List Of Local Craft, Organic Produce And Farmers Markets In South Gippsland
Coal Creek Farmers Market – 8am to 12.30pm, 2nd Saturday of month at the main carpark and picnic area of the Coal Creek Community Park, Heritage Village and Museum on Silkstone Road on the eastern side of Korumburra, with ample parking just metres away. The market is plastic bag free so BYO trolley, baskets and reuse your own plastic shopping bags. Contact Joyce Whelan 03 5674 3519 or make enquiries on 0459 629000.
Cowes Twilight Market – A twilight variety market from 4pm to 9pm, Saturdays in January plus Labour weekend and Easter Saturday. 225 Settlement Road – Cowes. Enquiries: 0422749964 or (03) 5952 2894 – No Longer Running
Churchill Island Farmers Market – A farmers market in the pleasant surrounds of Westernport Bay with produce including wine, fruit, vegetables and cheeses. Churchill Island via Phillip Island on the 4th Saturday of the month 8am-1pm, Melways reference 632 G6. contact: Regional Farmers Markets – 03 5664 0096
Fish Creek Makers Market – 20 of South Gippsland’s finest artisan’s, makers and crafters come together in the cosy Fish Creek Memorial Hall. Saturday September 30: 9.30am-3pm. Saturday November 4: 9.30am-3pm. Entry Free. Venue: Fish Creek Memorial Hall, 13 Falls Road Fish Creek VIC 3959. Contact: Catherine McGlead
Phone: 0407 543 371.
Foster Farmers Market – Farm fresh produce and more. Held on the 3rd Saturday of every month at the Foster War Memorial Art Centre Hall from 8am until 12 noon. Contact: Juneen Schulz Phone: 0427 809 509. Further enquiries phone 03 5682 1345
Grantville Market – Produce and quality second hand goods. 4th Sunday of each month (except Sun before Christmas) at the Grantville Hall – Bass Hwy (on the way to Phillip Island) 8am – 2pm. (Mel ref 612 R9) Enquiries: (03) 5678 8465 or (03) 5678 8438
Inverloch Angling Club Market – Held in January at the Club rooms, The Esplanade 8am – 1pm. Contact Ruth 03 5674 3319
Inverloch Community Market – An indoor/outdoor craft market. Last Sat in Jan, Easter Sat and Sun, Sat and Sun before Melbourne Cup. 9am-2pm, Community Centre, A’Beckett Street. – Inverloch (Mel ref 612 T2) Enquiries: (03) 5663 5256
Inverloch Farmers Market – Offering a great range of clean, green, local fresh food, farm fresh produce, homemade preserves. “Fall in Love with Local Food” 8am to 1pm. The Glade, Inverloch 3rd Sunday of the month 8 am – 1 pm Melways reference 612 T12. Contact Regional Farmers: Peter Arnold – 03 5664 0096
Jumbunna Bush Market – 1st Sunday of each month (2nd Sunday in November) at the Main Hall 9am – 1pm contact Mrs. Smith 03 5657 3241
Kongwak Market – This Funky ALL-WEATHER Market, brings Kongwak to life with its fabulous variety market held every Sunday, rain, hail or shine with indoor and undercover stalls selling a selection of vintage/retro and second hand home wares, clothing, albums, art, jewellery, local produce, plants, books, live music, great food and coffee, plus a fun atmosphere. It is set in a huge shed and there are outdoor stalls and handmade items. Time: Every Sunday 10am – 3pm. Entry: is via a gold coin donation. Venue: Kongwak General Store and Sheds. Contact: Jane. Phone: 0417 142 478
Korumburra Market– No Longer Running – However the market now runs at Coal Creek Historic Village on the eastern side of the Korumburra township. See Coal Creek Market details above.
Koonwarra Farmers Market – Held on the first Saturday every month, set in the contemporary and rural village of Koonwarra, this community event exemplifies the best of local produce, and was founded in November 2000 by a not-for-profit association of the regions growers, producers and specialty food-makers. On wet days it is held in the adjoining hall. Dogs welcome on a lead. Time: 8.30am – 12.30 pm. Venue: Koala Drive Koonwarra VIC 3954. Contact: Rod Faudel Phone: 0408 619 1821.
Leongatha Rotary Market – 4th Sunday every month in the Safeway Carpark, Phone: 03 5662 5800.
Leongatha Farmers Market – If you’re a person, who loves fresh food and locally grown produce, you can enjoy a new Community Farmers Market held on the 4th Saturday of each month. The concept is for people to bring a basket and go home with enough produce to cook a beautiful meal or several meal. With a great ambiance, live music and a marquee for people to sit and enjoy a coffee and tasty food. Come out and support the market. They are also seeking expressions of interest for potential stall holders. Venue: Community College Gippsland’s Leongatha Campus in Howard Street Leongatha VIC 3953 Time: from 8.30am to 1pm Contact: Julie Curtis on (03) 5662 6700.
Loch Village Market – The market offers a great mix of Produce, Goods and Bric A Brac. Operated by the Lions Club of Strzelecki where all proceeds go to aid the community. Second Sunday of each month between October and April at the Loch Railway Siding 9am – 1pm. See Craft, Treasures, Produce and Plants. Contact: Noel Gregg Phone: 0447 398 822 (03) 5659 2235.
Meeniyan Midweek Market – Join us for a wonderful day of shopping, taking in the sights and delights of our market day where stall owners will be showcasing their treasures, organic home grown produce, homemade soaps, arts and more. Third Thursday Monthly, 10am to 2pm Venue: Whitelaw Street Meeniyan VIC 3956 Contact: Tracey Robertson Phone: 0402 995 063
Mirboo North Country and Community Market – Last Saturday of month, 2nd Saturday December + 11th May 2013. Time: 8.30am to 1pm with around 20 stalls showcasing new and used goods, including plants, food, bric a brac, chooks, art, local veggies and honey, craft, fresh produce and much more … held in Baromi Park. Main Contact: Maxine. Phone: (03) 5668 2465
Newhaven Craft Market – 4th Saturday of each month at Newhaven Hall 8am – 1pm contact Patrick Logan 03 5678 8163
Phillip Island Craft Market – An /indoor/otdoor market with over 60 quality handmade craft, plant and produce stalls. Profits are returned for local community needs. The market runs on the 2nd Saturday of the month. Thompson Ave, – Parish Hall, Thompson Ave, Cowes (Mel ref 634 C1) Enquiries: (03) 5678 8784
Prom Country Farmers Market – Foster War Memorial Arts Centre, Main Street Foster, Victoria 3960 Australia. The Prom Country Farmers’ Market offers fresh local produce in Foster on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Contact: Juneen Schulz Phone: 0427 809 509.
Promontory Home Produce and Craft Market – Foster Showgrounds (P.O. Box 180) Station Road Foster, Victoria 3960 Australia. More than 250 stalls. Home produce, arts and crafts, plants, food stalls and train rides for the children.
South Gippsland Dairy Expo – The Strzelecki Lions Club proudly hosts the South Gippsland Dairy Expo in Korumburra for two days in late September 2017 every year, commencing each day at 9.00 am. Entry is free to all who attend. This event showcases the latest in innovation, products and services available to the dairy industry. Korumburra Showgrounds. Korumburra VIC 3950. Project Secretary : Deanne Kennedy. Phone : 03 56594219. Mobile : 0419 878 055.
South Gippsland Farmers Market – Memorial Park, Koala Drive, Koonwarra, Victoria 3954 Australia. Offering the best of the region’s fresh, locally grown preserves and many other culinary delights and specialises in promoting organically produced food.
Tarwin Lower Market – January/March/April/November/December at Tarwin Lower Memorial Hall contact Peter Emmet 03 5663 707
Toora Highway Market – No Longer Running
Toora Lions Den Market – This is your opportunity to buy a bargain and help support community programs through the Toora Lions Club. Date: 1st Saturday of the month Time: 8am – 1pm Venue: Vi-Plus Factory Jetty Road Toora VIC 3962 Contact: Jeff Unthank Phone: 03 5686 2103
Leongatha Rotary Market – 4th Sunday of every month in the Safeway Carpark, Smith Street, 7.30am -12 noon
Wonthaggi Rotary Club Market – 2nd Sunday of the month at Apex Park in Murray Street, 8am – 3pm. Craft, Treasures, Various Goods. Contact – Max (03) 56725204
Yarram Market & Boot Sale – 1st Sunday of the month in the Guide & Scout Hall Sth Gippsland Highway 8am – 1pm. Also Easter Saturday in the hall and Easter Sunday at the showgrounds. Secondhand goods, craft and fresh produce. Contact – Rhonda 03 51825679
Yarram Tarra Festival Monster Market – Easter Monday 8.30am to 2pm at the Yarram Recreation Reserve.