Piers Pickles and Preserves

We have a small orchard at Ravensbourne where most of the fruit for the stall is grown. We purchase gooseberries and rosellas from growers in the Marburg, Lockyer Valley, area, and other ingredients are all sourced locally and Australian grown.

Totally homemade products: 

Our jams contain only fruit, lemon juice and enough sugar for setting purposes. Rosella, gooseberry, fig, fig & ginger, apricot, plum & guava.

Marmalades -  Seville orange, cumquat, Rangpur lime & Tahitian lime.

Other – English-style mustard pickle, tomato relish, beetroot & orange relish, mixed capsicum relish, capsicum sauce, mango chutney and spiced tomato ketchup.

Cristy Houghton

Embarketing, 48 Johnston Street, Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650

Cristy's unique career has taken her from country NSW to the city lights of Clarendon Street South Melbourne and back again. With an early career in radio as a copywriter and creative strategist, she is now a Jill of all trades as a graphic designer, website builder, blog writer, video editor, social media manager, marketing strategist and more. 

In fact, give her any task and this chick will figure out how to do it! Go on, we dare you!

No, really, we DARE you!!

Cristy has won two Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRAs) for Best Ad and Best Sales Promotion, and even has an 'Employee of the Year' certificate with her name on it.

Cristy and her husband James have traveled extensively through Russia, China and South East Asia, and have two fur-babies, Sooty (cat) and Panda (puppy). Cristy loves drinking coffee, meeting people to drink coffee, coffee tasting and coffee flavoured cocktails. She also enjoys road trips, TED Talks and watching cat videos on youtube.