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Your Comprehensive Guide to all Local Markets on the Gold Coast

Your Comprehensive Guide to all Local Markets on the Gold Coast

Explore the vibrant culture of local markets dispersed from hinterland to coastline in and around the beautiful Gold Coast.

This comprehensive guide uncovers local treasures, from the eclectic and diverse Carrara Markets to the bohemian atmosphere of The Village Markets. Indulge in fresh produce, artsy displays and rural charm, this guide is set to simplify your weekend plans.

Insurance for Market Stall Holders - Photo of a Market including stalls taking place with the Finders Keepers - Featuring some handmade stall holders

Clothes/Crafts/Other Markets

Hey there, fashion and craft lovers! Get ready to delve into some of the Gold Coast’s coolest markets with our spotlight on clothes, crafts, and all things fabulous. From trendy threads to handmade creations and tiny treasures, this list has all your market desires covered.

Explore the AUZi’s comprehensive market guide, the ultimate resource for all family-friendly stalls, vibes for the perfect Sunday date or a memorable outing with a friend. 

 Sunday Weekly at Alternating Locations, 8am-2pm

The Gold Coast Art and Craft markets is amongst the perfect ways to spend a Sunday morning. Across various locations each week discover handmade treasures and connect with local artisans. Follow their Instagram for updates where they are next, @artandcraftonthecoast or more at their website

Saturday & Sunday Weekly, 8am-3pm

A tourist bucket list item at the Gold Coast has to be Carrara Markets open every weekend. Self-proclaimed as Australia’s largest marketplace it is home to a diverse range of stalls, a treasure trove of both eclectic finds and local delights. Learn more via their website

Every 6th Sunday (check organiser for dates)

Mo’s Desert Clubhouse / Central Dr, Burleigh Heads

Now for my sustainable and ethical fashion lovers, look no further than Desert Digs Vintage Rummage Market at Mo’s Desert Clubhouse. Mark it in the calendar pronto – the vibrant atmosphere and the unmatched charm of preloved clothes results in this market being a must-attend event! Follow them on Instagram for dates @desertdigsmarkets


Thursday’s 3-7.30pm

The Boulevard / Emerald Lakes

With the gorgeous backdrop of The Boulevard, at Emerald Lakes these twilight markets set an enchanting afternoon filled with gourmet food and crafts every Thursday.

Wednesday’s  6.30-11.30am

Newlife Church / 4 Greenwich Court, Robina

The Evergreen Markets are a new and already impressive markets on the Gold Coast scene. With a range of products and a friendly atmosphere they are set to brighten our Wednesday mornings. Find their instagram @evergreenmarkets

3rd Sunday of the month

The Well / 58 Highland Way, Upper Coomera

For our friends with young ones! These markets are going to be your best friend with a range of activities, stalls and an on site playground this is the ideal market for young families. Find them @hideandseek_market


3rd Sunday of the month, 9am-1pm

Hope Island Shopping Centre / 10 Santa Barbara Road

This boutique pop up market, is home to many local artisans. Operating every 3rd Sunday of the month, it stretches along the waterfront for a nice backdrop, with eclectic stalls and weekly live music.

Last Sunday of the month, 7am-1pm

Tamborine State School / Curtis Road, Tamborine Mountain

Now these markets are amongst my favourite on the Coast with the tranquil forest, scenic drive and a range of market stalls this is the perfect market for the entire family. 

1st & 3rd Sunday of the month, 8.30am-1pm

Burleigh Heads State School / 1750 Gold Coast Highway, Burleigh Heads

The Village Markets is an award winning market that has been running since 2008. Located at Burleigh Heads State School this market continues to be amongst the best local markets. With a vibrant atmosphere, an array of stalls and a range of local musicians this market is perfect for all ages. Find them on Instagram @thevillagemarkets

Friday Night Markets, 4-8pm

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary / 28 Tomewin Street

Within the atmosphere of the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary this market has a variety of local and international cuisines, crafts and more!

Occasional ( check organisers events page for more details)

The Great Lawn / Broadwater Parklands, Marine Parade

For all our vegan friends this market is for you! With a diverse range of food and products this is one to add on the calendar!


3rd Sunday of the month, 6-11am

Yatala Drive In Theatre / 100 Stapylton Jacobs Well Road

Farmers Markets

Experience the allure of the Gold Coast’s farmers markets where fresh and locally sourced produce and products take centre stage. Weekdays through to weekends there is an extensive selection all throughout the coast. Engage with the local community and passionate artisans while celebrating sustainable practices. See below a list of our favourite local farmers markets!

Friday-Sunday, 8am-2pm

Sunday’s 6-11.30am

Saturday’s 6-11am

Sunday’s 6-11.30am

Saturday’s 6.30-12pm


Saturday’s 6-11am


Sunday’s 6.30-12pm


Saturday’s 6.30-11.30am