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Check out what’s happening at the market and what events we’ve got coming soon.

Passionate about the Market and Minimising Waste?
Passionate about the Market and Minimising Waste? 25 January 2018 Every week our wonderful, loyal and dedicated volunteers ensure that our waste streams do not get contaminated at the market. We would love to expand this team and are calling for volunteers. It's a couple of hours every month or fortnight - you dec…
Our Food Network Harvest
Our Food Network Harvest 25 January 2018 Neighbourhood Food Harvest is GO! Our main project to harvest food by neighbours within Dunedin neighbourhoods is set to kick off with lots of delicious fruit being ready for the picking.In previous years we have donated most of the fruit to Presbyt…
Railway Station - trial closure information and feedback
Railway Station - trial closure information and feedback 24 January 2018 The Dunedin City Council will be closing the space in front of the Railway Station to vehicles as part of a short trial this week.  For some time, DCC has received feedback on the impact of parked buses and vehicles on the Railway Station’s appearanc…
Produce Bags
Produce Bags 14 December 2017 Remember to pick up your recycled net curtain produce bags from the site office. At this time of year with so many tasty fruit at the market there are too many reasons not to have some. We are asking for a gold coin donation for these so that we can …
Christmas Market 2017
Christmas Market 2017 14 December 2017 The best and freshest produce for your Christmas table. Strawberries, raspberries, cherries, stonefruit, new potatoes, peas, broad beans, zucchinis, spring carrots, honey comb .... And if you're getting desperate there are some fabulous gift ideas …
Selwyn Shanks Knife Sharpening
Selwyn Shanks Knife Sharpening 07 December 2017 Remember to bring your kitchen knives, scissors and gardening tools as Selwyn Shanks will be on the platform with his sharpening service. this week. It’s a good idea to drop items off when you arrive and gather them up as you leave and, as always, b…
Revival Food Co. Final Week
Revival Food Co. Final Week 07 December 2017 Hello everyone, This weekend is my final day trading at the Otago Farmers Market.  The last couple of years have been such a joy, I have loved meeting you all and forming relationships with both vendors and customers.  My next venture involves trad…
This week at Otago Organics Its Christmas Tree Time
This week at Otago Organics Its Christmas Tree Time 07 December 2017 As we have done every year, from now until 23 December we will be offering freshly cut Christmas Trees harvested from our property . Come and see what we have this week or tell us what you want and place an order for next week. All sizes can be cater…
Waste Less Living
Waste Less Living 15 September 2017 It is happening this Saturday! we are so excited to get together and show off some great creative ways of reducing waste surrounding food and the market. It's really a necessity to visit the market this week and get inspired. So, whats going on? B…
Kiwi As, a farewell
Kiwi As, a farewell 14 September 2017 As we embrace the start of Spring, Kiwi As is sad to say they will be finishing at the market next weekend the 16th September. After 11 years of markets around the country and a lot of juggling with a young daughter over the last 5 years, its time to…
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