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Richmond Farmers & Makers Market

Brought to you by the Richmond & Coal River Valley Promotions Group Inc.
Every Saturday 9am – 3pm in the Town Hall, Richmond, Tasmania

So you want to hold a stall? We’d love to hear from you.

There are 3 types of stalls you can participate in;

  • Regular Stall – hold a stall to sell your items weekly, fortnightly or monthly. A regular stall is one in which the stall holder participates in at least 5 markets, in the year which runs from January 1 – December 31. A regular stall costs $30 per week, and there is a yearly market
    membership fee of $30.
  • Casual Stall – excess produce? or excess time? Casual stall holders can have up to 4 or less stalls over the course of the year from January 1 – December 31. (if you decide to have a 5th stall in the year, we simply put you into the ‘regular stall holder category)
  • Community Stall – if you have some produce, but not enough for a whole stall, or maybe you want to sell items, but don’t have time to attend the market. The community stall is the stall for you!

To tell us about your items you need to fill in the appropriate expression of interest form (EOI) and return it to us.

1. To sell fresh produce click here or download the pdf form here

2. To sell value-added produce click here or download the pdf form here

3. To sell arts or crafts click here or download the pdf form here

4. To sell plants click here or download the pdf form here

5. To sell other items click here or download the pdf form here

6. To provide entertainment or busk at the market click here or download the pdf form here

7. To bring a food van, or supply other ready-to-eat foods or drinks click here or download the pdf form here

Completed forms need be received by 10 am on the Wednesday prior to the Saturday market that you wish to attend. Please scan or photograph and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (link here) or post to RCRVP Inc, PO Box 119, Richmond, Tasmania 7025. You will be notified asap if your application is successful and emailed instructions on ‘what to do next.'

More Information...

  1. All produce for sale at the Richmond Farmers & Makers Market must originate from Tasmania. The market only sells food, beverages, plants and selected craftworks grown or created locally.
  2. Please sit down and relax with a cuppa and read the Market Charter for the fine print, rules and regulations.
  3. The marke is held at the Richmond Town Hall and surrounding area every Saturday morning from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm - except where specifically notified. Stallholders must be set up by 8:45 am and can only sell from 9 am to 3 pm.
  4. The RF&MM Market Committee reserves the right of final decision regarding all stallholder applications
  5. If approved you must then submit the documents detailed in the 'what to do next' email and pay the annual Richmond Farmers and Makers Market membership fee and relevant site fees on time. These documents may include public liability insurance and council permits as pertaining to your application
  6. You will need unsurances such as public liability for your stall and also product liability (depending on your product). You can try AAMI, www.netinsure.com.au, and also www.webinsure.com.au. Many home policies can also be added to for a small additional fee. If you require insurance and are intending on having a casual stall or putting items on the community table please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  7. If selling food please contact Clarence City Council as you will need to apply for a temporary food stall permit or a food notification permit.

Some examples of Stalls….

Produce growers and value-added food products

  • Primary Produce must be grown in the Coal River Valley and surrounding districts by the stallholder (or a family member or staff member directly involved with growing the produce or production).
  • Value-added Products must be made (preserved, baked, pickled, brewed etc) by the stallholder, within the Coal River Valley and surrounding districts, with at least 50% of the ingredients grown and / or milled in Tasmania

We endeavour to represent a broad range of producers within, though not confined by, the produce groups

  1. Vegetables/Fungi/Fruit
  2. Oils/Nuts/Grains/Pasta
  3. Meat/Seafood/Poultry/Smallgoods/Game
  4. Dairy/Ice Cream
  5. Wine/Beer/Cider/Juice/Other Beverages
  6. Eggs
  7. Flowers/Plants/Herbs/Seedlings/Compost and mulch
  8. Honey/Jams/Preserves/Condiments

Arts and Crafts

  • Crafts must be 100% made in the Coal River Valley and surrounding districts by the stallholder (or a family member or staff member directly involved with the creation).
  • Preference is given to crafts utilising local materials
  • Artists must residents of Tasmania and preferably the Coal River Valley and surrounding districts.

Ready-to-Eat foods

  • Foods must consist of at least 50% Tasmanian produce.

Entertainers

  • There is no charge for entertainers or buskers
  • You need to have the appropriate council busking permit if relevant.
  • You need to complete the EOI form for Entertainers

Community stall

  • The community stall is available for people with craft, excess garden produce, plants or other items who have insufficient product to justify a stall, but still wish to participate.
  • Please complete the relevant EOI form and scan/photograph and email, or post it to us. Make sure you mark on the form that your application is for putting items on the community stall. 
  • We will process your application asap and send you an email outlining ‘what to do next’.
  • Items on the community stall need to meet all council and legal requirements including labelling and manufacture (if relevant). This means value-added food items need to be produced in a council approved kitchen or facility.
  • It is preferable for you to have product insurance for your items and provide a copy of this to the community stall holder for them to keep on file. If you do not have product liability insurance please clearly mark this on your EOI form or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • You need to arrange to drop off your items to the community stall holder prior to 8:45am on the morning of the market, and pick them up by 3:15pm.If your application is successful you will be given contact details for the community stall holder.
  • The community stall holder receives a 20% commission from the sale price of your items, you receive 80%. You will also need to pay a small $3 charge to cover fixed costs associated with the public liability insurance for the community table.
  • You can nominate for the community stall to retain any portion of your sales and this will be kept separate from the stall holder’s commission and donated to an appropriate community charity or group as determined by the market committee. (you are welcome to suggest suitable recipients).
  • If you are part of a community group and would like to be the community stall holder to raise funds for your group on any Saturday, please contact us for more details.

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