Just 1.5hrs south of Sydney, Wollongong boasts beautiful beaches and coastland alongside metropolitan style and small town charm. Much loved for its outdoor adventure, the area offers surfing, sailing, water skiing, hang gliding and more. Bring the family for a weekend getaway and be sure to visit one of the many markets for the freshest of local produce and handmade artisan goods.
Weekly markets in the Wollongong Region
*Eat Street on Crown – Every Thursday
5pm to 10pm
Western end of Crown Street Mall, Wollongong (from Thursday 4th Dec 2014)
Variety of food vendors and live music
*Crown St Mall Friday Markets – Every Friday (except Good Friday and the Friday immediately after Christmas)
9am to 3pm
Crown Street Mall, Wollongong
Tantalise your tastebuds and experience the flavours of the world with delicious Turkish gozleme, Asian inspired curries and Korean barbeque. Enjoy the sweet scents of the freshest produce, coffee beans and homemade baked goods including breads and cakes. Time to stock up on your healthy groceries for the week! There are even gluten free and organic products available. Take in the talent of our local traders as you cast your eyes over the intricate handmade jewellery items, soaps, clothing and more.
*Foragers Weekly Farmers Markets – Every Sunday
9am to 2pm
Bulli Showground, Bulli
From the land to the sea on the South Coast, Illawarra and beyond, Foragers Weekly Farmers Market aims to provide everything in season and showcase amazing artisan products and bring people together to enjoy what this amazing area has to offer every Sunday.
*Dapto Showground Markets – Every Sunday
7am to 1pm
Dapto Showground, Princes Highway, Dapto
Dapto Showground Market is one of the largest and most popular markets on the South Coast of NSW. It has been operating for 16 years and with over 400 stall sites, covers the entire Dapto Showground. Whether it’s in the undercover area or outside, you are bound to find the very thing you are looking for.
Monthly Markets in Wollongong Region
*Twilight Markets – 1st Friday each Month / Oct to March
5.30pm to 8.30pm
Endeavour Drive, Wollongong
Bring a picnic blanket, enjoy light music and savour flavours from international food stalls this summer at one of Wollongong’s iconic venues. Woodfired pizza to French cuisine to delicious desserts – there will be something for everyone.