The best markets around Australia

Whether you’re after the freshest produce possible or the tastiest food truck grubs, these markets have got it all! Come along with us as we show you some of the best markets across Australia!

NSW – Carriageworks Farmers Market

Although there’s a mecca of markets for you to visit in Sydney (lucky you), if you could only visit one, you must visit Carraigeworks Farmer’s market! Whether you’re after the best seasonal produce or freshly baked artisanal bread, you’ll find it here. Open from 8am on Saturdays, they’ve got a range of gourmet products for you to choose from! Whether truffles or gourmet chocolates tickle your delight, they’ll be sure to fix you up at this farmers market.

SA – Adelaide Farmers Market

Although Adelaide Central Market steals the show, many forget about the quaint Adelaide Farmers’ market! Here, you’ll have access to some of the best produce from South Australian family farms and a vibrant environment. Open from 9am every Sunday, you’ll have a stellar morning at one of Australia’s best farmer’s market! Whether you need little nibbles for your charcuterie board or a hefty meal for your lunch, the Adelaide Farmer’s market has got something for you.

VIC – Queen Victoria Night Market

The first thing you’ll notice here is the aroma of barbecued meats wafting to your nose as you enter the market. Held on Wednesdays in the summer, the QV night markets is an iconic food mecca that you cannot miss! With more than 60 eclectic street food stalls and 100 specialty stores, you’ll be lost in choices! Soak up the last drops of sun in the hottest place in Melbourne and treat yourself to a drink before the night begins.

WA – Perth City Farm Farmers Market

Situated in Perth City Farm, this market is the perfect place to shop for all of your sustainable and ethical produce! They’re held every Saturday and is connected to an amazing café and nursery. Whether you wanted to grab some homemade produce, relax in the courtyard or have an extravagant breakfast at the farm café, you won’t be disappointed at this market!

NT – Mindil Beach Sunset Market

Whether it’s late lunch or a dinner date, enjoy a slow and evening by spending it at the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets. Run on Thursday and Sunday nights, it’s the perfect way to end the weekend or had a mid-week break! With more than 260 stalls, you won’t fall short of having something to see, eat or do. Hungry? They also have more than sixty food stalls! Grab yourself a bite to eat and settle yourself down on the beach to enjoy the real sunset

TAS – Farm Gate MYarket

Although most tourists go to the infamous Salamanca for their market visit, the Farm Gate Market is where you need to be! Rather than being a tourist destination, a majority of the traffic each week is from the locals. It opens from 8:30am every Sunday until 1 and it also has a designated food hub, so come hungry! From fresh seafood to breakfast delights, the Farm Gate market will definitely satisfy your delight. If the delicious bites don’t tickle your fancy, there’s an abundance of local produce that you can take home with you!

QLD – Noosa Farmers Market

From organic local produce to freshly squeezed juices, Noosa Farmers Market has everything for your perfect Sunday morning out! Being situated amongst the gum trees, it’s the perfect place to wander around and sample some delicious bites.  It’s deemed one of the best markets on the Sunshine Coast and we definitely agree! Want to spend more time here? Check out all the things you must do in Noosa!

Wherever you are in Australia, you’ll find an amazing market to stroll and peruse around. Wherever you are, you can also find an amazing property to stay at!

Beat the Heat at the Beach!

The peak of our Aussie summer is here! What better way to cool down than a day at the beach? Pack on the sunblock, bring your surfboard and head on down!

Australia is home to some of the most spectacular beaches. Beat the heat and spend your afternoon splashing in refreshing blue waters!

Whitehaven Beach, Whitsundays QLD

Sink your toes in the white silica sand of Whitehaven Beach, one of the purest in the world. This pristine and award winning beach is the top destination to be, whether you’re travelling with friends or having a romantic weekend with your partner. The Northern end of the beach is Hill Inlet, where you can feast your eyes on the shifting of sand and water, creating a gorgeous fusion of colours. 

Hyams Beach, Jervis Bay

This popular summer spot is often referred to the Whitsundays of NSW. Hyam’s beach is approximately a 2.5 hour drive from Sydney, and has one of the whitest sands in Australia! You and your friends can spend a weekend away and have endless fun basking in the sun and splashing amongst the cool waters. If you’re looking for adventure, walk to the north end for the top snorkelling spot! 

Turquoise Bay, Exmouth

Spend the afternoon relaxing, swimming and snorkeling in the gorgeous crystal clear and calm waters. Turquoise Bay is considered WA’s best beach, located in the Cape Range National Park. Let the current take you on a long-shore drift, but be wary of the strong current near the sandbar. Keep an eye out and you might even spot creatures like the moon wrasse, starfish, and a reef shark!

Cossie’s Beach, Cocos Island

This remote paradise is located on Direction Island nestled in the Cocos islands, an Australian territory in the Indian ocean. Tiptoe along the 300m powder white sand and take in the awe striking view of the shallow and clear lagoon! Go for a snorkel, a surf or play a game of golf – this is the ultimate coastal and aquatic destination for you and your friends!

Noose Main Beach, Noosa Heads

Take the family out and enjoy a day out at Noosa Main Beach, where the waves are gentle and calm, perfect for kids and not so confident swimmers! This beach is one of the few along the Australian coastline that faces the north, making it less breezy in cooler months. After a refreshing dip, take a stroll across the courtyard towards the golden sands and clear waters! has over 3000 properties across Australia. Book now and plan your summer getaway with your friends and family! >>