Local Food Heroes: Stockmans Choice Select Free Range Meat

Glen Ashcroft established Stockman’s Choice with the goal in mind of providing fresh quality meat at wholesale prices. He found the best way to do this was to make this concept totally mobile and completely accessible to the public by operating at various popular weekend markets. Glen setup his first van at the Chandler Markets…

Local Food Heroes – Cleveland, QLD: Browns Bakery Cafe

Browns Bakery Cafe Since moving to Cleveland in South-East Brisbane I have been searching for producers of gluten-free items. My favourite of all is Browns Bakery Cafe in Cleveland. It has a wide range of gluten-free items including breads, pizza bases, slices, muffins and cakes. What’s nice about this bakery is that it is a…

Local Food Heroes: Cleveland Bayside Markets: Strawberry Fields

Fresh Strawberries from Strawberry  Fields Farm Sunshine Coast, QLD A popular stall at the Cleveland Bayside Markets (Brisbane’s Southeast) is the Strawberry Fields stand. They sell 500g tubs of delicious Ruby Gem strawberries at 3 punnets for $10.00 or $4 each. You can also travel to the Strawberry Fields Farms and pick your own strawberries!…

Events: QLD: Cleveland’s Crazy Day

Cleveland’s Crazy Day Wednesday 15 August As part of EKKA (Royal Queensland Show) celebrations, Stocklands Cleveland Shopping Centre is throwing their annual “Crazy Day” market, live music,  store discounts and other entertainment “It’s Crazy Day at Stockland Cleveland.  Don’t miss out on this great centre wide sale with loads of crazy special offers and crazy good entertainment.  Performances include local groups Quatramania,…

Local Food Heroes: Thai Siam, Cleveland QLD

Thai Siam – Cambodian and Thai Cuisine Since moving to live in Cleveland near Brisbane, QLD Australia I have enjoyed many meals at the Thai and Cambodian restaurant called Thai Siam. The staff are friendly and helpful, attractive decor and reasonable prices. Steamed Scallops with ginger and lime New Zealand Oysters with ginger and shallots…