Farmers’ Markets are a wonderful place to find fresh fruit and vegetables and other produce and buy it straight from the farmer or producer.
In Tasmania, these markets pop up on weekends all over the state and below is a listing of where you can find them.
Hobart and Southern Tasmania
Every Sunday from 9am to 1pm
Corner of Elizabeth and Melville Streets, Hobart
Every Saturday from 9am to 1pm over summer
Reopens in November 2013 – Cambridge Road in Bellerive Village
Every Saturday from 8.30am to 3pm
This market of course has a lot more than food, but includes many stalls of fresh food and produce.
Saturday mornings from 8.00am to 12 noon – from December through to Easter
Monthly over winter – check Facebook page for details
Willow Court Complex, New Norfolk
First Sunday of the month, from 9am to 1pm
Bream Creek Showgrounds, follow the signs. Approximately 40 minutes from Hobart.
Launceston and the North
Every Saturday from 8.30am to 12.30pm
Cimitiere St car park in Launceston (opposite the Grand Chancellor hotel between Cameron and Cimitiere streets)
First Saturday of the month, from 9am to 1pm (except November and January)
A mixed market that includes fresh produce.
Devonport and the North West
Second and fourth Saturdays of the month, from 9am to 1pm
Showgrounds in Gun Street, Devonport
First and third Saturdays of the month, from 8.30am to 12noon
Second and fourth Saturdays of the month, from 8.30am to 12noon
Wynyard Showground, Jackson Street