Australia's Biggest Market Gardens
Sydney Produce Market, Sydney Flower Market and Sydney Growers Market comprise more than 700 businesses that sell fresh fruit, vegetables and cut flowers supplied by over 20,000 local and interstate growers. All grades of produce are sold at the markets, offering the best deal possible on fresh produce and cut flowers for a wide variety of uses.
The fresh produce markets service independent retailers, supermarket chains, florists, providores, exporters, food processors, restaurants and caterers, and are the only wholesale markets in Australia to allow access to the general public. As Australia's leading produce markets, they have become the price barometer for fruit, vegetables and flowers in Australia.
Sydney Produce Market® is the largest fresh fruit and vegetable wholesale market in Australia and one of the largest in the world. This market primarily caters to professional buyers from supermarkets, restaurants, greengrocers, exporters and food processors.
Sydney Flower Market® is Australia's largest flower market. An extensive range of fresh cut flowers is sold here by a diverse group of growers.
Sydney Growers Market® provides a daily outlet for growers to sell their own fruit, vegetables and herbs grown and harvested on their farms within the Sydney basin.
Quick Market Facts & Statistics
- An estimated 2,500,000 tonnes of fresh fruit and vegetables are sold through Sydney Produce Market and Sydney Growers Market annually, valued at $3.0 billion.
- Approximately 1,500 traders operate within the various community markets at Flemington and Haymarket.
- Around 140,000 customers are attracted to the community markets each week.
- There is excellent access to all markets by public and private transport.
- Over $150 million of fresh flowers are sold through Sydney Flower Market annually.
- Approximately 120 Wholesalers, 394 Produce Growers, 172 Flower Growers-Sellers and over 160 supporting businesses are located on site at Flemington.
- Approximately $100 million of fresh produce is exported from Sydney Markets annually.
- Sydney Markets supplies thousands of retailers, providores, florists and food processors on a daily basis.
- More than 5,000 people work in businesses at Sydney Markets.