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Katy Barfield: Gusto! interview

As part of the Gusto! A culinary history of Victoria exhibition, we've interviewed seven individuals with strong connections to the culinary life of Victoria.

Here, Katy Barfield, executive director of SecondBite, talks about the extraordinary work done by the SecondBite food charity to redistribute unused fresh food to disadvantaged people in the community, and how planning ahead can prevent food waste.