ON SATURDAY FROM 8AM TO 1PM THE VIBRANT FARMER’S MARKET IS A FOCAL point for locals and growers to meet. Luscious produce from the area fills the stalls – fruit and vegetables, delicious home baking and Italian-style sausages, divine organic chocolate, fine wines and boutique olive oils, locally-brewed beer, the all-important morning coffee and live music as an accompaniment.

Matakana Farmers Market
Matakana Square
2 Matakana Valley Road, Matakana
Contact person: Fiona McGeough Phone: 021 022 558 28 Email:

THE LOVE SHACK: Matakana’s own fresh roasted coffee, cold drinks, pies and sweet treats.

ORGANIC EDIBLES: 09-422 3329,  027-470 0567 Every possible herb & seasonal seedling available.  Certified organic.

WAYBEYOND ORGANICS: Morning fresh vegetables, honey, salads.

WHANGARIPO VALLEY BUFFALO CHEESE: Locally made handcrafted cheeses.

VIET Q FOODS: Vietnamese food – Viet spring rolls at their best.

PURIRI FLAT:  09-425 8533 Olive oil, vinegar, vegetables.

SWISS BLISS CHOCOLATES: 09-420 3387 Handmade chocolates, organic delights.

GO RAW:  09-422 6236.  021-0247 9080 Raw juices, wheatgrass, smoothies

TASTE SPUDS: 09-437 1585 Spuds, vegetables

PUKEKO BAKERY:  021-871 931 ‘Jason the Baker’

SALUMERIA FONTANA:  Award winning handmade sausages. Italian, Sicilian, French & Spanish sausages.

MATAKANA GOURMET NUT BUTTERS: Natural nut butters, almond & raw cacao Bliss Balls.

MUSTARDMAKERS LTD: Organic herb & honey mustarts, mustard gift boxes, salts and peppers.

HAYPADDOCK: Absolutely fresh home grown produce – vegetables,fruit.

WHITEBAIT FRITTERS: Maria Hansen 021-027 98222

MATAKANA BAG LADY: Wicker, French, Matakana Farmers market, Indian jute bags. Teatowels, aprons

WHANGATEAU ROSES: Barbara & Joe Kurmann 15 varieties of roses from peachy apricot to vibrant near black.  Exceptional quality.

SILVANA’S SICILIAN: Silvana Silvestro. Handcrafted Sicilian and Italian delicacies.  Ready to eat and pre-packaged.

WINDFALL FOODS: Lorraine North. Jams, preserves, Lemon Curd, Kasundi, Seville marmalade, Moroccan peach chutney

COBARA AUTHENTIC FOODS: Conrad & Barbara Blind. Dukkah, zaatar, muesli, avocado oil, nuts, hummus, aoili, pesto, jellies

HARRY’S ORGANIC GARLIC: Harry Van Dyk. Organic garlic, smoked garlic, smoked red onions, avocado, seasonal fruit & vegetables

MATAKANA OLIVE CO-OP LTD:  Local cooperative growers and award winning oil producers.

I LOVE PIES:  09-431 5266 Savoury, apple & boysonberry pies.  Condiments, chutneys, jams, seasonal fruit, virgin olive oil

ICATER – MARK TOWNSEND: 09-423 7914 Free range bacon & egg rolls, BBQ mussels in bacon, home made lemonade.

KNIFE SHARPENING: Michael Bernard   021-313 423,  09-425 6782 Kitchen, chef, filleting, cleavers, scissors, axes, garden & workshop tools, etc

NUTS ABOUT NEW ZEALAND:  Macadamia nuts &  product.  Macadamia oil, MacButter, cosmetic oil/lip balm.

LOTHLORIEN WINERY: Feijoa Bubbly, Feijoa & Honey liquer, Apple & Feijoa juice – all organic.

WAYSAND FARM: 09 423 7079 Wayne and Sandra produce spray free Kumara, potatoes, seasonal fruit and vegetables grown locally in the Whangaripo Valley with our own genuine fresh free range eggs.