Things to do in Athol
Blubird Whole Food Market
Where? Blubird Shopping Centre Athol Oaklands Road, off Corlett Drive
When? 9am – 2pm
How? 083 – 311 – 4768
How much? Free to browse
Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Athol or Oaklands, in Gauteng
Bring the family out and spent your lazy Sundays at the Blubird Whole Food Market with everything edible you can imagine all at one place; it’s truly the market to be at.
With the theme United Flavours of Nations, things on offer at the market include Serbian pies and pastries, organic coffee and tea, polish patisserie, Bulgarian yoghurt, Albenian cheese maker, dairy and goats milk, English baker wood fired oven bread, cranberry and hazelnut rye loaf, olive bread, chocolatier, Italian pestos and pastas, Greek dolmades and humus, Indian curries, roti rolls and sweet meats.
If you’re into the more specialised dish according to your tastes then you can also try out the Spiceman trader stall he’ll mix his spices to suit your individual taste or how about some homemade toffee or designer cupcakes.
Whether you’re going green or a green finger the market has you covered with earthworms for the kitchen, to turn your waste into compost, grow a tree, bio detergents and green loo rolls.
It’s a market that prides itself in whole foods meaning no additives, food colouring or preservatives. Come eat local, seasonal and natural produce.
When? Every Sunday