Paul West, River Cottage Australia - Garage Sale Trail Ambassador

 

Why are you excited to be a Garage Sale Trail ambassador ?

I'm stoked to be a part of a nationwide event that saves stuff from going to landfill and helps you to get to know your neighbours 


What’s the best thing about garage sales? 

It makes me feel like a wizard with the magical powers of turning trash into absolute treasure

 

What’s the best thing you’ve ever bought at a garage sale?

A sweet low rider pushie

 

What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever seen for sale at a garage sale?

A coffin 

 

What would be your dream garage sale find?

A magic lamp



Who would be in your dream garage band ?

Dan Sultan, Paul Kelly the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, it's a big garage!

 

What’s the most treasured possession in your garage?

My homemade salami

 

Whose second-hand shoes would you most like to walk in?

Masanobu Fukuoka 

 

What’s your best tip for ‘garage sale etiquette?’

Respect the start time, bring lots of change

 

What’s your top sustainability tip?

Support your local food producers!