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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 Debra Hormann PICTURED Maddison. Handcrafted beeswax balms and candles de’bees is a boutique collection of luxurious, natural beeswax …
  • 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 you’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…
  • Gourmet Puffs

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

    PRODUCER Brian Woodstock. Garlic, Ginger, Tumeric – “Our garlic is grown using organic principles and is completely chemical free.   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…
  • 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…

    ❤️ Real people, ❤️ real community

    “Awesome 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!”

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    Libby Lake

    “Lots of organic & gourmet food options.”

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    David Westaway

    “Amazing  honey and produce available and the fudge is great too.”

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    Glenys Carmichael

    “One of Ballarat’s best markets for fresh produce.”

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    Michael Jones

    “Family friendly with a animal farm and jumping castles. Buskers, food carts and supporting our farmers and small businesses definitely worth a visit.”

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    Kara Devine

    “Great 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!”

    ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    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

    Happy New Year! 🍒🍍🥝
    We look forward to seeing you all at our first market for the new year, Saturday 5th February 2022. 🙌
    We wish our market community a safe and happy holiday. 😊
    #thebridgemarket #ballarat #bridgemall
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    📆 Save the date.

    The next ❤️ BRIDGE FARMERS MARKET 🌼 is Saturday, February 5th 2022.

    The makers, producers, buskers and community groups will take a well deserved break in January and be back better than ever in February with more fresh produce, designer goods, music and sizzling sausages.

    You can check the other market dates for the year by going here
    https://thebridgemarket.com.au/market-info/

    We wish you a 🎄Merry Christmas🎄 and look forward to seeing you all in the the 🎉 New Year 🎉.

    Have a wonderful and safe Christmas everyone.

    See you next year!
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    Kate Miller, was the winner of our special Christmas Hamper at the Bridge Mall Christmas Market. 🌻 Here's Kate with her boys at 💚 THE BRIDGE, with their prize.
    Kate had already shopped the market and was kind enough to return to pick up her basket full of tasty goodies from our stall holders. The basket is from Betta Bargains at 💚 THE BRIDGE.

    We'd like to thank everyone who entered our Giveaway and we look forward to sharing more local Ballarat goodness with you in 2022, when our market returns 5th of February. We appreciate your support.🙏

    In the meantime to get monthly updates on stallholders, giveaways and more make sure to subscribe to our newsletter at
    https://thebridgemarket.com.au/

    Congratulation Kate we hope you enjoy all the amazing goodies with your loved ones this Christmas. 💝
    #shoplocal #ballarat #bridgemall
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    We are sad to say We Bar None Zero Waste Snacks cannot join us for today's market. 😞
    We'll miss you Ellen, see you next market.
    The good news is you cab still buy your tasty nutritious snacks online
    https://www.webarnone.com.au/
    #webarenone #zerowaste #snacks
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    Children of the Corn are serving our Oaxacan Chicken and their new Achiote Green Banana tacos from 9am -2pm. 😋🌮
    Our christmas hampers are ready for hot sauce and good food lovers!! 💝
    #childrenofthecorn #ballaratfarmersmarket #bridgemall #ballarat
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    Check out the award winning line up from Peerick Wines at the Market Saturday December 4th. A distinctive range of quality wines from the Pyrenees region. 😋🍷

    Peerick is a fusion of ancient cultures, spiritual connections and commitments to sustainability and biodiversity. They maintain a deep respect for the ancient and fragile country from which their wines are derived. 🙌

    Their name is derived from the Aboriginal word 'beer', a wild cat, was bestowed on the Pyrenees region by its traditional custodians, the Dja Dja Wurrung. Their beliefs and dreamtime stories , together with the trickle from Celtic culture , are proudly depicted on the wine labels. 😍
    #peerick #wine #thebridgemarket #bridgemall #ballarat
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    Tully's Christmas Cakes and Puddings will be at The Bridge Mall Christmas market selling their tasty Christmas fare. 🎀
    All quality ingredients, made locally. They''ll be selling lots of great Christmas gift boxes and treats for family and friends and festive spreads. 💝
    https://thebridgemarket.com.au/2021/12/02/tullys-cakes/
    #shoplocal #ballarat #christmas #cake
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    💚 THE BRIDGE MARKET is on this Saturday, December 4th, 2021💚

    Join us for the last 💚 THE BRIDGE farmers' market for the year. It's bound to be a super special market featuring Santas arrival at 10.00 am a mega-hamper giveaway and loads of free entertainment including Buskers, Jumping Castle, and The Fun Farm. The market hours have been extended until 2pm,

    🥐🍏 Buy direct from the farmers, bakers, growers, and makers.
    😻 Remember, by supporting our monthly market you're also supporting local community groups and independent local traders. It's been a challenging time for everyone in our community and it's more important than ever to shop local. 🙏 A safe community is our number one priority. 💕

    STALLHOLDERS THIS MONTH 💐
    This market at ❤️ THE BRIDGE, Saturday, December 4th, 9 am until 2 pm we will have A TUK, Acorn and squirrel , Allendale Alchemy, Aussie Oggie Pastry , BECS BBQ, BIG Cookie Co, Brandi K Designs, Children of the Corn, Cornish Cream Fudge, Country Crafts, De’bee Signature Balms, Duo guitar classics, Fergy's Artisan Breads , Fido Barkery, Fifty-One Promises and Rustling Flowers, Fun Farm, Gorgeous George Probiotics, Harmony Garlic, Hill Billy Chilli, I&J Produce, Johns Woodcraft, Keyhole publishing, Kyl & Co, Le Rose Scent, Limotti – Gourmet Puffs, Mary Top, Masala Valley Indian, Mega Jumps, Mia & Talbot candles, Namely Creations, Nanny made it, Paul's Healthy Honey, Reus Nursery, Rita & Leo Plants, Robinvale Estate, Rotary Wendouree Breakfast Club, Salute Oliva, Steffen's Fine Food, The Australian Natural Farmers Pantry, The Dumpling Man, Tims Toasties, Tully's Cakes, Ukelele Affair, Vacuums Ballarat, We Bar None, Westwillow, White Swan Eggs, Yarra Valley Gourmet Sausages, Yarra Valley Produce Farms 😊

    *While we endeavour to provide up-to-date information, stallholders' attendance can alter on the day.

    COVID-19 Restrictions in place
    Our market is held in accordance with the public health directives of the Victorian Government. Visit the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Victoria website for the latest updates.

    #thebridgemarket #christmas #bridgemall #ballarat
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    Enter now for a chance to win 💚THE BRIDGE MARKET🌼 Christmas edition Hamper. 💝

    We're giving away a load of Christmas Goodies. 🥰 Like and comment below this post to enter. 👍

    A lucky winner will be randomly drawn at the market this Saturday, 4th of December at midday. 🤸‍♀️ (We will contact the winner to arrange pickup at the market on Saturday 4th December from 12pm). 🎀 The prize must be picked up at the market, if you are unable to pick it up you must arrange someone🚶to pick it up on your behalf. One of our friendly market volunteers can assist you to collect 💐 your prize.

    🎁 Our awesome Christmas giveaway includes variety of market produce and Christmas 🎄treats including a Tully's Christmas cake, up to 40 serves of a rich fruity goodness in this 25cm traditional, organic fruit cake. Plus plenty of goodies from many of your market favourites including the design market with fresh food and gifts all made with love. 💕 Be in the running for this hamper worth over $200. We've got you covered this Christmas with this mega Christmas Giveaway. 🎅

    One Mega Christmas Hamper to be given away. Participants must be over 18 years years of age. This giveaway if not associated with Facebook or Instagram.

    #thebridgemarket #christmas #giveaway
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    THE BRIDGE MARKET - Christmas edition 🌺🌿
    Saturday 4th December 2021
    Ballarat Bridge Mall
    Stock up on all your market favourites for Christmas. We're having a special Christmas Edition Market with extended hours, Saturday 4th December 10am-2pm. Don’t miss this one, as kids of all ages will be delighted to greet.
    Santa & Mrs Claus who will be arriving at THE BRIDGE at 10am.
    They will be heading to Santa’s Kingdom where you are welcome to bring the kids to take a free Christmas photo with from 12.30pm. 🎅
    There’s plenty of free fun entertainment and local food to enjoy this Christmas at THE BRIDGE. If it is a unique gift or a special something for your Christmas spread, check out our Christmas edition market.
    By shopping THE BRIDGE MARKET you’re supporting local Ballarat businesses and community groups. 💖
    Enter the free prize draw for a Super Special Market Gift Hamper drawn at midday, 4th December 2021 at the market.
    The Bridge Community would like to thank everyone for supporting our local Farmers Market and wishes everyone a safe and happy new year.
    For more information visit thebridgemarket.com.au
    #ballarat #bridgemall #christmas #market
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    🤍 White Swan Free Range Eggs are at ❤️ THE BRIDGE today selling their fresh, local pasture raised eggs. 🥚🥚
    More than just free range. What's the difference? 😋
    https://thebridgemarket.com.au/2021/08/05/white-swan-eggs/

    #whiteswan #eggs #bridgemall
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    Don't forget to stop by and say hi to Carol at Langdale Orchards stall. 👋 She'll be selling her fresh and juicy apples and pears for the last Bridge Market this year. 🍏🍎🍐
    Thanks for keeping us in stock of delicious apples and pears throughout the year. We look forward to seeing you again next year with next season's harvest. 💚
    #langdale #apples #farmers #market
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