Ashwood Farmers’ Market
Third Sunday of month. Ashwood College, Vannam Drive, Ashwood. $2, children free. Animal farm, jumping castle & live music through the day. Fresh vegetables, cheese, meat, deli foods, plants and much more.
Amaroo Fruit & Veg Market, Chadstone
Wednesday afternoons 12noon–2pm. Amaroo Neighbourhood Centre, 34 Amaroo Street, Chadstone. Great range of new season produce at competitive prices. Phone 9807 2625. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Boroondara Farmers’ Market, Hawthorn
Third and fifth Saturday of month, 8am–1pm. Patterson Reserve, Auburn Road, Hawthorn. Entry $2 donation. Fresh pasta, organic fruit and vegetables, and more. 60 stalls of fresh produce from all over Victoria. Phone 9278 4444.
Damper Creek Collective Inc.
Local group distributes weekly organic vegie box ($35) and dry foodstuffs and encourages sharing from local gardens. Aims to minimise greenhouse gas emissions, support local food producers, be socially responsible and promote a sense of community. Email: email@example.com
Hartwell and Camberwell Food Swap
Meets the first Saturday of every month (10–11.30am) at Burwood Neighbourhood House, just across Warrigal Road, near the Toorak Road shops.
Hawthorn Craft Market
First Sunday 10am–3pm. Free. The Parkview Room, 340 Camberwell Road, Camberwell. Easy parking; accessible by public transport. Handcrafted original goods including jewellery, children’s and baby wear, toys and fresh produce.
Mount Waverley Rotary Art & Craft Market
Second Sunday each month 9am–2pm. Mount Waverley Village car park, Stephensons Road. Usually about 60 stalls of art, craft and food. All proceeds go to Rotary Club of Mount Waverley for many local and international causes.
Nunawading Market – Craft & Produce
Fourth Sundays of month. February–November, 9am–2pm. Whitehorse Civic Centre, 379 Whitehorse Road. ‘Make It, Bake It, Grow It.’ Clothing, toys, jewellery, gifts, plants, gourmet foods & fresh produce. Funds raised go to young people for artistic development.
Surrey Hills/Balwyn Community Centre Food Swap
3rd Sunday of every month (9.30–10.30am) at Balwyn Community Centre, 412 Whitehorse Road, Surrey Hills.
The Chest Community Market
Deakin University, 221 Burwood Hwy. 4th Sundays 8am-1pm. All profits used to alleviate disadvantage within Whitehorse and surrounds. Come bag some Sunday fun. Gold coin entry. 2017 dates: 26 February, 26 March, 23 April, 28 May, 25 June.
Treasures & Tastes @ Trinity, Surrey Hills
Third Saturday, 9am–1pm. Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 177 Union Road, Surrey Hills. Phone 0447 733 949. Indoor boutique makers’ and growers’ market. Handmade, home-grown items. Treasures’ Tearoom or courtyard BBQ.
Whitehorse Farmers’ Market, Nunawading
Second Sunday of month, 8am–1pm. Whitehorse Civic Centre, 379 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading. Fresh produce from farms to you. Proceeds used by Rotary for local community projects. Phone 9539 2443. This is a plastic-free market.