Yarra Valley Regional Food Group Farmers’ Market’

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The Yerra Valley Regional Food Group Farmers’ Market is held on the 3rd Sunday every month between 9 am and 2.00pm at Yering Station historic barn. The place is lively with plenty of chatter, food tastings, visual feast of an array of foods, tantalizing aromas, flavours and flowers. You can shop for fresh fruits of the season, gourmet sausages, pork, meat, biscuits, bread, juices, chocolates, cakes, chutneys, jams, tea, coffee, and lot more. Put together, you can enjoy a one-stop shopping experience at the YVRFG market and you are always encouraged to interact with the producer or farmer responsible for the product that you are interested in.

YVRFG market is presently the longest running among monthly markets and it presents you the opportunity to buy straight from the farmer in the knowledge that it is fresh produce with the least food miles. Apart from shopping at the market, you have plenty to do on your day out in this region. As you move up and down the valley, you can immerse yourself in the ecletic villages and magical gardens of Dandenong Ranges. From the city, it is just a short drive but you are sure to get the feel of a world away. There are also renowned restaurants and historic wineries , ornamental gardens and nature parks in the vicinity. Yerra valley is also renowned for production of cool climate wines and home to brewers, chefs, distillers and cider makers. As you go about stocking up at the farm gates, you can also taste some regional favourites at eateries and cellar doors.

Location:

38 Melba Hwy
Yarra Glen VIC 3775

Website: yarravalleyfood.com.au/farmers-market.asp

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