Brisbane Markets - Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Partner
Brisbane Markets, at Rocklea, is Queensland's major marketing
and distribution hub for the supply of fresh fruit and vegetables -
trading in excess of 600,000 tonnes of produce annually worth $1.3
Its owner, Brisbane Markets Limited (BML) is an unlisted public
company responsible for the ongoing management and development of
the 77 hectare site, which includes the Brisbane Produce Market,
Brisbane Flower Market and Brisbane Market Place (weekend lifestyle
More than 4,000 people work or do business at the Brisbane
Markets on a daily basis.
Diabetes Queensland's excellent work in educating our community
on the importance of eating fresh fruit and vegetables for a
healthy lifestyle sits comfortably with BML's objectives, with both
organisations gaining synergies to continue their work of promoting
the healthy eating message.