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Still worth a visit in the winter

The market goes indoors during the winter months - under the grandstand and in the large shed next... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rick M
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Wellington, New Zealand
Original Farmers market

We were told the Hastings Farmers Market was the original farmers market in NZ. Great way to spend... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
KiwiwithKids
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New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If we were staying longer this would be a good place to get fresh produce. The fresh baked pastries were amazing! A good place to visit on a Sunday morning and get some brekkie and a coffee.

Thank Korena2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The market goes indoors during the winter months - under the grandstand and in the large shed next door, but you can still guarantee there will plenty of stalls with fresh and local produce. Food stalls are parked between the buildings for a scrumptious brunch...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Pretty OK selection of local produce. Everything seems to be Artisinal or Boutique which the vendor's think gives them the right to charge way over the top prices. $8 for a small jar of mint sauce? Come on! On the positive side, access was good...More

Thank GtheKiwi
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We were told the Hastings Farmers Market was the original farmers market in NZ. Great way to spend a Sunday morning with wonderful fresh produce, and options for brunch. Loved the way families are catered for with a children's indoor play area and even a...More

Thank KiwiwithKids
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Great food, variety and atmosphere. The fresh fruit and vedge are out of this world, and there is something for everyone

Thank carriem41743
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Really neat little market, good food but not very many vegetarian options. Really enjoyed the organic section and the baked goods

Thank Reuben B
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

This market was recommended to us by the owner of the lodge we were staying at and it was amazing. Such a lovely feel to the place, lots of families there enjoying the good stalls and great weather, having picnics in the central area. Live...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit to the farmers market. Lots of variety in produce. Music, coffee, wine, food carts. Has got an ATM if you forget to go with cash. If you're on holiday great place to stock up on yummy food for your stay.

Thank Hayley S
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We spent some time here on Easter Sunday when visiting the area from our home in Wellington. We got there around 8.45am, and couldn't believe the number of people there when it had only just opened. We had a good look around and sampled some...More

Thank KiwiLynda15
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Went to the farmers market was the intention to try the Te Mata figs! But there were more to do and eat! The best local produce market in New Zealand

Thank JerryL2383
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