Located just north of Melbourne, the Highlands Farmers Market in Craigieburn is the place to go for specialty foods along with fresh produce and craft products.
Expect to see a selection of cheeses, meats, jams and cooking oils. There are stalls that sell high quality breads, cakes and many other baked items. Some stalls provide free samples of their products to try.
Examples of the fresh produce available at the Highlands Farmers Market includes cauliflower, potatoes, tomatoes, carrots, lettuces and rhubarb. Hand-made craft items can also be found at the market.
Various stalls in the Highlands Farmers Market cook food that is warm and ready to eat for hungry shoppers. For entertainment, there are a number of musicians, buskers, dancers and other performers at the Highlands Farmers Market. Sometimes there are camel rides.
The Highlands Farmers Market is open every third Sunday per month. The address is Highlands Lake, 1 North Shore Drive, Craigieburn, Victoria.
To get to Craigieburn from Melbourne, drive north along the Hume Highway, Mickleham Road or Oaklands Road. Then drive along Craigieburn Road.