Latrobe Valley growers and makers within a 50 mile radius of the regional centres of Moe, Morwell and Traralgon


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This list of growers and makers, loyal to the 50 Mile Farmers Markets, are doing the region proud by turning out delicious food and high quality local products. You can get behind our region by supporting these great businesses, and finding their products online and in local outlets.

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Barany naturals

 

About us

Barany Naturals are a husband and wife team making all natural products including soap, sugar scrub, bath soaks, bath bombs, balms, shampoo bars, deodorant, dishwashing powder and laundry powder in South Gippsland, Victoria.

All products are handmade in small batches using old-fashioned, tried and tested techniques. Only quality ingredients are used, incorporating natural vegetable oils, essential oils and natural colours. Barany Naturals products are highly effective but gentle on the skin, making them perfect for children and other sensitive folk.  

Barany Naturals - effective, good for you and a pleasure to use. 

 
 

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Flowers by Rhi, Traralgon
Onyx Wholefood Café, Traralgon
Raw Harvest, Newborough
The Spud Shed, Trafalgar
The Simple Gesture(online, in gift boxes)

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Blueberry Lane

 

About us

Blueberry Lane is a family-run business nestled in the beautiful Strzelecki Ranges. The farm hosts three acres of blueberry orchard enclosed in net, growing some of Gippsland’s tastiest organic blueberries. The orchard produces fresh fruit over the summer period, from Christmas through to March/April. Each year, a selection of the fresh berries are snap frozen to ensure there is a ready supply of blueberries all year round. Blueberry Lane also offers beautiful garlic.

 
 

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Visit the farm in Boolarra! Be sure to call ahead to make an appointment.

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Darach Mhor

 

About us

Darach Mhor produces gourmet food products from produce grown and nurtured in Yallourn North. The farm supplies a gorgeous array of fresh fruits and vegetables, including tomatoes, peppers / capsicums, berries, melons, cucumbers and more. The produce is also harvested to create a range of delicious preserves that you can enjoy year-round, with jams, pickles, chutneys, relishes and fruit butters all on offer.

Still peckish? Darach Mhor also offers free range eggs, pure honey and freshly baked goods, including their famous scrolls.

 
 

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Darnum Park Estate

 

About us

Exceptional food begins with beautiful ingredients. Enhance your culinary pleasure with the wonderful tastes and smells of Sicily using olive oil grown, pressed and bottled right here in Gippsland.

Darnum Park Estate is a small family business with a big passion, inspired by the Italian traditions of family and good food. The farm is best known for its collection of delicious oils produced with love and care. The range includes classic extra virgin olive oil, infused extra virgin olive oil, table olives and even olive oil soap. Extend your local flavour experience with vinegar, berry syrup, and a selection of fruit and berry jams just like Nanna made. 

 
 

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You can find Darnum Park Estate at the Yarragon Craft and Produce Market

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Doggy Deli

 

About us

Treat your four-legged friend to a stellar snack from the Doggy Deli. With a huge range of locally sourced meats expertly prepared by hand, wagging tails and clean plates are a sure bet. The menu includes beef, chicken, lamb, pork, venison and kangaroo, with doggy delicalies like bones, jerky, tendons, snouts, feet and treats all on offer. Brought to market by the maker, Doggy Deli passes the savings on to you.

 
 

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You can find Doggy Deli at the Warragul Farmer’s Market

 

Dressing Real Women

 

About us

Dressing Real Women is clothing designed for all women by one woman, the dynamic Argyro. Created with a love of style that endures when fashion fades, each piece is designed to be chic, flattering, comfortable, versatile and trans-seasonal. The range features pieces suitable for day, evening and special occasions as well as everyday basics such as camisoles and slips.

Collections are not driven by season, market or demographic, but aesthetic, instinct and almost 20 years of experience. Inspiration for each piece comes from the beautiful fabrics sourced from Australia, New Zealand, Europe and Asia as well as the customers who wear the label. Argyro's range is designed and manufactured in her workshops in Melbourne and Gippsland.

 
 

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Argyro

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Flower-Brae Chestnuts

 

About us

Flower-Brae Chestnut is a beautiful orchard in Willung South. The orchard, established 30 years ago, has 25 healthy chestnut trees producing approximately two tons of organic chestnuts in autumn. 

 
 

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In season, Flower-Brae Chestnuts appear at Gippsland markets and local produce outlets. You can also place orders with the orchard to be delivered to your door.

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Forest Dam Pastoral Co.

 

About us

Discerning customers want the very best food on their table. That means food that is fresh, locally sourced, nutritious, and, most importantly, good for the soul. Forest Dam produces delicious free range eggs from happy hens who feed on Gippsland’s green pastures. There are only 100 hens per hectare, housed in mobile sheds that are moved between paddocks as the grass springs up around them. Sold straight from the farmer to you, Forest Dam eggs are super fresh, delivered with low food miles and the feel good factor of shopping locally and ethically. Available in dozen cartons and trays of 30. The Farm gate fridge is restocked daily, 7 days a week.

 
 

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Visit the farm: 1248 Cairnbrook Road, Glengarry.

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Forsyth Farms

 

About us

The freshest farm produce, grown using organic principles. Forsyth Farms stock only what they grow in their own soil, with family favourites like tomatoes, capsicum, sweet corn, broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, beetroot, carrots and potatoes.

The Stratford farm is known for growing unique and gourmet varieties, including the Purple Avon Potato, which is very low glycaemic index, ideal for diabetics and those following a low GI diet.

With soil tested every year to ensure balanced nutrition and healthy, nutritious plants, you can rely on Forsyth Farms to stock your fridge with food that makes your family feel good.

 
 

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You can find Forsyth Farms at the Sale Producers Market

 

G and J Fruit

 

About us

They say that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree and that couldn’t be more true for G and J Fruit. With a rolling orchard that has been in the family since 1900, G and J have mastered the art of bringing you the very best produce nature has to offer. Pink Lady and Royal Gala apples, pesticide free, straight off the tree, just as nature intended. Simply picked, washed and brought to market for you to enjoy. 

 
 

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You can find G and J Fruit at the Sale Producers Market

 

Grand Ridge Brewery

 

About us

Grand Ridge has a single mission - to make the best beer in the world.

One of Australia’s first and most recognised craft breweries, Grand Ridge is a 100% Australian, family owned company, housed in an old butter factory in Mirboo North.

Grand Ridge use only the highest quality ingredients (spring water, high quality hops, malt and yeast) to produce beers of exceptional flavour and purity. All the beers are produced to exceptionally high standards of flavour and purity, with no added chemicals or preservatives.

These incomparable brewing processes have helped Grand Ridge win over 250 medals for their pure beers, making them one of the world's most awarded breweries.

 
 

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Visit the brewery in Mirboo North, shop at their market stalls across Gippsland or buy now online

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The Gypsy Pig

 

About us

Premium, free range pork products grown and produced on the farm in Darnum. All meat comes from a rare breed herd of Large Black, Tamworth, Wessex Saddleback and Berkshire pigs, happily roaming in green pastures.

The product range includes all fresh cuts of pork, sausages, burgers and smoked goods, including bacon and ham prepared by John Preston at Country Style Meats, Garfield. All prepared products are gluten free, made with herbs and spices and no commercial premixes. 

 
 

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Gypsy Pig products are available at Warragul Lean & Green

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Hazelnut Valley

 

About us

Hazelnut Valley is a gorgeous farm and orchard in Erica. The orchard produces hazelnuts in autumn, with fresh and dry roasted nuts on offer. Hazelnut Valley also offers a range of hazelnut products to enjoy throughout the year, including hazelnut oil, butter and dukkah. 

 
 

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In season, Hazelnut Valley appear at Gippsland and Melbourne markets.

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Hope Farm Bakery

 

About us

Organic gourmet sourdough, hand-molded in the traditional European style using only the finest stone-ground flours, sea salt and filtered water.

Hope Farm bakes a wide variety of sourdough breads, including a wheat free range, light rye breads, wheat range, fruit range and the festive range. Other tempting varieties include wholemeal date scones, bran and chia muffins and banana bread.

 
 

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Hope Farm products are sold mainly at Farmer's markets throughout Gippsland and the greater Melbourne area. You can also find them in a select number of stores across Gippsland:

Marino’s Deli, Morwell
Raw Harvest, Newborough
The Spud Shed, Trafalgar

 

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Julie's Classic Cakes

 
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About us

It’s hard to beat sweet treats from Nanna’s pantry. Julie bakes all of the classic cakes, biscuits and slices you love – just the way Nanna used to. Homemade from scratch every day, with old-fashioned recipes and traditional ingredients like real butter. The range includes delicious treats like slices, sponge, fruit cake, date rolls, yo yos and Florentines. The best part? There are gluten free options available too. Treat yourself to a delicious indulgence that won’t break the bank. Julie’s Classic Cakes – there is love in every bite.

 
 

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The Spud Shed, Trafalgar

 

Little Piggy

 

About us

Sometimes, food is so tasty that you cannot resist indulging. Little Piggy is the home of everything naughty but oh-so-nice. The menu is constantly evolving but includes yummy treats like donuts, egg and bacon rolls, burgers, Cuban sandwiches, curly fries, creamy mac n cheese and old school jaffles.

 
 

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Current pop-up location – House of Frank coffee window, Traralgon

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Little Red Bucket Delicacies

 

About us

If fine Italian delicacies are the order of the day, indulge in some of the region’s premium pasta dishes, pesto sauces, pizza, pate, marinated sun-dried tomatoes, olives and Australian fetta. Top quality ingredients, combined with love and flair for a flavour that will have you coming back! Be sure to try the famous gnocchi.

 
 

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Little Red Bucket products are sold mainly at Farmer's markets throughout Gippsland, including:

Metung Farmer’s Market

Lakes Entrance Foreshore Market

Paynesville Variety Market

Sale Producers Market

Howitt Park Bairnsdale Market

 

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Mr. Sharp Knife Sharpening

 

About us

Ensure the tools of your craft are giving you the edge with a visit from Mr Sharp. This professional sharpening business comes to you, bringing a service that is second to none.

Mr Sharp looks after cafes, restaurants, hair salons, butchers and more. For seasoned home cooks and those looking to shape up in their toolsheds, they will even do a home visit!

Mr Sharp will sharpen knives, scissors, clippers (both human and animal), pizza cutters, gardening tools, garage tools and so much more.

 
 

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You can often find Mr Sharp at Gippsland markets, but there is no need to wait. Call to arrange a time for the sharpest van in town to pay you a visit. All details on our website.

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Narracan Winery

 

About us

Raise your glass to a range of beautiful natural wines created right here in Gippsland. Narracan Winery offers a range of delicious drops, produced with no preservatives, artificial colours or flavours, no added sugars and most importantly, no sulphur. The cellar provides a wine for every palette and plate, with Cabernet Sauvignon, Muscat and Chardonnay produced on site. Each wine is lovingly made in the traditional style, sealed in cork and aged for up to three years in an oak barrel for maximum flavour and mouth feel. Say yes to local, yes to quality and yes to wine time – without the nasties. Best enjoyed in good company with Gippsland fruit and cheese. 

 
 

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View the Visit Baw Baw website listing here 

 

Newton & Ireland

 

About us

Soy wax candles, lovingly handcrafted in a stunning range of scents. Newton and Ireland take great pride in their workmanship, creating maximum scented candles in a range of styles, including tea lights, glass jars and crystal cut jars.

 
 

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Flowers by Rhi

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Oak and Swan Sourdough

 

About us

Oak and Swan specialise in wood-fired sourdough. Each loaf is made by hand with passion and organic grain on the farm in Mardan. Made from scratch from mill to bake, each sourdough base is hand formed from freshly stone ground organic flour, rain water and salt. The dough is then combined with organic wholegrains, seeds, nuts, vegies, herbs, fruit and spices, according to which delicious variety of bread is being made. After mixing and resting, the loaves are loaded into the wood fired oven for baking. Yum!

 
 

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See the full list of stockists here

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The Simple gesture

 

About us

When you give a gift, you tell a story. Congratulations, good luck, you make me so proud, I love you – messages entwined in moments, gifted with a bow.

The Simple Gesture is a bespoke studio that specialises in curating exceptional products and taking the stress out of creating that perfect gift. The service prides itself on supporting local artisans, makers and producers; first and foremost from across Gippsland and always from Australia.

Every quality item is made with care and attention to detail, hand-picked by the Simple Gesture to ensure the recipient’s delight. Each selection is placed into a gorgeous hamper and wrapped with flourish, delivering joy before the gift has even been unwrapped. Finally, the package is finished with a hand-written card and delivered for free across the Latrobe Valley.

Gift with intention – gift The Simple Gesture. 

 
 

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Buy online on our website

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Waterwheel Orchards

 

About us

The fertile soil of Boolarra is home to the Waterwheel Orchards. Here you can find raspberries, blackberries, logan berries, tayberries, boysenberries, youngberries, silvan berries, marion berries, american bramble berries and blueberries. The orchard also grows kiwi fruit and tamarillos.

In summer when the berries are in season (typically December to February), you can bring a container, explore the fields and pick your own. Frozen berries, delicious jams, sauces and cordials are available all year round.

 
 

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Visit the orchard in Boolarra or shop at their market stalls across Gippsland.

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