When Grace Brennan popped up a Facebook post encouraging people to #buyfromthebush she had no idea of the movement she’d create.
From Warren, in NSW’s Orana region, Mrs Brennan had no idea her page, Buy from the Bush, would have 10,000 followers within a week and just keep growing.
From the first post on October 16, 2019, the hashtag inspired hope in bush businesses ravaged by drought. It connected them with city customers and helped sales to boom.
It continues to attract “incredible” interest and support one year on, Mrs Brennan says.
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