Eating more fruit and vegetables in Northland

Some great initiatives to help you eat more fruit and vegetables in Whangarei

Whangarei Growers Market

Saturdays 6am to 10am at 17 Water Street, Whangarei. See the Whangarei Growers Market Facebook page.


Fresh Food Collective Whangarei

The Fresh Food Collective allows you to buy fresh produce each week for up to 40% less than supermarket prices!

Register then place your order by Thursday the week before for a Tuesday pick up.

Choose from a $7, $12, or $23 bag of fruit and vegetables.

For more information see their flyer  [PDF FLYER INSERT]

and website:


Whangarei Food Co-op

An online way to buy and sell local food. You need to join as a member to place an order.

Food ordering and pick-up is fortnightly.

Kaikohe Night Market

At Broadway Terrace, just outside Malahi's.

Summer hours (daylight saving) are 5pm to 7.30pm

Winter hours are 4pm to 6.30pm


Community Gardens

Maunu Garden Project Charitable Trust


Onerahi Community Garden / Wai A Ariki Food Forest Onerahirahi

St Stephen’s Church, Onerahi

Garden Club is held Thursday and Friday mornings at the garden.


Pehiaweri Marae Community Garden

99 Ngunguru Road, Glenbervie

Phone 437 0833

Garden Club is held Mondays from 9am to 11am. All welcome.


Community Initiatives

Community Harvesting Whangarei


Whangarei Food Trade

Trade food locally where monetary value doesn't apply. This is about minimising food wastage, growing community relationships and contributing to a satisfying and sustainable future.