Red Delicious and Granny Smith apples are once again on offer at the Slow Food Earth Markets, Maitland. The apples are unwaxed, freshly picked and have not been in cold storage. Join us (12.30pm to late afternoon). Local apples from Tilse Apple Orchard will be available for $4.00 a kilo near the Slow Food stand (at the Post Office end of the Levee). Please support our local growers through the purchase of these wonderful, freshly picked apples. Click here for full details.
This Year’s Dates
Jan to December dates are published on this page. These are projected dates for 2019. Please check back regularly for any changes.
- Market dates for 2019 are:
- 17 Jan
- 7 and 21 Feb
- 7 and 21 Mar
- 4 and 18 Apr
- 2 and 16 May
- 6 and 20 Jun
- 4 and 18 Jul
- 1 and 15 Aug
- 5 and 19 Sep
- 3 and 17 Oct
- 7 and 21 Nov
- 5 and 19 Dec
A few staples
Flour, bread, pastries, chickens (pasture-raised meat birds), eggs, honey.
Fruit and vegetables
Seasonal vegetables including watermelons, kale, kohl rabi, potatoes, beetroot, silverbeet, salad greens, onions, Asian greens, and warrigal greens,
Herbs and teas – fresh and dried
Fresh herbs, dried herbs, Asian herbs and locally produced artisan tea,
Maitland’s very own turmeric
Fresh turmeric (when in season) and dried turmeric (processed in Maitland).
From the bakery
Fosterton Farm biodynamic breads and pastries (sweet and savoury).
Chutneys and jams
Some more details
Please be aware that the produce can vary from market to market, depending on what our local farmers have available.
To see full details of our markets, including maps, ongoing dates, what to expect and other details, please visit our Talking Markets page.