Seeking some fun in the sun this weekend? Grab the family and check out the range of Sunshine Coast Markets that are perfect and have heaps of produce and heaps of fun!
Markets on the Sunshine Coast
We’ve chased the ultimate things to do with kids on the Sunshine Coast and we have to say – we felt that markets deserved their own page. There is a wide range of options for all different types of market-goers. It doesn’t matter if you are looking for Saturday markets on the Sunshine Coast or Sunday markets on the Sunshine Coast we have them all covered.
This article will show you all the best markets from farmers markets to twilight markets as well as the famous Sunshine Coast Collective Markets, we have them all!
Looking for festive markets this summer? We’ve got a list of Christmas markets here.
Eumundi Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: 80 Memorial Drive, Eumundi
Times: Saturday, 7am to 2pm, Wednesday, 8am to 2pm
The famous Eumundi Markets are a long-time favourite with locals and tourists alike. These iconic Sunshine Coast markets offer lane upon lane of endless stalls! Pieces by local artists, jewellery, gorgeous farm fresh produce, artisan bread, coffee, kaftans for the beach, delicious cakes… the list is truly endless! It is considered Australia’s premier artisan market with a mantra of ‘ Make it. Bake it. Sew it. Grow it.’ If you’re looking for markets on the Sunshine Coast, this is one that you must not miss!
Yandina Country Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: North Street, Yandina
Time: Saturday, 6am to 12pm
Fancy yourself some sunny thrift shopping? Yandina Markets offer a range of treasures such as vintage clothing, trendy potted cacti or succulents, second-hand books and local deli produce. The perfect place for a unique gift or a fun family shopping day!
Noosa Farmers Market, Sunshine Coast
Address: Weyba Road, Noosaville
Time: Sunday, 6am to 12pm
Beautiful local produce combines with Sunshine Coast-made natural beauty products and emerging designer clothing at the Noosa Farmers Markets, not to mention so much locally-produced fruit and veg and handcrafted artisan treats like freshly baked sourdough bread. The market is a great place to pick up a Sunshine Coast picnic or to enjoy breakfast, so we recommend arriving hungry!
Marcoola Market, Sunshine Coast
Address: 10 Lorraine Avenue, Marcoola
Time: Friday twilight market, 4pm to 8pm and Saturday farmers’ market, 8am – 12pm.
Don’t feel like cooking dinner this Friday? Head to Marcoola Markets to enjoy a huge range of international food stalls beneath the sparkle of fairy lights! With options ranging from Mexican to Japanese to Bavarian (and everything in between) there’s something to please every member of the family! Go along and enjoy international flavours, music and good times beside the beach.
On Saturday mornings, local farmers take their best produce to Marcoola so head there and for your weekly fresh fruit and vegetable shop!
Caloundra Twilight Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: Bulcock Beach Esplanade, Caloundra
Time: Twilight markets the last Friday of every month, 5pm to 9pm
How does a sunset walk along the beach followed by dinner at night markets sound for a Friday night? The Twilight Markets offer the ultimate waterfront hangout, complete with over 70 stalls offering a wide range of food and artisan goods. Fill your belly while enjoying the buzzing vibe and live music.
Currimundi Twilight Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: 1 Watson Street, Currimundi Lake
Time: The third Friday of every month, 4pm – 8pm (excluding June & July for a winter break)
Enjoy an evening stroll while sampling a range of sweet and savoury treats, all washed down with a local beer right beside the stunning Currimundi Lake. Take a rug and enjoy delicious food, drink and live music as the sun goes down.
Caloundra Street Fair, Sunshine Coast
Address: Bulcock St, Caloundra
Time: Sundays, 8am – 1pm
This hidden treasure takes place every Sunday and features over 120 unique stalls. Sunday’s Street Fair has over 120 stalls selling some of the region’s best street food, coffee, fresh produce and sweet treats, with locally crafted homewares, art, flowers and plants. Enjoy handcrafted goods, street food, local produce and a vibrant atmosphere. You’ll supporting these Sunshine Coast small businesses so it’s a win, win.
Cotton Tree Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: King Street, Cotton Tree
Time: Every Sunday 7am – 12 noon
If you love handmade goods, this is the market for you! Including local designers and makers plus live music, these markets allow you to support local creative businesses while giving back into the community as proceeds are directed to the Bloomhill Cancer Care charity.
Imbil Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: Imbil Memorial Park, Lambert Hyne Drive
Time: Every Sunday, 8am – 1pm
Pop along to Imbil Markets and you’ll find everything from seedlings and handcrafted jewellery to bric-a-brac and crafts, not to mention all of the fresh and juicy fruit and veg!
Pomona Country Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: Stan Topper Park, Cnr Reserve St & Memorial Ave, Pomona
Time: Every Saturday, 7am – 12 noon.
Enjoy plenty of stalls selling locally grown produce, handmade items including jewellery, pre-loved goods, plants and lots of food options. Enjoy live music and activities as you browse in the sunshine.
Maleny Sunday Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: RSL Hall Bunya St, Maleny
Time: Sundays, 8am – 2pm
These markets are undercover making them a great option for rainy days! Go along and enjoy the organic Fair Trade cafe, and pick up jams, pickles, plants, collectables and handmade goods.
Fisherman’s Road Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: Corner David Lowe Way and Fisherman’s Road
Time: Sundays, 6am – 12 noon
With more than 120 stalls to entertain you, go along and do some shopping and enjoy breakfast at the same time! There is also a jumping castle to keep the kids busy. Shop for pre-loved items, handmade goods, local fruit and veg, plants, and plenty of yummy food.
Peregian Beach Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: Peregian Park, Kingfisher Drive, Peregian Beach
When: 1st and 3rd Sunday of every month, 7am – 12.30pm (if there are five Sundays in December or January an extra market will be held on that day)
Well-known for its wide range of art, craft, recycled and upcycled, handmade and homegrown produce, this is a great market to pick up a gift or treat yourself to something special. There are plenty of food options to choose from, and you can sit back and enjoy the atmosphere before heading to the beach for a swim.
Sunshine Coast Collective Markets, Sunshine Coast
Address: Coolum Primary School, Barns Lane, Coolum Beach
When: Every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month, 8am – 12 noon
Address: Either side of Alexandra Headland Skatepark
When: Pop up event during the school holidays (check dates here), 7am – 12pm
Address: 196 Bunya Road, North Arm
When: Fridays 4pm – 8pm (check dates here)
Address: Maroochydore Homemaker Centre
When: Various pop-up dates and time throughout the year (check dates here)
The Sunshine Coast Collect Markets provide a place for artists, makers, creatives, growers, foodies and musicians to gather and showcase their craft to Sunshine Coast locals and visitors. The markets always have a vibrant, fun, exciting atmosphere. It’s like going on a modern-day treasure hunt as you will discover so many incredible things!
Kawana Waters Farmers Market, Sunshine Coast
Address: Sportsmans Parade, Bokarina
When: Every Saturday, 6am – 12 noon
Go along to shop for the best fresh local produce in the region and enjoy a delicious breakfast at the same time! It’s a great way to begin the weekend.
Make the most of the coast!
This weekend we recommend heading to the markets, Sunshine Coast style! Looking for somewhere to sit down and unwind after your big market day? Check out our top child-friendly Sunshine Coast restaurants here!
Looking for more cheap or free things to do on the Sunshine Coast? Check out our post here.