholesome, both literally and […]

Our Motherhood Journeys from The Organic Place Staff

Everyone’s experiences as a mother vary but each is just as valid. We asked the mums on staff to share their motherhood journeys this Mother’s Day. We hope our mother and carer customers have a wonderful time with their loved ones today. Brooke   Motherhood began for me almost eight years ago with the birth of […]

The Organic Place Holiday Dates – What You Need To Know

Christmas Holiday Hours

The Organic Place Holiday Dates – What You Need To Know  Dear Valued Customer and Community Member, It’s that time of year when we have our great run of public holidays and when most of us take a well-earned break to spend this valuable time with our families and friends.  At The Organic Place we are no […]

Introducing Our New Social Media Manager, Katrina

Introducing Our New Social Media Manager, Katrina

Introducing Our New Social Media Manager, Katrina   Hi everyone!  My name is Katrina and I am the new Social Media Manager at The Organic Place.  You may have seen my name pop up before on The Organic Place website when I shared My Organic Story and recently when I have shared my fortnightly family-friendly […]

The Nature of Organics

The nature of organics - The Organic Place

The past few weeks have been a little tough for farmers, wholesalers and retailers within the organic industry. Recent weather has affected seasonal availability causing limited lines, increased prices and common staple veg (such as carrots) nowhere to be seen! So we thought we would take a little moment to explain exactly what goes on behind […]