Every Sunday, over 100 stallholders offer a range of unique handmade goods including ceramics, textiles, woodwork, jewellery, homewares, stationery and accessories. Purchase a unique Australian gift or souvenir to take home, directly from the craftsman who created it. There are also food stalls selling refreshments and delicious treats.
Open Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Dandenong Market features over 200 stalls selling a large variety of goods including fresh fruit & vegetables, meat, fish, baked goods, clothing, craft and giftware. There is a central square where a range of hot food and snacks are available. It's Melbourne's second largest and second oldest market.
There are over 60 stalls under the one roof at this market. On sale are items of vintage furniture, books, vinyl records, musical instruments, kitchenware, art and clothing. There is a large range of collectable and retro items dating back to the 1940s.
The Preston Market is the multi-cultural hub of Melbourne's northern suburbs. There are over 100 stallholders at this bustling market selling fresh fruit and vegetables, meat, smallgoods, seafood, clothing, manchester, plants and gifts.www.prestonmarket.com.au
Established in 1878, this open-air market has a vibrant and cosmopolitan atmosphere, with almost half the space dedicated to the sale of fresh produce. It has over 1,000 stalls selling every possible item, from meat, fruit and vegetables, to clothing, shoes, bags, toys, jewellery and souvenirs. During various times of the year there are themed night markets with live music, roving entertainers and a global feast of street food vendors. Official guided tours of the market are held regularly, allowing participants to experience the market at its liveliest.
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This weekend market is where to find some of Melbourne's best art and design. On sale are handmade items including clothing, jewellery, accessories, homewares, collectables and tasty treats. There are plenty of unique once-off items that can't be found anywhere else. The market also includes a diner and rooftop bar.