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“3 Farmers markets in one morning !”

Riccarton House & Bush
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US$37.10*
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The Original Bike Tour of Christchurch
Ranked #15 of 237 things to do in Christchurch
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Owner description: Riccarton House & Bush is a unique New Zealand heritage site consisting of two historic buildings, flanked by beautiful open parkland and ornate gardens, bordered by the River Avon and set against extensive native bush forest featuring Kahikatea trees up to 600 years old. This tranquil 12 hectare reserve is located just 3.5 Km from Christchurch city centre.
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“3 Farmers markets in one morning !”
Reviewed 4 August 2011

the Farmers Markets of Christchurch are a great forum for the artisan food industries to maintain their relationships with the public and canny visitors in the post earthquake transition.
I like The Saturday Market at Riccarton House as it is close to where I now live and it is open early enough for me.
As Lyttelton Farmers Market only advertises a start of 10am, you can see Riccarton market for breakfast and then get over to Lyttelton afterwards. There are a number of businesses at both markets not many though.
Tip take cash while eftpos is available you will be charged a transaction fee 2-3 dollars.
take a chiller bag for fresh meats and cheese purchases.

Visited July 2011
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