Benefits of joining Hawkesbury Harvest
- You will become a member of a community based organisation that
is made up of small to medium sized farms and associated businesses
that support the idea of retaining the rural and scenic amenities
across the Region.
- The core business of Hawkesbury Harvest is to provide the many
visitors to the region with a food, flora, fibre and wine experience
whilst bringing viability back to the small farms.
- Associated businesses that can leverage from Hawkesbury Harvest
include hospitality, environmental, arts, heritage and finance industries.
- Hawkesbury Harvest is increasingly attracting national and international
- We are passionate about the open "farm" experience
for children, a life style alternative for families, the ability
to purchase fresh, locally grown produce, an introduction made possible
by the Farm Gate Trail.
- We recognize the value of exposure to the Region through our
ABC Radio 702 segment on Saturday mornings with Simon Marnie. The
listening audience is estimated as between 80,000-100,000 listens
- The numerous local, regional and national awards received by
Hawkesbury Harvest and it's Members over the past 3 years is testament
of our success.
- The food journalists and lifestyle shows that have featured the
Region and our Members is numerous.
- Hawkesbury Harvest 's Gourmet and Fine Food Farmers Farmer's
Markets at Castle Hill Showground on the second Saturday of the
month attracts thousands to the Hills Shire.
- The importance of the tourist $ that Hawkesbury Harvest brings
to the region has been recognised by the Restaurants, Hotels, Tour
Operators etc. on more than one occasion.
- The strong working relationship Hawkesbury Harvest has established
with local, state and federal government bodies, the local universities
and areas of health has been invaluable and so it goes on
- You will be promoting the importance and recognition of what
the rural lands of the Hawkesbury and it's neighbours contribute
to the quality of life for the greater Sydney basin.
For further Enquiries please Contact Hawkesbury Harvest on:
Produce & Services