Local Shoalhaven growers at Nowra Farmers Market
Nowra Farmers Market’s commitment to providing the freshest produce is coupled with a desire to support local businesses and farmers in the Shoalhaven region. Our relationship with nearby growers means they’re able to get stock from farm-to-shelf within 24 hours of harvesting. Here, a brief rundown of some of our ever-growing local suppliers.
Terara Farm, Terara, NSW
A hobby farm managed by a group of South Coast locals, the land is leased from a Terara local in exchange for fresh produce. The farm grows spinach, pumpkins, carrots, shallots, beetroots, rhubarb, potatoes and cauliflower. Their vegetables often make it to Nowra Farmers Market on the same day they are picked!
Ridge Raven Eggs, Tomerong, NSW
Owned by the Dunbar family, this farm has a cruelty-free approach to rearing chickens. Their chickens graze happily on the lush green pastures of Tomerong and receive no growth hormones or stimulants. You can find their free-range eggs in the cold section of Nowra Farmers Market.
Pointer Mountain Honey, Ulladulla, NSW
This honey farm in nearby Ulladulla produces uniquely flavoured honeycomb and a delicious array of honey varieties, including creamed honey.
Mid Western, Shoalhaven, NSW
Another brand of locally produced honey, Mid Western’s range is delivered direct to Nowra Farmers Market’s door.
Sydney Orchids, Shoalhaven, NSW
George from Sydney Orchids grows gorgeous flowers and plants in the Shoalhaven hinterland. His freshly picked flowers and plants are dropped off to us on the same day they are picked – no freezers needed!
Wild Flower Artist, Kangaroo Valley, NSW
Edward at Kangaroo Valley supplies Nowra Farmers Market with a unique range of flowers, including King Proteas.
Berry Sourdough, Berry, NSW
A South Coast favourite, Berry Sourdough Café and Milkwood Bakery are renowned for their breads, pastries, cakes and savouries. Nowra Farmers Market proudly stock their freshly baked, slow-fermented artisan sourdough bread varieties, which have been kneaded by hand.
Marie’s Farm, Terara, NSW
Marie harvests her organically grown citrus fruit, carefully packing each orange, lemon and lime before sending them off to Nowra Farmers Market the same day they are picked.
1910 Bottling Company, Shoalhaven, NSW
Situated in Wildes Meadow, the 1910 Bottling Company specialises in creating uniquely flavoured preserves with organic ingredients. Delicacies like preserved lemons and rhubarb in honey come to NFM beautifully packaged in antique-style bottles.
Love my Earth, Kiama, NSW
Kiama local Jess Holdsworth is an advocate of clean, healthy living and uses ingredients such as buckwheat flour, puffed amaranths, chana dal and jaggery powder in her unique range of organic spices, which is sold at NFM.
Black Cockatoo, Bomaderry, NSW
Nowra-Bomaderry’s Aboriginal name is black cockatoo, which is a fitting label for this small family-run business. A local mother and daughter team create the tasty organic relishes and mustards you see on the shelves at NFM.