Bento Resources & Links includes an extensive range of bento box history articles, food supplier links, a collection of handy videos and bento recipe websites.
Bento Box Resources, History & Information
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bento
All About Japan
Bento History & Other Related Information: https://allabout-japan.com/en/article/300/
Healthy Bento Recipe Websites
Just Bento is dedicated to the subject of healthy, simple bento lunches, some traditionally Japanese, some not so traditional. The focus is on bentos for health and weight-conscious adults, but many of the recipes and methods are applicable to bentos for all ages. The site was established in October 2007, and has rapidly grown to be one of the top destinations for people interested in bentos. https://justbento.com/
Japanese Grocery Stores
Hong Kong Supermarket
Located in Clayton, Hong Kong Supermarket has an extensive range of Japanese and Asian Groceries. If you can’t find it here, you won’t find it anywhere else. Open since 1989, old school service and top quality products. Large range of your favourite Asian cooking ingredients: hksupermarket.com.au
Located in the Melbourne CBD, Established in 2013, Crown Asian is one of the largest chain stores and are known for their Japanese and Korean groceries: crownasian.com.au
Fuji Mart Melbourne
Located in 34a Elizabeth St, South Yarra, Fuji Mart ships Australia wide and has an extensive range of ingredients for your next Bento Box meal. fujimart.com.au
Tokyo Hometown Japanese Supermarket
Tokyo Hometown Japanese Supermarket is located at 1/440 Elizabeth St, Melbourne and they are known to be the first Japanese Supermarket established in Melbourne CBD. It is an excellent place for you if you’re looking for Specialty Japanese: https://www.facebook.com/TokyoHometownJapaneseSupermarket/
Suzuran is one of the most popular Japanese grocers and purveyor of the finest takeaway sushi and sashimi in Melbourne. Cooking up a Japanese feast or for everyday cooking, you will find a comprehensive range of Japanese ingredients as well as snacks, drinks, beers and sake.
The wood bento box displayed in the Bento Box Resources & Links article can be found here, Wood Bento Box.