What makes the Peninsula unique? In no small part, the people and the produce are what makes our region such a special place to live and visit. A great way to discover the Peninsula's finest artisanal products, freshest local produce, artists, local makers and performers is to head to one of our many celebrated community markets.
The Shire is also committed to supporting our Farm Gates, Community Gardens and Mornington Peninsula Produce.
Third Saturday of the month from October to April - please check website for up to date details. The Emu Plains Market is held under the magnificent boughs of a stringy bark forest in Balnarring. It is truly one of the most picturesque market sites on the Mornington Peninsula. It is home to the best makers, growers, creators and collectors from Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula.
Where: Melway Ref - 163 J9
Time: 9am - 2pm
More info: 5983 1935 www.emuplainsmarket.com.au
Every Sunday - rain hail or shine at Bittern Railway Station. A variety market of 80+ stalls selling new and used goods, craft, plants and flowers, fruit and vegetables, food, coffee and much more. A market with a bustling country feel close to town.
Where: Frankston - Flinders Road, Bittern at the Bittern Railway Station
Free entry & parking.
Enquiries: 0409 417 463
Third Saturday of the month. Boneo Community Market is held on the 3rd Saturday (since 1977) to raise money for local community projects. A true craft market is what you will find at Boneo Market where all the locals in the know flock to get the freshest produce and indulge in some of the Mornington Peninsula’s delicious gourmet foods.
Where: Cnr Boneo Rd and Limestone Rd Boneo
Enquiries and stall bookings phone 0418418302
With up to 50 stall holders you are sure to snap up some bargains on new, handmade and preloved baby and children's goods for all ages! And of course we have a coffee van on hand for all your caffeine needs!
Sunday 22 April, Sunday 24 June, Sunday 16 September, Sunday 18 November
Where: Peninsula Community Theatre, 91 Wilsons Road, Mornignton
Time: 9am - 12noon.
Enquiries and stall bookings phone: 0410 043 549
Second Saturday of the month. The spirit of community support and inclusion, promoting locally produced handcrafted products, local produce and presentable recycled goods in a relaxed and social setting. Run by Crib Point Community House, the market is a not-for-profit market and all money raised goes to the Community House and its community programs .
Where: Crib Point Community House, 7 Park Road Crib Point
Time: 9am - 1pm
Enquiries and stall bookings phone 5983 9888 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
A wide range of stalls held every Sunday at the Dromana Drive-In.
Where: Dromana 3 Drive-In, 113 Nepean Highway Dromana
Time: Closed for the season More info call: 5931 0022
Every Thursday. This market has over 40 stalls featuring everything home made, home grown and craft.
Where: High Street, Hastings
More info call: Malcolm - 5979 4232 (Business hours only)
Mornington Main Street Market
Every Wednesday. The Main Street Market Mornington has been a homemade, home grown and home baked market since April 1983, making 2013 its 30th year on Main Street! When you come to the market you will get the chance to meet stallholders that have been attending the market for over 15 years, and they can tell you why the market is such a special place! At the market you will find craft, plants and produce, gourmet delights, kids toys and fashion and much more, all on beautiful Main Street Mornington ... where the shops meet the sea! So make sure to come and visit us next Wednesday, the market operates rain, hail or shine!
More info call 5975 4522
Second Sunday of the month. Mornington Racecourse Market has home grown, home made and home baked items with over 300 stalls. The well treed site provides shade in summer and protection in the colder months. There's an undercover area as well, but, regardless of the weather, thousands of regular market-goers always keep the second and sometimes third Sunday of the month as their 'Mornington day'. For the comfort of all patrons, dogs are prohibited in the market. There is an animal farm for the kids, face painting and buskers. $3 parking fee applies.
Where: Racecourse Rd, Mornington
Time: 9am to 2pm
The Mt Eliza Farmers’ Market is held in the Mt Eliza Village precinct on the 4th Sunday of every month. Mt Eliza farmers’ market plays host to authentic growers and producers.
For more information: www.mtelizafarmersmarket.com.au/
Where: Cnr Mt Eliza Way and Canadian Bay Road, Mount Eliza
(Melways Reference: 105 F1)
Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Cooperative’ monthly Artist Inspired Artist's Market. Held on the first Sunday of each month at Oak Hill 100 Mornington-Tyabb Road, Mornington 3931. Visit www.oakhillgallery.com.au
Oak Hill Gallery holds its Artist’s Market on the first Sunday of each month coinciding with the official opening of its monthly exhibitions.
Pearcedale Farmers' Market
Held every third Saturday of the month, 8.00am to 1.00pm, All year
Where: Pearcedale Community Centre, Baxter Tooradin Rd, Pearcedale
Phone: 0418 532 620
First Saturday of the month, September to May. The Red Hill Community Market now features over 300 stalls of gourmet produce, fresh fruit and vegetables, quality Australian made art and craft. Join us around the oval for Victoria's best loved market. For the comfort of all patrons, dogs are prohibited in the market. Red Hill is the 'grand dame' of Victoria's craft markets.
Parking $4 (provided by Red Hill Lions Club)
Where: Arthur's Seat Rd, Red Hill. (Melway map: 190 J3)
Time: 8am to 2pm
Note: Hours extended to 2pm for the Easter Market
Tel. 5976 3266.
Second Saturday of the month.The Rosebud Community School Market is held in the grounds of Rosebud Primary School, on the corner of Point Nepean Road and Jetty Road Rosebud. There are around 160 stalls selling craft, hand produced and new items, produce and plants. There are no used goods at this market.
Where: Rosebud Primary School
More info: Call 0425 816 855 or visit www.rosebudps.vic.edu.au
Fifth Saturday of the month. The Rosebud Trash ‘n’ Treasure Market is held on the Fifth Saturday of the month at Rosebud Primary School and you will find trash and treasure, craft, plants and produce - something for everyone! There are around 160 stalls raising money for Rosebud Primary School.
Where: Rosebud Primary School
Time: 7.30am till noon.
Contact: Rosebud Primary School - 5986 8274
First Sunday of the month. The Rosebud Lions Club Market is held on the Village Green with around 100+ stalls selling craft, new and second hand items, produce and plants. Enjoy the beach and the local shops while you are there. Time 7am to 2pm.
Where: Point Nepean Rd (between Rosebud Parade & Eight Avenue)
Time: 7am till 2pm
Contact: Don Nolan - 0401 088 559
First Saturday of the month. The Rye Rotary Market is a well known open air market with craft, plants, vegies and gift ideas for the whole family. There are between 75 and 120 stalls. The market is held on the Rye Foreshore opposite the Post Office so you are close to the beach.
Where: Rye Foreshore near Pier
Time: 7am - noon
More info: www.rosebudryerotary.org.au/rye-foreshore-market or email: email@example.com
Fourth Saturday of the month. Held at the Tootgarook Primary School Market is there are around 250 stalls with something for everyone. A fundraising event for the Primary School.
The market is close to the beach and playgrounds.
More info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0418 360 919
Where: Tootgarook Primary School Market (Mel 169 D3)
Time: 7.30am - 12.30pm.
Second Saturday of the month excluding January
9:00am - 1:00pm, Stalls can range from bric a brac to jewellery, clothes, plants, toys, soaps, crafts, fruit and vegetables, cards, tools and furniture.
2a Eramosa road West, Somerville, Vic 3912
Tel: (03) 5977 8838
Various dates across the year held at Balnarring, Flinders, Rosebud, St Andrews, Dromana and Mornington
10:00am - 3:00pm, Body mind spirit event with local products & services for health & wellbeing
Visit https://www.facebook.com/wellbeingmarkets/ for dates and locations.
Held every third Sunday of the month, 8:00am to 1:00pm, All year
Where: Broughton Street Reserve, Broughton St, Seaford
For more information visit: Seaford Farmers Market
Disclaimer: Details, dates and information may change at any time. Please check with the organiser before attending.