Farmer’s Markets


Christchurch Farmers Market

Location: Riccarton House, 16 Kahu Road, Riccarton

When: Every Saturday from 9am-noon

Contact Info: or 348 6190


Note: Every Saturday there is an opportunity for kids to have their own stall at the farmers market (contact for more info)

Info: “With the best of Canterbury’s produce the CFM is the perfect opportunity to meet local growers, bakers, wine makers, brewers, butchers and farmers, sample their products and ask them questions.”


St Martins/Opawa Farmers Market

Location: 275 Fifield Terrace (between Helios Medical Centre and Rudolf Steiner School)

When: Sundays 9am-noon


Website: facebook page (go here for all the info)

Info: “The Opawa/St Martins Farmers’ Market supports local growers and producers to sell their produce directly to local consumers. The market is a weekly destination for the Christchurch South community to buy fresh fruit and vegetables (including organic and spray-free), bread and baked goods, free-range eggs, honey,cheeses, ready-to-eat foods and drinks and much more!”

“General Information: Preferably bring cash to the market, however, Flo Cafe have eftpos and will be able to give cash out and there is an ATM at the nearby Mobil on the corner of Centaurus Rd and Albert Terrace.”


Lyttelton Farmers Market

Location: in the lower grounds of Lyttelton Main School, Oxford Street

When: Every Saturday from 10am to 1pm

Contact: or call Sue-Ellen Sandilands on 03 328 9243


Info: “Producers of quality food and drink sell direct to the public. Stallholders with fresh fruit and vegetables, free range eggs, bread, meat, cheese and plants sell at the market every week and there are a range of other regular or occasional stalls. Some stalls are from very small producers and may not be at the market every week.”