A highlight of the Market calendar, the 2023 Brisbane Markets Mango Auction returns on Thursday, 5 October 2023 from 7am in the Central Trading Area to celebrate the start of mango season.
Take part in the event by purchasing raffle tickets, giving a gold coin donation for the sausage sizzle or bid on some great auction items, including:
- Brisbane Broncos lunch and tour experience with legends Michael Hancock, Matt Gillett, and coach Kevin Walters for 8 people. Enjoy lunch for eight people with Brisbane Broncos legends Michael Hancock, Matt Gillett, and Coach Kevin Walters at Broncos Club’s Grill Restaurant. Before lunch, you will tour the new world-class Brisbane Broncos training facility with Matt Gillett. This is the perfect experience for a Broncos super fan, or an exclusive client entertainment opportunity. Terms and conditions: Must be redeemed during preseason (November 2023 – February 2024). Date subject to availability of all parties. Other terms and conditions may apply. Kindly donated by Brisbane Broncos. (Valued: money can’t buy experience).
- Golf and lunch followed by Moda banquet for 4: The ultimate day out. Enjoy the ultimate day out with friends with two, one hour play bays at Golf Central Brisbane Airport (up to 12 people) and lunch at Moda for four people. Your golf experience includes 2 x one hour plays for up to 12 players, unlimited range balls, club hire and a $200 food and beverage credit. Then you can enjoy a lunch or dinner celebration at Moda for four people, in a heritage-listed building at The Barracks – their family run eatery has all the personality and flair of an authentic Spanish Brasserie. Terms and conditions: Golf experience is valid for up to 12 people (expires 12/06/2026). Moda dining voucher is valued for four Moda banquet meals (expires 29/06/2024). Other terms and conditions may apply. Kindly donated by Javier & Francois from Moda and Golf Central BNE (Valued at $750).
- Money can’t buy at-home chef experience with chef, Anthony Healy. Dinner for eight people or a canape event for 16 in a private residence. Chef Anthony Healy, will consult with the winner on a menu, provide the produce, and a professional wait staff. This is experience will ensure you and your guests enjoy a night to remember (valued at $3,500).
- Paspaley Lavalier Necklace, a unique design, lavalier features a singular pearl encased in a delicate gold mesh net, allowing the pearl to be set without drilling, just as it emerged from the oyster. Paspaley is delighted to continue in its ongoing support of the Lady Musgrove Trust (valued at $4,560).
or, the star of the show, the coveted symbolic first tray of mangoes for the season!
This year’s funds will be donated to two very worthwhile charities, Redkite, Australia’s leading national children’s cancer charity providing practical, financial, and mental health support to families who have a child with cancer, and The Lady Musgrave Trust, who provide practical solutions that save lives and transition young women who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to a life of opportunity and prosperity.
Entertainment starts from 7am, we hope you will join us as we go in search of our next Mango Monarch!