HOURS 7.45am to 12 noon - CHRISTMAS MARKET NEXT SATURDAY 14th DECEMBER - CHRISTMAS HAMPERS DRAWN at 10.15am Eftpos is available at the Market. FRESH & LOCAL, DIRECT from the GROWER to you - 52 WEEKS of the YEAR rain, hail or shine.
Come meet some of the Cadets who will be travelling to Canada in 2014 as part of the 'FRIENDSHIP EXCHANGE'
For Saturday 7th December 2013 ENTERTAINMENTbooked for this Saturday is NO LICENCE - Gerry and Max. This duo are passionate about entertaining you especially at the Market.They play a mix of country and folk tunes, with instrumentals on the guitars and banjo.
Christmas Hamper Tickets are all go! $2 each. Come and meet some of the Cadets who will be travelling to Canada next year as part of the 'Friendship Exchange'. This years Christmas Hamper recipients are the Canex - Armed Forces Cadet Units. Tickets drawn 14th December - Christmas Market.
WHATS IN THIS WEEK .........??????
This week we are right into the berry fruits with sweet boysenberries - Ranui variety available from WHAKABERRY and BRUNTWOOD GARDENS. Bruntwood also have RASPBERRIES ready now. Just try not to eat them on the way home! Strawberries are available in 'shoe box' volumes or punnets at SIMPLY STRAWBERRIES. Pick up your fresh ORGANIC CREAM or PLAIN ORGANIC YOGHURT at GREEN VALLEY DAIRIES and then you have freshness at its best.
NEW SEASON GARLIC - just what you have been waiting for and available at CONEY'S AVOCADOS in the Arundel Street entrance area.
MAMAKU BLUE will be with us with the frozen BLUEBERRIES. The fresh season is due to start approximately in the 2nd week of January.
SPRING VALLEY ORCHARD have very good supplies of RHUBARB. Prepare it now for the freezer so you have plenty in winter when the growth is slower. $3 a bundle.
WALNUT WOODLAND will be in next week. Remember we have just had a 5 week month - stretching out their fortnightly visit.
Don't forget to visit Nita at RAW PAWZ to wish them a HAPPY 3rd BIRTHDAY and check out their birthday specials.
POTATO POWER have BEETROOT at $3 a bunch and plenty of the dark green variety of CURLY KALE
SMOKEY SEAFOODS are new to the Market, but you will recognise Mary who is there to help you with your choices. They will have FRESH FISH and more SCALLOPS this week. Located in the Arundel Street entrance area.
Our bakers in the Market have been very busy with the making of traditional Christmas treats. Christmas cakes, both large and small ones. Christmas tarts with tantilising flavours and chocolate selections make perfect gifts with a difference.
FLAVEUR BREADS have festive season CRANBERRY & PORT CHRISTMAS MINCE TARTS! Make sure you place your orders for Christmas.
WHOLLY COW is taking orders for CHRISTMAS HAMS and any other special cuts for the BBQ or the roasting pan. Talk to Kaye for ideas.
NEXT WEEK - Morton Lamb Walnut Woodland
Mr Green Fingers
White Goose Winery
Noels Orange Vinegar
MARKET PARKING. Parking wardens DO CHECK our streets!!
Watch how you park in regard to the footpaths in Arundel Street and DON'T PARK ON THE GRASS AREAS. PLEASE PLEASE do try out the parking availability in 5th AVENUE. DIRECT ACCESS to the SCHOOL grounds by the ADMINISTRATION BLOCK located by the ZEBRA CROSSING.
PLANT SPECIALISTS LYNCROFT NURSERIES - specialist in natives and culinary herb plants. KILLEN ROAD GROWERS - wide range of vegetable seedlings. ANNES PLANTS - perrenials and much more later in Spring.