Press Release: Farmers' Market

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For immediate release


Saturday 31 January 2010

On Saturday 31 January from 9am to 1pm Holmesglen’s Waverley campus will hold the

‘Taste of Gold’ Farmers Market. Farmers from across the state will arrive early to set up

over 40 stalls filled with seasonal produce including honey, wines, preserves, chocolates,

organic meats, seafood and eggs.

As well as purchasing locally grown produce direct from the farmers, visitors can indulge in

a hot breakfast cooked by Holmesglen’s cookery students.

Holmesglen’s Farmers’ Markets occur throughout the year on the fifth Saturday of the

month – approximately four times a year.

Entry is by gold coin donation with all proceeds going to Holmesglen’s Charitable

Foundation, which supports community organisations and disadvantaged students.

Parking is available on site.


585 Waverley Road

Glen Waverley 3150

2010 Farmers’ Markets dates

30 January, 29 May, 31 July, and 30 October.

To enquire about holding a stall at Holmesglen’s Farmers’ Markets please call 9564 6225.


For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact:

Karen Hook, Marketing Manager

m: 9564 1651, e:

Ross Digby, Associate Director Centre for Hospitality, Cookery and Bakery, Holmesglen

m: 0408 294 800, e: 

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About Holmesglen

Renowned as a centre of excellence for the design and delivery of education and training

services, Holmesglen is now one of the largest providers of higher and vocational

education in Victoria, with over 50,000 students across three campuses at Chadstone,

Moorabbin and Waverley.

Offering over 600 programs across sixteen study areas, including bachelor degrees,

advanced diplomas, graduate certificates and certificates, pre-apprenticeships and

apprenticeships programs, community and industry short courses, Holmesglen is much

more than a traditional TAFE. 

The Centre for Hospitality, Cookery and Bakery is located at:

Moorabbin Campus

488 South Road


Melways Ref: Map 77G5

Waverley Campus

585 Waverley Road

Glen Waverley

Melways Ref: Map 71A4

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