Farmers & Local Markets

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Artisans Fair, Canopy Bridge, Whangarei

© Artisans Fair, Canopy Bridge, Whangarei

Northland can claim to have two of the best farmers’ markets in the country - and certainly the first. Great place for an early breakfast & coffee!

Farmers Markets

Paihia Farmers Market

Village Green, Paihia
Every Thursday afternoon from 2pm till dusk. Buy fresh food, grown or produced within a defined local region, direct from the grower or producer.

Bay of Islands Farmers Market

Hobson Street Car Park, Kerikeri
Every Sunday morning from 8.30am - 12 noon. From weekly staples, to exotic treats and temptations, there’s something for everyone. Soak up the sights and smells and enjoy the live music.

Whangarei Growers Market - New Zealand’s first-ever farmers’ market!

Water Street, Whangarei
Every Saturday morning between 6.30am - 10.30am. Fresh, high quality local produce, much of it organic, all locally grown and sold personally by the growers. Fruit, vegetables, plants and flowers plus honey, eggs, organic beef and oyster producers.

Paparoa Farmer’s Market

Village Green, Paparoa Village
Every second Saturday morning. Casual vendors also sell fruit and vegetables in season, goat’s cheese, honey, flowers, organic garlic and garlic products.

Artisan Markets

Artisans Fair, Canopy Bridge - Town Basin, Whangarei

October - April
The largest and most vibrant Arts and Craft Market in Northland. Situated on the Canopy Bridge in the Town Basin, the Artisans Fair is filled to the brim with a wonderful array of colourful arts, crafts, music, food and people from across Northland and beyond. If you are coming through or visiting Whangarei this summer, the Artisans Fair needs to be on your itinerary as a place to experience.

Visit their website for dates.

Local Markets

The Old Packhouse Market, 505 Kerikeri Rd, Kerikeri

Every Saturday 8am – 1.30pm

With approximately 60 stalls showcasing the region’s fresh produce together with fabulous artisan products, The Old Packhouse Market is THE place to be on Saturday mornings.

The Market includes baked goods, street food, health foods, meats, seafood, wines, cheese, plants, flowers, deli lines, arts and crafts, and includes an in-house Market café and artisan bakery.

With many of the stalls under cover this is an all weather venue. Live entertainment by some of Northland’s best musicians is a weekly feature…..so for some great Northland hospitality, visit The Old Packhouse Market. There’s plenty of free parking!

Riverside Produce Market, Ad Focus Carpark, Dargaville

Every Thursday from 2.30pm - 5.30pm
A range of local produce and craft from kumara to chopping boards.

Mangawhai Market , Library Hall, Mangawhai Village

Every Saturday 9am - 1pm
A village market selling food and produce, plants, arts & crafts and books.

Mangawhai Beach & Country Market, Mangawhai Domain, Mangawhai

From mid October to April (Easter) only. Sunday’s 9am - 1pm
Quality goods, produce, souvenirs, arts & crafts, music, food,

Moerewa Market, Simpson Park Hall, Leaity Street, Moerewa

Third Saturday of every month from 8am - 12 Noon
Market focuses on this type of produce: Hot Hangi, Fruit & veg, flora & fauna, bric a brac.

Kaitaia Market

Open every Sat 7am-12pm in the Warehouse Car park.

Kawakawa Market, St John’s Car Park, Gillies Street, Kawakawa

First Sunday of every month from 7 - 11am
Arts & craft, fruit & veg, bric a brac.

Mangonui Village Market, Mangonui Memorial Hall, Doubtless Bay

Every Saturday morning 8am – 12 noon

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