Wiffens

Contact details

Telephone: 02 6295 7822
Email: info@wiffens.com
Website: http://www.wiffens.com/

Wiffens has been a providore of quality produce for over 30 years with a dedicated following of astute customers who value the ease, freshness and range of the Wiffens shopping experience. At Wiffens we are always happy to answer questions about what’s in season or help you with your bags.

You will taste the Wiffens difference and realise true value when your produce and flowers remains fresher for longer. Jack, David and Barbara Irvine are constantly sourcing new suppliers whether for an artisan cheese, local eggs, organic milk, homemade jam or new varieties of heirloom vegetables direct from a local grower. We have direct links to local growers and producers, as well as a dedicated organic produce and grocery section and the most extensive range of fresh cut flowers in Canberra at competitive prices. Once you visit this Canberra institution you won’t want to shop anywhere else.

Wiffens also offers an online pick up or delivery shopping service as well as wholesale produce to restaurants and café’s.

  • WHAT’S IN SEASON | FRUIT: APPLES All new season. Great range. BANANAS Good value. BERRIES Vic Strawberries eating well. Raspberries good value. CITRUS Limes good value. Aussie grapefruit and pomelo in season. Imperial mandarins are eating better this week. EXOTIC Quinces have started. Peak season for soft and firm persimmon. Custard Apples in season. GRAPES Still good eating Aussie grapes. MELONS Watermelon good value and eating well. NUTS New season walnuts and chestnuts. PAPAYA Excellent eating. PEARS All new season. Try Papple a pear that looks like an apple with a lovely peachy blush. POMEGRANATES In season. STONEFRUIT Plums the pick. All other stonefruit very late in the season. VEGETABLES: ASPARAGUS Imported only. AVOCADOS New season QLD Hass have really kicked off. BEANS Brussel sprouts the pick. Rounds still scarce. Snowpeas and sugar snap pea slightly better value. CELERIAC Very scarce. GARLIC Tassie garlic in season. GOOD VALUE Cauliflower and eggplant. POTATOES & PUMPKIN Washed Dutch Creams in season. New variety of Kabocha pumpkin. SILVERBEET, CAVOLO NERO & KALE Great bunches. TOMATOES Roma’s better value. FLOWERS Double elite tulips, tulips and short roses the picks.