Craft Markets – Mornington Peninsula



Mount Martha

Situated at Mount Martha on the Mornington Peninsula, the Briars is a beautiful property comprising of a Wildlife Sanctuary, Heritage Homestead, Nursery, Eco-Living Display Centre, Eco-Camp, eateries and Astronomy Centre.

Visitors will discover a range of home-made, home-grown products, all while exploring the beautiful grounds, wildlife, walking trails, galleries and heritage homestead of the historic Briars.

Purchase the freshest food, the most unique gifts and the most innovative homewares from across the region and engage with our talented stallholders, all of whom love their craft.

The fun doesn’t end when the market wraps up – why not make a day of it, and when you’ve finished exploring the market’s wares, let your feet lead the way through the historic twists and turns of The Briars’ walking trails.

Join us for these exciting new additions to our market program on the fourth Sunday of the month.

Dates for 2019

SUNDAY from 9am-2pm

450 Nepean Hwy, Mount Martha

October 27
November 24
December 22

Parking $4


Mornington Racecourse Market runs all year round, on the second Sunday of the month.

A regular meeting place for locals and visitors this market showcases the best of what the Mornington Peninsula has to offer.

A makers market, where everything sold is hand made, home made or home grown.

Dining options are aplenty with street food vendors  serving up delicious take away food. Relax on the lawn and enjoy live music while you tuck in.

When the market is over, the town’s boutique shops and coastal pleasures completes a great day’s outing.

Second SUNDAY of every month from 9am-2pm (all year round)

Racecourse Rd, Mornington, easy access off Peninsula Link or Moorooduc Highway


November 16
December 14

Parking $4


Located in one of the State’s most picturesque settings, this market has so much to offer.

Flowers bunched and potted spill out onto the walkway at the entrance, music can be heard in the distance. Follow the sandy road through the stalls, stopping to have a chat to the bakers, makers and growers you meet along the way.

A foodie’s delight, be sure to come hungry.

Dates for 2019
Portsea Quarantine Station, Point Nepean National Park

Sunday November 17​ from 9am-2pm

$5 Supervised parking will be available on Jarman Oval.

Red Hill

Red Hill is the ‘grand dame’ of Victoria’s craft markets. Located in one of the State’s most picturesque settings, Red Hill Community Market started in 1975 as a community based event where 28 local producers and crafts people came to sell and barter their goods and excess produce.

While the bartering is a thing of the past, the atmosphere, colour and excitement of those early years is still very much alive. Soak in the exceptional atmosphere and regenerate your senses at one of our delightful markets. There is something for everyone from old world to modern contemporary, a labyrinth of unique treasures worth discovering.

Dedicated commitment to quality brings together over 300 talented stallholders who regularly demonstrate enormous pride in their work by producing original creations of the highest quality. It’s a proven feast for the mind, body and soul, a fascinating eclectic mix of textures, materials and colours that make up the vast range of individually designed products. There is little doubt that on the first Saturday of the month (sept to May) between 8am and 1pm, the Red Hill Community Market is the place to be, Set the alarm clock nice and early if you want to avoid the crowds. An early arrival will also ensure you miss the long queue’s that form at the stalls selling tiny pancakes and other tasty breakfast treats.

Dates for ​2019 

First SATURDAY of the month from 8am-1pm (Sept – May)

Red Hill Recreation Reserve Arthurs Seat Road, Red Hill

November 2 (cup weekend)
December 7 (extend to 2pm)

Parking $5 (Parking Supervised by Red Hill Lions Club)