First published on 1 Jul 2012. Updated on 2 Jul 2012.
It’s no secret that the Farmers Marker is the ultimate gourmet food hub. It’s where you find the best of the best produce and all those specialty ingredients that the superstores never seems to stock. But the thought of getting out of bed at 7am on a Sunday morning is just too unappealing, so you never manage to get the goods.
Now, much to the delight of all food-lovers, Australia Posts new initiative means you don’t even have to get out of bed to get your hands on the best gourmet foods. Farmhouse Direct is an online superstore of food producers and farmers that will deliver the finest quality ingredients direct to consumers, meaning no more early morning trips to the market are necessary.
It’s got all the benefits of the local farmers’ market though, with all the online stock sourced from local ingredients and suppliers. What’s even better is that being online, it’s open 24/7 so you can stockpile your favourite goods instead of craving it until the next market day.