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Published September 12th 2014
Find everything you need at the Organic Markets
Spring has finally arrived and summer is close by and this means fresh produce galore!
Below is the list of the top free entrance organic produce markets around Sydney.
1. Kings Cross Organic Markets (Every Saturday)
When: 13 September 2014 – 20 December 2014 – 8am-2pm Where: Fitzroy Gardens, Macleay Street, Potts Point Details: The iconic El Alamein Fountain being its backdrop, Kings Cross Markets offers organic and conventional fruit and vegetables, homebaked goods, savoury goods, fresh flowers and plants. You can grab a coffee and bite to eat here too.
2. Rouse Hill Organic Markets (Every Saturday)
When: 13 September 2014 – 20 December 2014 – 9am-2pm Where: Market Square, Cnr Market Lane & Tempus St, Rouse Hill Details: Covered market so it can trade rain, hail or shine. There is certified and conventional fruit and vegetables, grass fed beef, gluten free goodies, soy candles, plants, and specialised gourmet delights (stuffed olives, artisan breads etc). It is close to public transport
When: 13 September 2014 – 20 December 2014 – 8:30am-1pm Where: Chatswood Public School, Pacific Hwy, Chatswood Details: Offers organic fruit and vegetables, artisan breads, some of the best coffee to be found, yummy egg and bacon rolls to enjoy while you browse. It is undercover.
4. Riverside Organic Markets (Every Saturday)
When: 13 September 2014 – 20 December 2014 – 9am-1pm
Where: Riverside Girls High School, Cnr Victoria & Huntleys Point Rd, Gladesville
Details: This one is for the whole family, while you shop the kids are kept entertained with a jumping castle. Organic and conventional fruit and vegetables, artisan including gluten free breads, gourmet produce, grass fed beef, free range eggs and organic skin care are at the markets.
5. Frenchs Forest Organic Markets (Every Sunday)
When: 14 September 2014 – 21 December 2014 – 8am-1pm
Where: 35 Frenchs Forest Rd, Frenchs Forest
Details: An expansive range of organic fruit and vegetables, seasonal produce such as garlic and feijoa, free range eggs, grass fed beef, gourmet delights, eco friendly mind body and spirit products, gluten free goodies, plants, medicinal herbs and the list goes on.
When: 18 September 2014 – 18 December 2014 – 8am-4pm
Where: Hornsby Mall, Florence & Hunter Streets, Hornsby
Details: Certified and conventional fruit and vegetables, chutneys, nuts, grass fed beef, plants, eco products, fair trade and more.
7. Double Bay Organic Markets (Every Thursdays)
When: 18 September 2014 – 18 December 2014 - 9am-2pm
Where: Guilfoyle Park, Guilfoyle Ave, Double Bay
Details: Organic and conventional fruit and vegetables, seriously scrummy condiments (meet the chef!), grab some Gozleme for lunch or pulled pork rolls, jumping castles, pony rides and baby animal farm to keep the kiddies entertained while you pick up fresh produce.
When: 21 September 2014 – 21 December 2014 - 8:30am- 3pm
Where: Addison Road Centre, 142 Addison Rd, Marrickville
Details: Organic fruit and vegetables, milk, cheeses, wines, breads, pastries, cakes and other sweet goodies, smoked fish, Thai food, crepes, coffee and pies.
9. Bondi Farmers Market (Every Saturday)
When: 9am- 1pm
Where: Bondi Beach Public School, Campbell Pde, Bondi Beach
Details: Organic fruit and vegetables, organically grown meat & poultry, just picked flowers, artisan breads, homemade jams, farmstead cheeses, seafood, olive oils, herbs, spices and much more.
10.Penrith Farmers and Fine Foods Market (1st Saturday of the month)
Where: Civic Centre, 597 High St, Penrith
Details: 30 stalls of organic fresh produce, fruit and vegetables, lamb, beef, duck, cheese, honey, cakes, health snacks, gluten free goodies, breads, fish, wines, salad leaves, cherry pies and much more
Great review. Have been to some of these markets, and you have now promoted my resolution to visit the others.
Also, EQ Markets, which although not totally organic has a couple of organic Fruit and Veg stalls that are there every Saturday and Wednesday.
And, north Sydney farmers market which is the third Saturday of every month. Again not totally organic, but there are number of organic providores and growers.