Membership is available to members of an ANPSA-affiliated Regional Society. If you are not a member of a Regional Society, please refer to the ANPSA Membership Page for further information on joining.

For more information or to join please send a request using the following form (please note that all fields are mandatory* – you may edit the ‘Message’ field if necessary).

Australian Food Plants Study Group Study Group Form

Signup form for the Australian Food Plants Study Group that sends a notification to the Study Group leader.

Newsletters and Reports

Regular newsletters are emailed several times per year to record activities and experiences of Group members in cultivating Australian food plants and reporting on field trips to various parts of Australia. The newsletters often include recipes using Australian food plants. The Group has also produced reports documenting potentially useful Australian food plants.

Introductory Brochure

This 2-page brochure includes a list of plants to help you to create a great ‘Bush Tucker Garden’.


A small compilation of Australian food plants links – including books, internet links and some commercial sources of Australian native food products


  • Cherikoff, V and Isaacs, J (1997), The Bush Food Handbook, Ti Tree Press, Australia
  • Isaacs, J (1989), Bush Food: Aboriginal Food and Herbal Medicine, New Holland Publishing Australia Pty Ltd
  • Kulek, George (2016): Kimberley Bush Food – Comprehensive guide to edible plants in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia, Blurb Books
  • Low, T (1991), Wild Food Plants of Australia, Harper Collins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
  • Low, T (1992), Bush Tucker: Australia’s Wild Food Harvest, Angus & Robertson, Sydney
  • Smith, K and Smith, I (1999), Grow Your Own Bushfoods, New Holland Publishing Australia Pty Ltd


ANPSA’s former online magazine ‘Australian Plants online’ included several articles on native food plants: