Neighbours star Madeleine West, 38, steps out with grocery items including ...

Acting can certainly drum up one's appetite - just ask Neighbours star Madeleine West. 

The super-slim 38-year-old was spotted in Melbourne on Monday carrying an armful of groceries which suggested she was about to tuck into a hearty breakfast.

Madeleine, who is believed to be in Melbourne for work, cradled a large box of Kellogg's Sultana Bran, a packet of Tip Top English muffins and a Clif Bar snack.

What's for breakfast, Madeleine? Super slim Neighbours star West (pictured), 38, stepped out with a selection of grocery items including English muffins in Melbourne on Monday

What's for breakfast, Madeleine? Super slim Neighbours star West (pictured), 38, stepped out with a selection of grocery items including English muffins in Melbourne on Monday

And, as if anticipating a bout of indigestion, the brown-haired also carried a box of Rennie antacids. 

The mother-of-six looked super trim in a grey workout top, matching tights and blue trainers as she took to the city streets with her hoard.

Onlookers suspected the busy soap star may have forgotten to take her re-usable bag to the supermarket, forcing her to carrying all her groceries along with her wallet, phone and car keys.

Hungry? Acting can certainly drum up one's appetite - just ask Neighbours star Madeleine

Working up an appetite: The super-slim mum was spotted in Melbourne on Monday carrying an armful of groceries which suggested she was about to tuck into a hearty breakfast

Hungry? Acting can certainly drum up one's appetite - just ask Neighbours star Madeleine

Breakfast of champions: Madeleine, who is believed to be in Melbourne for work, cradled a large box of Kellogg's Sultana Bran, a packet of Tip Top English muffins and a Clif Bar snack

Breakfast of champions: Madeleine, who is believed to be in Melbourne for work, cradled a large box of Kellogg's Sultana Bran, a packet of Tip Top English muffins and a Clif Bar snack

Madeleine was no doubt relieved to drop the goods into the boot of her blue Audi car, parked nearby. 

After administering some eyedrops near the passenger-side window of her vehicle, the Playing For Keeps star thought for a moment before crouching down to check her phone by the side of the road.

She was soon the spotted chatting to an older male friend, who was dressed in a blue collared shirt and blue jeans, near the row of cars. 

Just in case! And, as if anticipating a bout of indigestion, the brown-haired beauty also carried a box of Rennie antacids

Just in case! And, as if anticipating a bout of indigestion, the brown-haired also carried a box of Rennie antacids

On a mission! The mother-of-six looked super trim in a grey workout top, matching tights and blue trainers as she took to the city streets with her hoard

Hands full! Onlookers suspected the busy soap star may have forgotten to take her re-usable bag to the supermarket, forcing her to carrying all her groceries along with her wallet, phone and car keys

On a mission! The mother-of-six looked super trim in a grey workout top, matching tights and blue trainers as she took to the city streets with her hoard

Almost there! Madeleine took the long walk back to her car, loaded up with her day's essentials

Almost there! Madeleine took the long walk back to her car, loaded up with her day's essentials

Phew! Madeleine was no doubt relieved to drop the goods into the boot of her blue car, parked nearby

Phew! Madeleine was no doubt relieved to drop the goods into the boot of her blue car, parked nearby

Quick refresh: After administering some eyedrops near the passenger-side window of her car, the Playing For Keeps star thought about her next stop

To the gym? Madeleine looked deep in thought, after administering some drops into her eyes

Quick refresh: After administering some eyedrops near the passenger-side window of her car, the Playing For Keeps star thought about her next stop

Phone check: The TV star stood in front of her blue Audi, and took a moment to check her phone

Down to business: She then crouched down to text by the side of the road

Down to business: The TV star stood in front of her blue Audi and took a moment to check her phone

Madeleine, who was married to celebrity chef Shannon Bennett for 13 years, looked happy to see the bespectacled gentleman.

He returned her warm smile and the duo hugged before enjoying a chat in the Melbourne sunshine.

Madeleine, with a camouflage backpack slung over one shoulder, held a black long-sleeved top in her left hand as she chatted with her companion.

Meet 'n greet: She was soon the spotted chatting to an older male friend, who was dressed in a blue collared shirt and blue jeans, near the row of cars

Meet 'n greet: She was soon the spotted chatting to an older male friend, who was dressed in a blue collared shirt and blue jeans, near the row of cars

Happy catch-up! Madeleine, who was married to celebrity chef Shannon Bennett for 13 years, looked happy to see the bespectacled gentleman

Happy catch-up! Madeleine, who was married to celebrity chef Shannon Bennett for 13 years, looked happy to see the bespectacled gentleman

Saddled up: Madeleine, with a camouflage backpack slung over one shoulder, held a black long-sleeved top in her left hand as she chatted with the unidentified friend

Chance encounter: The duo enjoyed a long conversation, like two old friends who hadn't seen each other in years

Saddled up: Madeleine, with a camouflage

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