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Saturday October 2

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  • Acorn and Squirrel

    PRODUCER Kenny. About Acorn and Squirrel – Miss Kenny lovingly handmakes earrings to suit every mood and season. Each set a fashion miniature yo…
  • Aussie Oggie

    PRODUCER Keiran King. Cornish pasties & Homemade Pies Nothing keeps out the Winter chill or gives you more energy when it’s hot than a nutri…
  • Australian Natural Farmers Pantry

    PRODUCER Lena. Legumes, Nuts, Dried Fruit, Spices and Ingredients Natural Farmers Pantry sell nuts, spices, legumes, beans, cereals and dried fru…
  • BECS Shed

    PRODUCER Alan Anton. Sausages There’s nothing like a sauasge in a piece of bread to set the mood for some morning shopping at THE BRIDGE MARKET. …
  • Blue Bay Cheese

    PRODUCER Mary. Gourmet Cheeses and milks Located in the beautiful Mornington Peninsula, Blue Bay produces handmade and award-winning dairy prod…
  • Brutanik

    PRODUCER Kelly. Handcrafted Concrete Planters Fabulous planters made with creativity, passion, and love. Inspired by modernist/ brutalist design…
  • Children of the Corn

    PRODUCER Rinsha Gunness. Tacos and… Wild combinations, daring takes, and substantial favourites. Children of the Corn is experiential street f…
  • Cornish Cream Fudge

    PRODUCER Mitchell Barker. Divine Creamy Fudge Cornish Cream Fudge is made from double cream, butter, sugar, and syrup to a traditional Cornish r…
  • de’ bees

    PRODUCER Maddison. Handcrafted beeswax balms and candles deโ€™bees is a boutique collection of luxurious, natural beeswax balms and candles. Made …
  • Dutch Cookies and Chai

    PRODUCER Robyn Mensch. Dutch Cookies and Chai Tea Robyn Mensch makes Dutch baked goods, including syrup waffles (stroopwafels) and cinnamon maca…
  • Enga Coffee

    PRODUCER Steph Pyalanda. Coffee Single-origin Papuan New Guinea Highlands coffee, roasted to perfection so that you can enjoy the taste of coffe…
  • Fergys

    PRODUCER Dan Kagan. Baked Goods – If youโ€™re after beautifully baked artisan sourdough breads, croissants, donuts, tarts, protein balls, cookies …
  • Gorgeous George Probiotics

    PRODUCER Adam Court. Kombucha, Dips, Pesto Gorgeous George began making his probiotic dual brain-boosting, immune lifting sauerkrauts and Kombuc…
  • Harmony Garlic

    PRODUCER Brian Woodstock. Garlic, Ginger, Tumeric – “Our garlic is grown using organic principles and is completely chemical free.ย ย  It is 100% …
  • I&J Produce

    PRODUCERS Carlee & Jane. Fruit and Vegetables Market basics, fantastic produce. If you are looking to stock up with fruit and vegetables, don’t …
  • Langdale Orchards

    PRODUCER Carol. Fresh Fruit Langdale Orchards established in 1858 grows a variety of apples and pears including the popular Pink lady and Fuji ap…
  • Limotti Gourmet Puffs

    PRODUCER Mathew Limotti. Gourmet Puffs Gourmet puffs freshly popped.ย  Made from rice and wholemeal flour, watching and then hearing the puffs be…
  • Masala Valley

    PRODUCER Asif Paul. Curly Fries An absolute, dyed in the wool BRIDGE MARKET favourite. Without a curly potato stick in hand it’s not the same. …
  • Mia and Talbot

    PRODUCER Leah. Hand Poured Candles & Gifts Leah from Mia & Talbot is renown for her divinely scented soy candles and giftware products. …
  • Moorabool River Beef

    PRODUCERS Joanna & David Nelson. Beef Perfect beef, from perfectly contented herds. If you really care about where your food comes from and qua…
  • Reus Nursery

    NAME PENDING Nursery Florist For 3 generations Reus Nursery has been supplying fresh cut flowers in Ballarat and throughout Victoria. Send a me…
  • Rita and Leos Plants

    PRODUCER Rita. Nursery Plants Rita & Leo run a hobby nursery in Diggers rest. It’s a market must to spend a while browsing their brilliant v…
  • Salami Shack

    PRODUCER Alex. Salamis & Mettwursts Specialising in salami and mettwurst, we bring you a variety of meats – traditional beef & pork, lean be…
  • Steffen Fine Food

    PRODUCER Anette Steffen. Gourmet Biscuits, Cakes and Jams Utterly delicious. Really traditional European quality biscuits, cakes, and treats. Fl…
  • The Dumpling Man

    PRODUCERS Victor & Lynn Dumplings Market-goers often make a beeline direct to Victor the dumpling man. Hot, plump, tasty dumplings ready to go, …
  • Tims Toasties

    PRODUCER Tim. Gourmet Toasties Locally baked sourdough, mad creativity and you have a Tim Bone toastie. Deliciously deep cheesy combinations of …
  • Uncle Mungos

    PRODUCERS Lily & Uncle Mungo. Hot, Sauces, Jerky, Rubs Uncle Mungo crafts his mega-hot, special edition and far from boring sauces in a secret f…
  • We Bar None

    PRODUCER Ellen Burns. Health Food Snacks Ellen Burns is the creator of delicious, nutritious, filling and ethical snacks and crackers. Six delic…
  • White Swan Eggs

    PRODUCER Joel Owens. Eggs We are a family-owned Free Range Egg business, located 8 minutes on the outskirts of Ballarat from the CBD. We have be…
  • Yarra Valley Gourmet Sausages

    PRODUCER Luke. Gourmet Sausages Many of our regular market supporters will be pleased to know that Lockton Gourmet Sausages have rebranded. Bren…
  • Yarra Valley Produce

    PRODUCER Caroline. Berries Delightful! Perfect berries that always sell out a bit too quickly. Everyone at the market knows to get in early. Qua…

    โค๏ธ Real people, โค๏ธ real community

    โ€œAwesome Farmer’s & Makers Market, first Saturday of every month, loads of great stalls and wonderful community spirit, if you’re in the area highly recommend a visit!โ€


    Libby Lake

    โ€œLots of organic & gourmet food options.โ€


    David Westaway

    โ€œAmazingย  honey and produce available and the fudge is great too.โ€


    Glenys Carmichael

    โ€œOne of Ballarat’s best markets for fresh produce.โ€


    Michael Jones

    โ€œFamily friendly with a animal farm and jumping castles. Buskers, food carts and supporting our farmers and small businesses definitely worth a visit.โ€


    Kara Devine

    โ€œGreat day at the market today. Really lovely vibe with the Ukulele Band. The stall holders were friendly with quality produce and I enjoyed wandering the designer stalls. The truffles were amazing too!โ€


    Jarnia Cameron

    an abundant community marketplace

    This accessible market is only an hour and a bit from Melbourne

    You’re welcome

    So much to see and do

    ๐Ÿ’šThe Bridge Market๐ŸŒผ is a Farmers Market held on the first Saturday of the month at Ballarat Bridge Mall. ๐Ÿ˜
    Support our community event ๐Ÿ’• by subscribing to our newsletter on our website to stay in the loop for future event announcements. ๐Ÿ‘‡
    #shopthebridge #thebridgemarket #farmers #market #ballarat #shoplocal

    Aussie Oggie Pasty Company ๐Ÿฅง ๐Ÿ’•
    If you've been missing for your favourite market pastry treat, you can order your Aussie Oggie fresh pies and Cornish pasties online.
    Free delivery within the Ballarat area ๐Ÿš˜. (Minimum order $20 - postcodes 3350, 3355, 3356, 3357)
    โžก๏ธ Order online for delivery Thursday, Friday & Saturday afternoons this week.
    โœ… Aussie Oggie Bakehouse is open for takeaway Cornish Pasties, gourmet pies, family meal options, pizza bases, coffee & sweet treats ๐ŸฅŸ๐Ÿฅง๐Ÿ˜ท
    Thursday & Friday 9am - 3pm + Saturday 9am - 1pm

    #community #thebridgemarket #bridgemall #farmers #market #ballarat #aussieoggie #pasties #pies

    MARKET CANCELLED this Saturday September 4th

    Our September 4th market is cancelled, due to the ongoing necessity of lockdown conditions in the State of Victoria.

    Take care of yourself and we really hope๐Ÿคž to see you on the next market date October 2 at โค๏ธ THE BRIDGE, 9 am-1 pm.

    The Bridge Market Giveaway Winner ๐Ÿง…๐Ÿฅฆ๐Ÿฅ•๐Ÿ†
    Congratulations ๐Ÿฅฐ Meegan, winner of our Market Giveaway. A tub filled with an assortment of whole foods from the Australian Natural Farmers Pantry. ๐Ÿ’š

    Meegan was nominated to win this prize by Fiona as a birthday present. Thank you to all who entered. ๐Ÿ‘

    As we have cancelled our August 7th market, we have contacted the winner to arrange an alternative date for prize pick up. ๐Ÿ™

    See you next market September 4 at The Bridge, 9am-1pm. ๐Ÿ˜ท

    Make sure to save the date and come back to support so many local businesses who would appreciate it so much. Stay safe.๐ŸŒผ

    #thebridgemarket #shoplocal #community #bridge #mall #ballarat #lovethebridge #farmers #market

    Our August 7th market is canceled, due to the latest Victorian Government Lockdown announcement.
    We're so disappointed, it impacts so many in our community.

    If you've come to love our beautiful market produce and goods as much as we do, you can support our market stallholders by contacting them on ๐Ÿ’š THE BRIDGE MARKET ๐ŸŒผ website. Click on the Producer you want to contact and send them an email using the form. You can send them any specific requests or find out more about your market favourites. ๐Ÿ’•

    #shoplocal #community #bridge #mall #ballarat #lovethebridge #farmers #market

    Our August 7th market is canceled, due to the latest Victorian Government announcement. ๐Ÿ™
    Weโ€™d love to see you at the next market, when the weather is heading into Spring. We were looking forward to our favourite fresh food supplies this Saturday, but we know we can do this Victoria. So we'll see you next time September 4 at The Bridge, 9am-1pm. Make sure to save the date and come back to support so many local businesses who would appreciate it so much. See you September 4th ๐ŸŒผ
    #community #ballarat #bridge #mall #ballarat #lovethebridge #farmers #market

    Langdale Orchards will be at The Bridge this Saturday with their beautiful fresh apples and pears. ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŽ ๐Ÿ
    Buy fresh and support local businesses. Saturday August 7th 9am-1pm. ๐Ÿ˜Š

    #shopthebridge #langdale #orchards #apples #farmers #market #ballarat #bridgemall

    I&J Produce will be at ๐Ÿ’š The Bridge Farmers Market this Saturday with cauliflower, ๐Ÿฅฆ broccoli, ๐Ÿฅ• carrots, celery, ๐Ÿฅ” potatoes, capsicum, ๐Ÿ† eggplant, spinach, ๐Ÿฅฌ kale, beetroot, silver beet, Brussel sprouts, leeks, spring onions, ๐Ÿง… onions, parsnips and cabbage. Jan and her team bring the freshest quality produce for our market, you can taste the difference to standard supermarket veg. ๐Ÿ˜‹

    #shopthebridge #iandjproduce #farmers #market #ballarat #shoplocal #vegetables

    Yarra Valley Berries will be back at โค The Bridge this Saturday to provide our winter berry fix. ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ‡๐ŸŒฟ

    Full berry season is still a few months away, good news, Caroline will have premium jams, (strawberry, raspberry, blackberry & fig), fresh strawberries and frozen blueberries & raspberries. Perfect for comforting winter desserts! ๐Ÿฐ ๐Ÿฅฎ ๐Ÿ˜‹

    #shopthebridge #yarravalley #berries #farmers #market #ballarat #bridgemall

    Market Giveaway ๐Ÿ’
    We're giving away to one lucky winner, an assortment of whole foods from the Australian Natural Farmers Pantry. Along with the farmers market metal tub. If you'd like to win this ๐Ÿ’š healthy fresh produce prize head over to our Facebook page to enter.
    Natural Farmers Pantry sell nuts, spices, legumes, beans, cereals, tea and dried fruit Australia wide. Make sure to check out their huge range of tasty supplies including lots of organic options, this Saturday. ๐Ÿ˜ท

    #shopthebridge #bridge #farmers #market #berries #ballarat #shoplocal

    Have you tried Yarra Valley Gourmet Sausages?
    Formerly known as Lockton Gourmet Sausages. ๐ŸŒญ๐ŸŒญ Luke from Yarra Valley Gourmet Sausages will be at โค๏ธ The Bridge this Saturday August 7th , 9am-1pm with an amazing range of gourmet sausages. ๐Ÿ˜‹ Come and see what all the fuss is about. ๐Ÿ’– If you're looking for a new favourite winter dish, try anyone of their delicious tasty snags as your starting point. ๐Ÿฝ

    All the sausages are low in fat, and gluten free. ๐Ÿ’š
    The range includes Gervasoni Bullboar, South African Boerewors, ๐Ÿ’ƒ Spanish Chorizo, Italian Fennel & Pork, ๐ŸŒฟ Pork Pumpkin & Leek, ๐Ÿง… Traditional English Pork, South African Pork Eskort, ๐Ÿท Pork Apple Sage & Orange, Chicken Spinach & Pinenut, ๐Ÿฏ Honey Mustard Chicken, Chicken Cheese & Asparagus, Chicken Souvlaki, ๐Ÿฅ™ Lemon ๐Ÿ‹ Pepper Chicken, ๐Ÿ” Green Thai Curry Chicken, Chicken Cheese & Chive, Aromatic Thai Chicken, Mild Chicken Curry, ๐ŸŒถ Red Thai Chilli Beef, ๐Ÿ„ Beef Sun-dried Tomato & Basil, Black-eyed Beef, Madras Beef Curry with Cheese, ๐Ÿง€ Farmhouse Beef, Turkey Cranberry & Basil, ๐ŸŒฑHoisin Duck, Duck a l'Orange, ๐ŸŠ Tropical Pizza.๐ŸŒด
    What's your favourite?

    #thebridgemarket #farmers #market #ballarat #shoplocal #yarravalley #gourmet #sausages

    ๐Ÿ’š The Bridge Market ๐ŸŒผ is on again Saturday 7th August, 9am-1pm. ๐Ÿ˜ Come along for some of the best quality produce and gourmet treats ๐Ÿฉ on offer. Make sure to rug up, ๐Ÿงฃ bring your ๐Ÿ˜ท masks and lots of bags, ๐Ÿ› there'll be plenty of fresh veg, meat, whole-foods and so much more on offer. ๐Ÿง… ๐Ÿฅฆ ๐Ÿฅš ๐Ÿ“

    ๐Ÿ™Œ Thank you for supporting local businesses. โœจ Signup to our monthly newsletter for fresh updates on what's on offer, and never miss a market again. ๐Ÿ˜‹

    #thebridgemarket #bridge #mall #farmers #market #ballarat #community #shoplocal

    The Bridge Market Giveaway Winner ๐Ÿ’๐ŸŒฟ
    Thanks Lynda Cotching and Lucas for shopping The Bridge Market. ๐Ÿ™Œ
    We hope you both enjoy the fresh veg from I &J Produce. ๐Ÿฅฆ๐Ÿง…๐Ÿฅ• With too much veg for the metal tub, the improvised shopping trolley worked a treat.

    ๐ŸŒผ Sign up to our newsletter for monthly updates about the freshest food in town.

    #thebridgemarket #farmers #market #ballarat #shoplocal #wholefoods

    Put on your Winter Woolies ๐Ÿงถ and come on down to ๐Ÿ’š
    The Bridge ๐ŸŒผ Market the giant chef is cooking up lots of fun. ๐Ÿ™ƒ

    #shoplocal #farmers #market #bridge #mall #ballarat

    The Bridge Market Giveaway Winner ๐Ÿง…๐Ÿฅฆ๐Ÿฅ•๐Ÿ†
    Congratulations ๐Ÿฅฐ Lynda Cotching, winner of our July Market Giveaway, A market bucket filled with fresh veggies from I&J Produce. ๐Ÿ’š
    Your prize will be ready for collection at the market Saturday July 3rd, from 11am. Our market volunteers will assist you to collect your prize. ๐Ÿ™‚
    Thanks ๐Ÿ‘ to everyone who entered, we hope to see you all at The Bridge tomorrow.

    #thebridgemarket #farmers #market #ballarat #shoplocal

    The Bridge Market is on this Saturday July 3rd 9am-1pm
    Our stallholders include, Acorn & Squirrel, Aussie Oggie Pastry, BECS BBQ, Children of the Corn, Country Crafts, De'bee Signature Balms, Dutch Cookies & Chai, Enga Coffee Roasters, Fergy's Artisan Bread, Gorgeous George Probiotics, Harmony Garlic, I&J Produce, Limotti Gourmet Puffs, Masala Vally Indian, Mia & Talbot, MegaJumps jumping castle, Moorabool River Beef, Rita & Leo Plants, Robinvale Estate Olive Oil, Steffen's Fine Foods, The Natural Farmers Pantry, Vacuums Ballarat,Victors Dumplings, White Swan Eggs, Yarra Valley Produce Farm, Yarra valley Gourmet Sausages.

    New stallholders - Paul's Healthy Manuka Honey, Fido Barkery Gourmet Pet Treats & Beast Bomb Co.

    Bring the kids Saturday and come and meet the Giant Chef at โค๏ธ THE BRIDGE ๐ŸŒผ MARKET. ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿณ They're ready to have fun and show you how they cook up their favourite meals. ๐Ÿฅฌ๐ŸŽ

    Vote for Your Favourite ๐Ÿงถ Yarn Bombing & Win! ๐Ÿ’
    Check out our Community Yarn Bombing installations at The Bridge, scan the QR code next to the number on the installation to get the voting form and submit your vote. ๐Ÿ—ณ Winners announced Saturday July 10th.

    Thank you for supporting our monthly market. Coming along to โค๏ธ THE BRIDGE MARKET means you're also supporting local community groups and independent local traders.

    While we endeavour to provide up to date information, stall holders attendance can alter on the day.

    DO NOT attend the market if unwell, if you have tested positive to Covid -19 in the last 30 days, if you have been in close contact with someone who is unwell, if you're waiting for Covid โ€“ 19 test results, if you are a close contact with someone who is awaiting test results or travelling from a hot zone.
    Customers must maintain 1.5 metres distance outdoors or 4 square metres distance indoors. Market QR code check in at stalls is required this Saturday. ๐Ÿ˜ท
    By attending the Bridge Mall Farmers and Makers Market, you agree to abide by these terms and conditions. ๐Ÿ™

    We look forward to seeing you Saturday.

    #shopthebridge #thebridgemarket #farmers #market #ballarat #shoplocal

    Dan from Fergy's Artisan Bread will be bringing his freshly baked loaves, pastries and gourmet treats to The Bridge tomorrow. ๐Ÿฅ– ๐Ÿฅฏ Make sure to visit early, their fresh baked goods are always so popular. Especially in Winter ๐Ÿ’•

    #shopthebridge #fergys #artisan #bread #pastries #shoplocal #ballarat

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