Take the fuss out of cooking with these top food subscription boxes

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While we might love to cook, or rather eat, having to decide what to make for dinner each and every single day can take some of the fun out of it.

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And while we’d love to have the discipline to meal prep every Sunday for the week ahead, that too can be quite a pain.

This is why one of the best fuss-free options out there for those who are time-poor when it comes to cooking is meal kits.

The subscription service takes out the hassle of grocery shopping, preparation, and finding a decent recipe out of your hands so you can focus on creating a delicious meal at home.

So, if you’d like to make life a little easier for yourself, read on for the best food subscription boxes in Australia.


ButcherCrowd, enjoy free steak for a year (plus x2 free steaks in your first box)

Enjoy restaurant-quality meat and seafood at a cost-effective price while supporting sustainable farming practices in the process. 

Better for the environment, for the animals, for those who farm, and for you, Butcher Crowd is just a better way of eating meat. 

Their products are also sustainably sourced, certified humanely raised and handled, grass-fed and grass-finished, free-range and pasture-raised, and NON-GMO – what’s not to love? 

With no lock-in contract, you can also skip, pause, or cancel at any time as well as enjoy free shipping nationwide.



HelloFresh, 3 meals for 2 people per week: $70 + $9.99 shipping

Expect 25 fresh recipes every week, along with a changing selection of desserts, snacks, and sides, when you sign up to HelloFresh.

You also have the option of personalising your meal kits by adjusting your meal plan settings based on dietary preference and desired number of meals.


marley spoon

Marley Spoon, 3 meals for 2 people per week: $74.94 + $10.49 shipping

Get pre-portioned, high-quality ingredients delivered right to your door with Marley Spoon so you can cook delicious meals at home.

Along with all your fresh ingredients, you’ll get photographed recipe cards for easy cooking across a menu of weekly recipes, which suit a range of lifestyle preferences.


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EveryPlate, 3 meals for 2 people per week: $48 + $9.99 shipping

Reap the benefits of an affordable and convenient meal kit delivery service with EveryPlate when you receive just the right amount of ingredients to get cooking.



Dinnerly, 3 meals for 2 people per week: $50.94 + $10.49 shipping

Make your evenings easier with good recipes and fresh ingredients delivered straight to your kitchen with Dinnerly.

With digital recipe cards and fewer ingredients per dish for less chopping and cleaning, dinnertime will be a breeze.


weight waters

Weight Watchers, 1-month membership for 1 person: $42.50

Never miss out on a delicious moment with Weight Watchers. Your plan will be designed to help you reach your personal weight-loss goals while eating the foods you love.



Macros, 7 meals for 1 person per week: $82.95

Calling all fitness freaks! Hit your goals faster with home-delivered, dietician-designed meals calibrated to suit your fitness needs.



Soulara, 7 meals for 1 person per week: $86.10

Enjoy an ever-growing selection of plant-based meals, snacks and drinks, with over 50+ options that are prepared fresh to order.


garden vegan ready made meals

Garden of Vegan, $100 off your first 4 orders

With meal plans suited to various fitness and wellness objectives, Garden of Vegan offers 100 per cent organic plant-based ready-meals delivered nationwide to homes throughout Australia.

You can also rest assured that oil, refined sugar and gluten are not used in the products and every ingredient used in the meals is washed, prepared and cooked in pure filtered water.



Youfoodz, up to $200 off your first 5 boxes with the code ‘YF200’

Enjoy a range of healthy ready-made meals delivered fresh to your door each week. Weekly deliveries can be easily paused, skipped or cancelled, making it an utter convenience.


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