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Gold Coast Markets For Kids: We share the definitive list!

Family Relaxing At Outdoor Gold Coast Markets For Kids

Whether you are after fresh produce, crafts, gifts or just a stroll in the sun, a visit to your local market is a lovely way to spend the day. You can usually count on free entry, free entertainment, and free parking too – bonus, right?

So, where should we go? We’re truly spoiled for choice here in our part of the world. There’s eat streets, farmer’s markets, artisan craft markets and bric-a-brac a plenty. You just have to know where to find it – and we can help! Read on  …

Looking for other things to do on the Gold Coast with Kids – this list is EPIC – click here.

Things to do on the Gold Coast with kids

Family Friendly Markets: Gold Coast, Tweed Coast, Byron Bay

Friday Markets:

  • ITAVA Markets Nerang
    5pm-10pm • Every Friday
    Country Paradise Parklands, 231 Beaudesert-Nerang Road, Nerang
  • Sanctuary Markets Currumbin
    4pm-9pm • Every Friday
    On The Village Green, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, 28 Tomewin Street, Currumbin
  • Mudgeeraba Sunset Markets
    4pm-8pm • Every Friday
    Mudgeeraba Showgrounds, 115 Mudgeeraba Road, Worongary
  • Miami Marketta Arts Creative
    5pm-10pm • Twice a month – the second and fourth Friday
    Rabbit + Cocoon, 23 Hillcrest Parade, Miami
  • Marketta Street Food
    4pm-10pm • Every Friday
    23 Hillcrest Parade, Miami
  • Night Quarter (Helensvale) READ OUR REVIEW
  • Please note – as at February 2019 these markets are closed indefinitely.
  • 4pm-10pm • Every Friday
    1 Town Centre Drive, Helensvale
  • Kingscliff Lantern Markets 
    5.30pm-9.30pm • First Friday of every month
    Lion’s Park, Marine Parade, Kingscliff

Saturday Markets:

  • Byron Artisan (Twilight) Markets – READ OUR REVIEW
    4-9 • Every Saturday in Summer
    Railway Park, on Johnson Street in central Byron Bay
  • Carrara Markets
    7am-4pm • Every Saturday
    Gooding Drive, Carrara
  • Marketta Street Food
    4pm-10pm • Every Saturday
    23 Hillcrest Parade, Miami
  • Cuisine on the Green – Street Food
    5.30pm-10pm • Every Saturday
    Surfers Paradise Golf Club, 1 Fairway Drive, Clear Island Waters
  • Night Quarter (Helensvale) READ OUR REVIEW
  • Please note – as at February 2019 these markets have closed indefinitely
  • 4pm-10pm • Every Saturday
    1 Town Centre Drive, Helensvale
  • Chinatown Street Markets
    4pm-9.30pm • First Saturday of the month
    Young and Davenport Streets, Southport
  • Brunswick Heads Riverside Markets
    From 7am • First Saturday of every month
    Memorial Park, Brunswick Heads
  • Kingscliff Lions Beachside Markets
    7am-12pm • Second Saturday of every month
    Marine Parade, Kingscliff
  • Mullumbimby Community Market
    7.30am-3pm  Third Saturday of every month
    Summers Park, Mullumbimby

Sunday Markets:

  • Bundall Farmer’s Market – READ OUR REVIEW
    6am-11.30am • Every Sunday
    Gold Coast Arts Centre, Bundall Rd, Surfer’s Paradise
  • Carrara Markets
    7am-4pm • Every Sunday
    Gooding Drive, Carrara
  • Carrara Markets Car Boot Sale
    7am-4pm • First and third Sunday of every month
    Gooding Drive, Carrara
  • Broadbeach Art and Craft Markets
    8am-2pm • First and third Sunday of every month
    Kurrawa Park, Old Burleigh Road, Broadbeach
  • Burleigh Markets
    8am-2.30pm • Last Sunday of the month
    Justins Park, The Esplanade, Burleigh Heads
  • Coolangatta Markets – READ OUR REVIEW
    8am-2.30pm • Second Sunday of the month (plus the fourth Sunday of five Sunday months)
    Queen Elizabeth Park, Marine Parade, Coolangatta
  • Elanora Car Boot Sale
    5.10am-10.30-11am • Every Sunday
    Elanora State High School, corner 19th Avenue and Avocado Street, Elanora
  • The Village Markets (Burleigh)
    8.30am-1pm • First and third Sunday of the month
    Burleigh Heads State School, Lower Gold Coast Highway, Burleigh Heads
  • The Village Markets (Paradise Point)
    8.30am-1pm • Fourth Sunday of the month
    The Esplanade Parklands, Paradise Point
  • The Byron Community Market
    8am – 3pm • First Sunday of the month
    Butler Street Reserve
  • The Channon Craft Market
    9am-3pm • Second Sunday of the month
    Coronation Park, The Channon
  • Pottsville Beach Markets
    From 7.30am • Third Sunday of the month
    Philip Street Reserve
  • Murwillumbah Community Market 
    8.30am-1pm • Fourth Sunday of the month
    Murwillumbah Showground
  • Bangalow Village Market READ OUR REVIEW
    9am-3pm • Fourth Sunday of the month
    Bangalow Showground
  • Piggabeen Valley Market
    9am – 2pm • Mar to Nov • Third Sunday of the month
    Piggabeen Hall
  • Tweed Heads Markets
    Early • Every Sunday
    Tweed Men’s Shed, Recreation St
  • Tamborine Mountain Country Market READ OUR REVIEW
    7am to midday • Second Sunday
    Tamborine Mountain Showgrounds, Bartle Road Mt Tamborine

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