Thought I'd start a thread for known sources to buy kava from in Australia, now that commercial imports are allowed. Known vendors so far:
- taking pre orders for delivery in January 2022, $200 per kg. I would expect Chemist Warehouse to begin stocking the powder, as they do the capsules, at a hugely marked down price (eg 60 caps are $20 in CW, compared to $60 direct from Fijikava).
- taking pre-orders, but not payments. Don't know what the price will be, but having ordered from them before from NZ, should be comparable at around $150 per kg.
The first vendor on Amazon to ship from Australia!
An online store that sells Kava from Tonga.
Tongan kava, shipped from Brisbane. I might give the 100g/$30 a crack and report back. Hope their family and friends are safe and well after the tsunami that hit...
Kava has been Fiji’s traditional choice to promote better sleep and relaxation for over 3000 years. Thanks to its naturally occurring composition of kavalactones and chemical makeup, it’s considered the purest and safest form of Kava. Each Noble Kava plant is nurtured throughout the years to...
Online booze shop, might not be some people's preferred choice, but there you go!
I feel like we're close to the point where we'll be able to go to a local shop and grab some..! There's a Fijian supermarket in Newtown, Sydney - I'm going to pay them a visit soonish (I'm in Queensland right now), see what they have.
Anyone know of any others?