The Easter Bunny is almost here!


Don’t forget to leave out your carrots.


We can’t believe how quickly Easter has come around! Wasn’t Christmas just yesterday? At Jefferies, we know everyone has different needs when it comes to food. That’s why we’ve been putting together a few of our favourite Easter goodies we think you might love to have during the traditional Easter Sunday feast, no matter who is eating! Also we couldn’t resist including a few fun activities around Melbourne for you and the family at the end of this blog.

Also, our store will be open 7:30am - 9:00pm ever day as normal throughout the Easter break! *Please note the Liquor Department will be closed on Good Friday

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Our Favourite Easter Treats

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Koko Black

From Easter egg hunts to gifting, Koko Black Chocolate have provided some exquisite chocolates this year. Classic milk chocolate bunnies, hazelnut praline quail eggs, dark chocolate eggs, sprinkle egg pops and the five chocolate flavours gifting box are just to name a few. Whoever you’re buying for this Easter, the Koko Black range at Jefferies will make it easy.

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The Carob Kitchen

Banjo the Carob Bear is one of our favourite little characters but since it’s bunny season, The Carob Bunny is here! Made with NO added sugar, the natural ingredient in these bunnies are perfect for sensitive tummies, or those who have a low sugar diet.

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Just Sweets Altona

Traditionally, you would think gingerbread equals Christmas. Not for Just Sweet Altona! These adorable small gingerbread Easter eggs are the perfect bite sized biscuit for after Lunch or with a cup of tea. These are especially perfect for anyone who isn’t crazy about chocolate!

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Yarra Valley Gourmet Foods


Mayonnaise Tartare +

Mayonnaise Garlic Aioli

For the fish-lovers out there, Easter is a fabulous opportunity to snap up some good seafood and indulge. We at Jefferies choose to pair our fish with Yarra Valley Mayonnaise Tartare & Mayonnaise Garlic Aioli. A spin on the classic, the creaminess of the tartare is the perfect pairing for fish.




Eltham Twilight Easter Market


If you’re looking for some pre-Easter local fun, the Eltham Twilight Easter Market is on this year on the 22nd of March at Eltham Town Square. Be a part of something BIG in the Eltham community by supporting small business and local community groups. The event has so much to offer from live music, to food trucks, to free activities for the whole family as well as gorgeous handmade stalls selling the perfect hard to find gifts.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Werribee Mansion

If you’re up for a drive to one of the most beautiful locations in Victoria, the Werribee Mansion Easter Egg Hunt is on Good Friday this year. All proceeds from the Family Picnic & Cadbury Easter Hunt are donated to the Good Friday Appeal that benefits children and families at The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne. There will also be Easter gifts at the Arts and Crafts tent and will be able to visit the carnival area complete with pony rides, face painting and sack races. The lovable Cadbury Easter Bunny iss excitted to meet and greet families and entertain the crowd this year! A great day out for the families.

Ripponlea Easter Hunt


If Werribee is that bit too far, head down to Ripponlea for their spin on the Easter Egg hunt. It’s nore fun for the whole family with craft, activities and outdoor games, and the Mansion will be opened for all to explore. Children from two to twelve will be able to participate in a special Easter Egg Hunt that will lead them into every corner of the garden.