Like us, our producers are family run businesses who are all passionate about their products. They usually market directly to quality delis and restaurants or through farmer’s markets. In several cases, you are buying directly from the farmers themselves. We’d like you to meet some of them.
Maleny Avocado Oil
This versatile nutrient booster is not only tasty, but good for you inside and out! Produced by Bede and Marion Mackenzie using avocados from their own farm, this oil can enhance your cooking and your health.
Sunshine Coast Brewery
This award winning brewery is fast gaining a reputation as one of Australia’s premier boutique breweries. This family operated company handcrafts it’s beers using only the freshest and best quality locally produced ingredients. A brewing process free of chemicals and preservatives delivers a pure, crisp and natural flavour.
Noosa Natural Chocolate Co.
Michelle and Kris have produced a range of delicious, guilt free nutritious treats. Indulge your taste buds enjoying confectionary that contains beneficial antioxidants, is gluten free and contains no artificial colours or flavours.
Nestled in the heart of a natural macadamia growing region, Nutworks is the Sunshine Coasts very own macadamia nut processing factory. Producing a range of mouth watering unique and boutique products, their macadamias, chocolates and confectionary will have you coming back for more.
The Australian Nougat Company
This family run business has been making ‘melt in your mouth’ French style nougat from their Eumundi premises since 1985. Hand made with all natural and locally grown products, these delicacies contain no artificial colours or preservatives and are wheat and gluten free.
John has developed nutritious and delicious wholefood snacks using locally grown chic peas and broadbeans, which are slow roasted until golden and then tossed in a tasty, natural seasoning. This process takes place in picturesque Maleny, overlooking the Glasshouse Mountains. Full of goodness and taste, these snacks are gluten, preservative and colouring free.
The Sunshine Coast's iconic Buderim Ginger has a global reputation for producing the 'world's finest ginger'. Grown locally on the Sunshine Coast, their ginger is a taste sensation.
Produced in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, Gourmet Afrika's products are made using 100% natural ingredients and herbs and spices from their own garden. Specializing in South African fare, Gourmet Afrika are in demand by many retailers across the country.
A family owned and run business, Olives Direct proudly acknowledges its Sicilian history, utilising family recipes which have been passed down for generations. Established in 2005, Olives Direct had a vision of providing fresh and high quality olive products to consumers at wholesale prices.
The Coffee Place
Based on the outskirts of coastal Maroochydore, The Coffee Place specializes in specialty roasted coffee beans. Also supplying local hospitality, retail and corporate businesses with the equipment to brew the beans they so lovingly roast, The Coffee Place also runs professional Barista training courses.
Country Harvest Australia
Clean, Green and Yummy. Three words Country Harvest Australia want their products to be associated with. Based in Maleny, they are focused on bringing the taste of our local bush to your kitchen. Producing only the finest quality ingredients, Country Harvest Australia have been a fixture on the local market scene since 1993.
Kin Kin Tea
Organically sourced and grown on a small family farm north of Noosa, the Kin Kin Tea company also uses solar and wind power to dry and produce the tea they package. A beautiful family owned and run company focused on green and organic production, you can taste the care and love that goes into that cuppa.
Established by Peter Heinegar and Sally Hookey in 2005, Hinterland Feijoas is one of the first Feijoa orchards in Australia and certainly on the Coast. The certified organic jams, chutneys and glazes the local couple come up with are versatile and fresh whilst packing some serious punches in the flavour department.
Using only the finest grade ingredients, Candy Addictions specialize in colourful and yummy hard rock candy which brings out the kid in all of us. Hand crafted and made everyday in the Montville store, Candy Addictions is a must for anyone visiting the beautiful Sunshine Coast Hinterland.
Sweet Tempered Chocolateria
The brainchild of Dylan and Kate Tasker, Noosa's Sweet Tempered Chocolateria can be found down a little alleyway off Noosa Junction. A naughty but very nice treat, the Tasker's chocolates are a true delicacy.
Named after the pristine hinterland environment in which they are created, Maleny Cuisine's award winning products speak for themselves. Caringly prepared from natural ingredients only, you can be confident in their uncompromised sense of quality manufacturing.
Direct from the farm to the table, Daniel and Linda produce their refreshing range of lime products from limes grown on their own farm. These quality products contain no preservatives, or artificial colours or flavours.