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Check off your gift-shopping list with help from Melbourne’s best designers and makers. These holiday edition markets are bursting with presents that are clever, creative and unique.
The District Makers Market - Christmas Edition
Docklands’ own arty-crafty market offers a line-up of creative, colourful and tasty stalls. From jewellery and homewares to artisanal food, there's plenty to peruse.
Arts Centre Melbourne Weekend Markets
Wander rows of treats and treasures at this beloved Southbank spot. Boasting a mammoth 24 stalls, this is a Melbourne institutions on the edge of the CBD. From silk scarves to gourmet goodies, everything is handmade by local artisans.
Fair@Square Ethical Lifestyle Festival
Fair@Square has also gone online this year. The team is offering a week of lifestyle workshops, talks, cooking shows and exhibits. It's the best way to source ethical gifts this Christmas
Christmas Market at WTC Wharf
Visit the banks of the Yarra and shop till you drop at this pop-up Christmas market. There's entertainment for kids young and old, and plenty of waterside restaurants nearby to feast at afterwards.
Add some elegance to your festive celebrations with a visit to Kimono House. Browse exquisite fabrics and DIY kits imported from Kyoto for your Christmas craft projects, or snap up handmade Japanese gifts and Yuletide trims.
Nicholas Building Christmas Makers Market
Cross off all your Christmas shopping at the Nicholas Building Christmas Makers Market.
Festive Food Truck Stop
Bring the family along to Queen Vic Market and feast at the Festive Food Truck Stop.
Queen Victoria Market
Queen Victoria Market provides an authentic shopping experience right in the heart of the city.
Last updated on Mon 30 Nov 2020
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Entertain the whole family over the school holidays with these kid-friendly events and activities.
Share stories, songs, play and craft activities with your pre-schooler.
Join a fun, interactive session of stories, songs and rhymes for children aged 18 months and under.