It’s beginning to feel a
lot like Christmas at the Coffs Coast Growers Market! From trees to puddings
plus unique gifts and fresh produce, the markets are a great opportunity to
shop local this festive season, direct from the growers and makers.
Over the next three weeks
the folks from North Coast Christmas Trees will be taking orders and selling
both cut and potted trees at the markets. These perfectly shaped trees are
grown in the picturesque village of Coramba, and take up to three years to
reach the largest size. With sustainability a focus on the farm, each year the
harvested trees are replaced, ensuring a constant rotation of small and large
If you are after traditional festive goodies, make sure you drop by and see
Adele ‘the pudding lady’ who has a great range of home-made Christmas cakes and
puddings, including sugar free and brandy infused, all lovingly made in Korora.
Gabrielle from Mum’s Home Baking will have her sweet and savoury delights each
week in the lead up to Christmas.
Market goers will also find unique Christmas gifts including the new
compact, sustainable Vertipots gardens, 100% organic mozzie repellant from The
Incense Bar, the perfect partner for your Christmas ham from Bakarindi Bush
Foods, as well as handmade soaps, a variety of sourdough breads, local honey
Don’t forget to bring your bags and shop for the the freshest fruit,
vegetables and eggs from farms around the district – often harvested less than
24 hours before. Meet the farmers and get their advice on how to use and store
their produce. You can also now buy Waterfall Produce’s organic and Orara
Valley pasture-raised beef direct from the markets.
If you are interested in
having a stall at the Growers Market, please contact Nicole McLennan: call 02
6648 4834, or email email@example.com.
What: Coffs Coast Growers
Where: Coffs Harbour City
When: Thursday each week –
8am to 3.30pm
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