Stock up on fresh local produce at Mount Pleasant Farmers Market every Saturday from 8am to 12 noon at Mount Pleasant Showgrounds (Talunga Park).
This weekly food market is run by the community providing a wonderful variety of affordable local food. Whether you're a local or a visitor to the region, this not-for-profit market gives you a fantastic food shopping experience with scrumptious breakfast on offer, trouble-free parking (for an optional gold coin donation per car), a chance to chat with the producers and fabulous tastings.
Come early and fill up on deliciously hot cooked breakfasts using fresh ingredients locally produced before you start your shopping venture. Then when you've satisfied your tummy, shop here for all sorts of things fresh: flowers and seedlings, fruit and vegetables, local farm produce, bread and other baked goods, and seafood. Stock up on your weekly meat, dairy and eggs essentials. Pantry staples such as honey, jams, olive oil and organic coffee are also available.
These markets support small family farms and businesses as well as community groups. All gold coin donations for onsite parking have already gone to various community groups such as Friends of Mount Pleasant Hospital Inc, various schools and clubs. What's more, if you've been here and you like what you see, why not consider a membership which will give you lots of benefits such as a 10% discount on produce, newsletters and special offers.
So pop by these fabulous markets for some fresh local goodies and you'll want to come back for more.