Port Macquarie offers lots of things to do such as touring historic sites, vineyards and attending exhibitions. Moreover, it provides marketplaces that you can go and purchase fresh supplies for your kitchen and also get to buy handmade jewellery. Here are the numerous markets in Port Macquarie.
Real Food Local Produce Markets
Real food markets are located in the Port Central Glasshouse Forecourt and are open every Tuesday from 12pm - 6pm. Come and fill up your shopping baskets with beautiful organic and local seafood, pork, vegetables, fruits and gourmet goodness offered by local farmers.
Port Macquarie Art Society Market Bazaar
Port Macquarie Art Society Market Bazaar is held every Sunday. It is held at Hamilton House, 198 Hastings River Drive. This is a chance to purchase vegetables and fruits, cakes, baby clothes, eggs, assorted tools, second-hand books and an array of locally made arts and crafts.
Wauchope Community Markets and Arts Bazaar
The market is conducted every Saturday of each month at the Wauchope Uniting Church. The local farmers in the market stalls offer vegetables, fruits, plants, crafts and bric-a-brac.
Uniting Church Markets
The market is open on the first Saturday of each month. You will be able to experience several fantastic homemade products including candles, vegetables, knick-knacks, honey, books, refreshments, soap and handmade cards.
Grown and Gathered Pappinbarra Community Market
The market is located at Hollisdale hall in Pappinbarra road. It is held on every first Sunday of the month. Some of the products available in the community market include beeswax cloths, handcrafted jewellery, locally produced timber goods, bread and pastries, recycled clothing and handmade chocolates.
Kendall Showground Markets
The market is held at Kendall Showground in Batar Creek Road every first Sunday of the month. The market attracts producers and artisan from around the region to sell their local produce, preserves, flowers, arts and crafts and many more.
The Foreshore Market
Local artists and artisans showcase their talents on market days on every second Saturday of the month at Westport Park, Port Macquarie. Exclusive handmade arts and crafts highlight the market day with an assorted mix of other stalls from gourmet foods, vintage clothing, flowers, locally grown produce, handmade jewellery and clothing.
Johns River Country Markets
The market is held at Johns River Community Hall and Recreation Reserve on the second Saturday of the month. Additional markets days are conducted on the Monday of the long weekends in January, Easter, June and October. The merchandises on sale include homemade items, old wares, food, tea and coffee.
Kundabung Hall Poultry and Farmers' Markets
The farmers' market is held on every second Sunday of the month at River Road in Kundabung. The market has a fundraising stall that sells toasted sandwiches and donated goods.
St James Cottage Craft
The market is conducted on every third Saturday at Byabarra. The commodities on sale include local arts and crafts such as cards, toys, jewellery, timber products, knitting and much more.
Laurieton Riverwalk Market
The market is held at the Bruce Porter Reserve on Tunis Street in Laurieton every third Sunday of the month. The products for sale at the market include a wide range of fresh produce, clothes, fashion, plants, candles, gourmet food and a wide variety of toys.
Wauchope Farmers' Markets
Conducted at Wauchope Showground on the fourth Saturday of each month, Wauchope Farmers' Market offers a wide range of farm produce to serve communities close and far with milk, potatoes, cheese, pork, macadamia and many more.
The Artist Markets
The Artist Market is conducted on every fourth Sunday of each month at the Maritime Museum, Port Macquarie. The market brings together local artisans and artists to showcase locally grown, baked or made, farm produce and exceptional food products.