Nothing says weekend vibes more than catching that morning sunshine, browsing local artisan talent and eating your way through the markets – easy like Sunday morning!
Once upon a time – not so long ago actually – Brisbane was seen as the inferior to our hipster neighbours down in Melbourne and Sydney. But hey, Brissie baby you’ve stepped up your game. Check out all these weekend markets in Brisbane and try telling us the city’s personality hasn’t blossomed into a social butterfly luring in both foodies and shoppers alike.
Oh Brisbane, haven’t you grown up.
Davies Park Market, West End
Every Saturday 6am – 2pm
If you’re after a little bit of everything, head to West End this Saturday. This laidback market will have you vibing to music, stocking up on fresh food, spices and indulging in artisan goods.
Eat Street, Hamilton
Every Friday & Saturday 4pm – 10pm, Sunday 12pm – 8pm
All hail this food lover’s paradise. No matter what food you prefer (food intolerances included) there is something for everyone to dig into at Eat Street. What started as a few food vendors selling out of funky shipping containers on the Northshore, is now a vibrant market full of 180 diverse food stalls and great entertainment.
Brisbane MarketPlace, Rocklea
Every Saturday & Sunday 6am – 12pm
Brisbane MarketPlace run the Saturday Fresh Markets, and the Sunday Discovery Markets. Both host hundreds of stalls spanning across a huge market place where you can truly get that leisurely weekend stroll underway.
Brisbane Night Markets
Every Friday 4pm – 10pm
Also run by Brisbane MarketPlace, their night market boasts another foodie heaven for this side of town. Both fussy eaters and the adventurous are sure to be satisfied with the delicious options on offer here.
The Collective Markets, South Bank
Every Friday 5pm – 9pm, Saturday 10am – 9pm, Sunday 9am – 4pm
Support your local makers and peruse the handmade art, clothing, homewares and much more. The perfect after dinner stroll, with plenty of worthy restaurants and eateries close by.
Logan Central Market, Logan Central (Update – Logan Central Market has unfortunately been closed indefinitely)
Every Sunday 6am – 12pm
A bonanza of bargains to say the least! You’re in for a market haul at Logan Central Market where you can shop food, plants, décor, flowers, fashion and fresh produce just to name a few.
Jan Powers Farmers Markets
Powerhouse – Every Saturday 6am – 12pm
Manly – 1st & 3rd Saturday of the month 6am – 12pm
Mitchelton – 1st Sunday of the month 6am – 12pm
Brisbane is lucky enough to be home to Jan Powers Farmers Markets, a series of bustling venues that aren’t your ‘average’ farmers market that’s for sure. Alongside fresh farm produce, you can browse artisan and exotic products that give the Jan Powers venture their unique charm. Keep an eye out for the cooking classes presented by renowned chefs and other special events.
Milton Markets, Milton
Every Sunday 6am – 12pm
A Sunday morning favourite for both locals, and healthy lifestyle devotees. Brisbane is blessed to have that farm to table privilege at hand. At Milton Markets, expect all of that and more.
The Sunset Social
Every 2nd & 4th Friday 5pm – 9pm
If you’re after somewhere for your little family to head out on a Friday night, The Sunset Social is your new stomping ground. The market organisers have you set with kids activities, live music and all the food to satisfy those rumbling bellies.
Carseldine Farmers & Artisan Market
Every Saturday 6am – 12pm
A mix of your traditional farmers market and creative artisan hub, whatever you’re shopping for, you will find it at Carseldine Farmers and Artisan Market.
Mt Gravatt Marketta, Mt Gravatt
Every Saturday 4pm – 10pm
We seem to be spoiled for street food markets in Brisbane. Mt Gravatt Marketta will serve as the perfect evening outing. You’re bound to find a melting pot of cultural food and the relaxed sounds of live music.
Riverside at the Gardens Market, Brisbane City Botanic Gardens
Every Sunday 8am – 3pm
A veteran in Brisbane’s market scene having served city goers well for over 30 years. Running along the Brisbane River in the Botanic Gardens, it’s the ultimate weekend breakfast spot with a fantastic atmosphere – why not stay for lunch?
Kelvin Grove Village Markets, Kelvin Grove
Every Saturday 6am – 1pm
Described as the heart and soul of the Kelvin Grove Village, these markets have become a popular haunt, decked out with live tunes and the best international food and coffee.
Northey Street City Farm Organic Market, Windsor
Every Sunday 6am – 11am
Yes, Brisbane has its very own city farm! With a farm right at this market’s doorstep, this is the best option for fresh produce in Brisbane. The charming setting and organic promise will definitely have you sold.
Brisbane Vegan Markets, West End
Every 2nd & 4th Sunday 9am – 3pm
Veganism is slowly growing across Australia and so are the vegan markets that come with it! At Brisbane Vegan Market, get your hands (and taste buds – yum) on nothing but plant based and cruelty free food and wares.
Nundah Farmers Markets, Nundah
Every Sunday 6am – 12pm
Rolling out of bed on a Sunday morning, a freshly roasted coffee, and market brekky are in order. Rain, hail or shine, Nundah Farmers Markets has great food, great shopping and great vibes.
Manly Creative Markets, Manly
Every 2nd & 4th Sunday 8am – 3pm
Set among the beautiful Manly Harbour Village is this creative market. Head down for a lovely family day out with everything on offer in the one marketplace.
Food Truck Collective
Check out their Facebook page for times and locations
Some days when you knock off from a long day at work, you’re simply fanging for a big greasy burger or juicy wings. Everyone knows the best place to get that satisfaction is from your local food trucks! Check out the Food Truck Collective. As an alliance of Brisbane’s favourite food trucks, they will keep you updated on their food truck frenzy’s they host around the river city.