Category Archives: Events

2018 Fresh State Gala Ball

    We would like to thank all those who joined with us to celebrate a wonderful year at the market at the 2018 Fresh State Gala Ball. With a three course meal in luxurious surrounds, the prestigious Fresh State Awards, as well as music and dancing, the night was enjoyed by all.   Congratulations to […]

Melbourne Market Community Celebrate 2017 at the Fresh State Gala Ball

Wholesalers, Retailers and Growers dressed to impress for the eighth Fresh State Gala Ball. For the second consecutive year the house was jam packed at the Peninsula, Central Pier, Docklands. Guests were kept refreshed with excellent food and wine, matched by a full program of entertainment. Fresh State CEO, Jason Cooper, took on the role […]

See You All at the Gala Ball!

For all of you attending the 2017 Fresh State Gala Ball don’t forget to arrive on time at 6.30pm this coming Saturday 26 August.  It will be a packed night with fine food and beveridges to keep you refreshed while we celebrate our industry. Awards will include Wholesaler of the Year, Young Marketeer, Market Personality […]

Fresh State Gala Ball 2017 – Early Bird Discount extended for Fresh State Members

Fresh State Gala Ball 2017 Peninsula, Central Pier Docklands 6:30pm until late Dress Code: After Five/Cocktail Come celebrate with us… We invite you to come together and celebrate our industry at the 2017 Fresh State Gala Ball. Once again the venue is the fabulous Peninsula at Docklands. This year the awards include the new Buyer of The Year award. […]

Melbourne Market Charity Golf and Bowls Day 2017

Congratulations to our golf and bowls winners: Golf – Il Gambero Restaurant. Team members were Xavier DiMattina, Hayden Kennedy, Derek Humphry-Smith, and Chris DiMattina.         Bowls- T Rutty, M Mackenzie, D Rutty, J Nicholson. Once again this event was a huge success, with perfect weather, a full card of golfers and a healthy […]

Fresh State Gala Ball wows the Melbourne Market community

The drinks were flowing on Saturday 3 September 2016 when the Melbourne Market community came together for the seventh annual Fresh State Gala Ball. This year was the first at the Peninsula, Central Pier, Docklands and the new venue was very well received with a record attendance and rave reviews of the food, drinks and […]

2016 Fresh State Award Nominations now open

Fresh State are pleased to announce that the 2016 Fresh State Award nominations are now open. This is always an exciting time of year and we encourage all Fresh State members to start thinking about who they would like to nominate for these prestigious awards ready for the presentation at the Fresh State Ball on the […]

Fresh State Gala Ball Registrations Now Open

Fresh State Gala Ball registrations are now open together with heavily discounted accommodation packages at the luxurious Crown Metropol!    Get in quick as accommodation won’t last long. Click here for more information and to download a registration form