30 Bananas a Day!

Hi fellow fruit-munchers,

I will soon be travelling to Queensland and staying around the Brisbane and Gold Coast areas. So excited and can't wait to eat all the fruit there!

Does anyone recommend particular markets or anything for produce quality/taste/value for money/organic options?

Would really appreciate your advice!

Thanks,

Amy

Views: 223

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Thanks Derek!! 

Yeah I'm keen to find out what's on the Gold Coast too so if anyone knows some great cheap sources of bulk fruit, I'd be grateful to learn of them. We have 6 kids.

I think there is a fruit market on Sunday mornings at Miami High.
http://www.truelocal.com.au/business/miami-organic-farmers-market/m...

Hi Amy,

Well done in choosing South East QLD as your travel destination. I have lived here my whole life and can guarantee you won't be disappointed with the kind people, great food, clean environment and excellent weather, especially at this time of year.

As others have mentioned on the Gold Coast there a few farmer's market to choose from, the main one's being at Miami on Sunday and Burleigh on Saturday. In Brisbane the biggest and best value is probably the Rocklea markets on Wednesday evening and Saturday morning. Also worth a look are the Moggill and Kelvin Grove markets on Saturday morning and Northey Street Organic Market on Sunday. Some good value produce (and the more exotic fruits) can generally be found in the Asian food market centres at Darra, Inala and Sunnybank.

So when are you planning on being in the region and where are you coming from? 

Hi Brett,

Thank you for your detailed response!

I am from melbourne and spent the last two weeks in Broadbeach and Brisbane, I also went down to Byron Bay briefly. I loved Queensland so much that I am giving serious consideration to moving there once I have finished uni. 

I am back home now but will check out the markets you suggested when I return, hopefully next year! I should have had the foresight to put this query up on 30bad earlier.

Thanks for your help =)

mackay hopefully, well thats where i plan to visit and maybe move some day...the quality of organic fruit is pretty poor here(australia) to be honest. If only there were more demand for organic fruit and veg here, i mean, my local organic store had the same batch of bananas for a solid week, i practically bought all of them lol

RSS

About

TheBananaGirl created this Ning Network.

30BaD Search

Latest Activity

ednshell and Melissa Grace are now friends
Monday
Melissa Grace replied to Malorey Adams's discussion Is the raw till 4 diet helpful to those with autism?
Monday
I'm 100% RAW:) and frugivore. replied to Dan Leusink's discussion Have near death experiences inspired others to seek this lifestyle?
Monday
Melissa Grace replied to Dan Leusink's discussion Have near death experiences inspired others to seek this lifestyle?
Monday
Melissa Grace left a comment for Valentin Otto
Monday
Melissa Grace posted a status
"Wishing for interest in Kins Domains amoung raw vegans. I know that in all climates there are methods of returning to our pristine origins."
Monday
PK left a comment for Windlord
Sunday
OrganicMark posted a status
"Doctors Speak Out - Frontline Doctors, Press Conference, D.C. - 28 July 2020 - Day after censorship #truth #light https://j.mp/2P7j7bC"
Jul 30
OrganicMark posted a status
"The Big Tech CENSORSHIP SCANDAL is Going Just As Viral As The BANNED DOCTORS VIDEO!! #awakening #peace #truth #light https://j.mp/2Dk7pru"
Jul 30
OrganicMark posted a status
"Bill Gates & Fauci!!!! The Truth Is Here and People Need to Take This Worldwide #awakening #peace #truth #love #light https://j.mp/39DNjnV"
Jul 29
Made posted a discussion
Jul 27
Ryan S and Jean-Marc are now friends
Jul 26
Shvara posted a status
"I am for pineapple!"
Jul 23
Shvara posted a blog post
Jul 23
Valentin Otto left a comment for Shvara
Jul 22
Valentin Otto left a comment for Shvara
Jul 22

© 2020   Created by TheBananaGirl.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service