April Markets Wrap-Up
With autumn well and truly establishing itself and the summer heat wave on its way out, there’s no better time to spend a weekend checking out the many markets Sydney has to offer. From clothing to food, furniture to arts and crafts there’s sure to be a bargain out there for everyone. Here’s just a taste of some of the markets operating over the April school holiday period.
Campbell Parade (Bondi Beach Public School), Bondi Beach
Sunday: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Whether you’re caught up in the organic food trend or just want to support local growers, then the Bondi Farmers Markets are well worth a visit. Operating every Saturday from 9:00am to 1:00pm at Bondi Beach Public School, these markets offer the best of seasonal fruit and veg, mouth-watering breads and cheeses, organic meat and even flowers to treat yourself or surprise that special someone. The Bondi Farmers Markets are particularly perfect for the health conscious or foodies looking to try natural foods and fresh produce.
Dixon Street (Chinatown), Haymarket
Friday: 4:00pm to 11:00pm
Located on Dixon Street in the heart of Chinatown, these night markets operate every Friday from 4:00pm to 11:00pm. With a distinctly Asian flavour, the many stalls showcase the artistic and culinary skills of local designers and chefs. Whether you’re after a quick snack, hearty meal, trinket or statement piece, you’re sure to find something unique that will tickle your fancy. Full of energy and culture it’s well worth setting aside a Friday night to explore everything the Chinatown Night Markets have to offer.
28 Broadway (Central Park), Chipendale
Every 1st and 3rd Sunday: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Perhaps Sydney’s trendiest markets, Brewery Yard Markets boasts live music and a relaxed vibe for visitors to peruse their many stalls. Held at Sydney’s Central Park from 10:00am to 4:00pm on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of every month this must visit market has the convenience of being within walking distance of Central Station. From the latest threads to art demonstrations and plenty of cool wares for sale, these markets simply ooze style and are the perfect outing to enjoy a cruisy Sunday afternoon.