Melbourne's iconic markets are back in full force. Shop the stalls for street food snacks, local produce, second-hand books, hand-crafted gifts and more.

Queen Victoria Market sheds showing large crowds at entrance, with the night sky and city rooftops visible in the background.

Summer Night Market

5 Jan - 6 Apr

After a two year hiatus, this iconic Melbourne event returns to us. Visit every Wednesday night until April for street food snacks, cute local stalls, live music, bevs from the pop-up bar and more,

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Docklands Community Market

14 Nov - 24 Apr

Visit this waterfront spot every second Sunday for a delightful day out. You can find everything from jewellery and homewares to artisanal produce, all in one stunning city location. Grab a coffee from expert baristas then peruse open-air laneways for your next locally made buy.

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Melbourne Book Market

Stock up on top reads at Queen Victoria Market on weekends year-round. Choose from thousands of new and pre-loved reads, selected by some of Melbourne’s most experienced booksellers, authors and illustrators.

Outdoor view of market stalls along the Arts Centre Promenade with St Kilda Road and city visible in the background.

Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market

16 Jan - 27 Feb

Peruse rows of treats and treasures at this beloved Southbank spot. Boasting a mammoth 24 stalls, this is a Melbourne institution on the edge of the CBD. From silk scarves to gourmet goodies, everything is handmade by local artisans.

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Art, music and merchandise by Flash Forward's commissioned artists.

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A book-lover's delight, where the service makes the difference.


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Lumi Clothing

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