Blue Sky Markets

There are so many skilled individuals who make a community tick – from the farmers who grow the produce to fill our plates to the craftspeople who fashion the clothing we wear each day. At Blue Sky Markets, we create bustling weekly markets that bring the community together in a fun and vibrant setting.

As well as bringing markets to life each week, the team at Blue Sky Markets can also assist with the planning of other events that engage locals and support small businesses.

We are passionate about creating events that foster a sense of pride within the local community – stop by one of our regular markets to discover for yourself the richness of your local neighbourhood. 

 


The Collective Market at South Bank in Brisbane
Blue Sky Markets (in consultation with South Bank Corporation), is revitalising the South Bank Lifestyle Market to offer new opportunities for emerging designers, artists and creative entrepreneurs (Stallholder applications are currently being accepted). The relaunch will occur on 26 October 2013 market will be called the Collective Market South Bank. 
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Produce by The Pier on Gold Coast
Blue Sky Markets launched a new local produce & sustainability market at the Broadwater Parklands in Southport on February 2013. After a successful introduction into the Gold Coast scene, the market will take a break over winter with a relaunch on 7 September 2013. Fulfilling public demand, there will be twice as much frequency and a later timeslot to suit the Southport lifestyle: Every Saturday from 8am-2pm.

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Chinatown Markets in Sydney
Blue Sky Markets began managing the Friday night markets in Sydneys' Chinatown from December 2012.
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Email: office@blueskymarkets.com.au

NSW Office
Phone: 02 9315 7011
Fax: 02 9315 7373
Post: PO Box 522, Randwick, NSW, 2031
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm

QLD Office
Phone: (07) 3844 2440
Fax: (07) 3844 2545
Post: PO Box 16 Stanley Street Plaza, South Bank, QLD, 4101
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm


Interviews and Features

Avalon Market Day

General Call for Applications
Avalon Market Day accepting new applications

Applications for this year’s Avalon Market Day are now open.
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We have a new Booking and Payment System.

Please note we have changed our application and booking software, so ALL STALLHOLDERS MUST COMPLETE A NEW APPLICATION FORM.
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If you applied prior to August 2013, then your application is not current and you will need to apply again.

The Collective Markets South Bank

Movember Collective
Movember Parade and Shave at The Collective Market @ South Bank

This month fly guys have grown glorious gardens below their nose! The Collective Market @ South Bank is getting involved on Sunday 1st December. Make way for our Men’s Facial Hair Parade and Shave Off.

Tash-tastic “lone wolves” will participate alongside the Brisbane Freemasons, a group from the local Max Brenner outlet among others who have become a walking, talking billboard for the month. Maybe you self-cultivate or can support a mate who might wish to be involved?

The Market begins at 9am with entertainment beginning at 1:30pm from Mark Lowndes, a talented local muso and men’s health and youth suicide prevention advocate. The Facial Hair Parade & Shave Off starts at 2pm and music continues afterward with the Market closing at 4pm.

Bondi Markets

MARKET OPEN THIS EASTER SUNDAY Forever Leather
Charlie Middleton (Bespoke tote bag) at Bondi Markets

There is a difference between simply buying something and truly ‘owning’ it.

Bags are often part of a family within your wardrobe-however there is always one standout stunner chosen regularly due to its familiarity and ease at which it effortlessly glides onto your shoulder. Trading most Sundays at Bondi Markets, Charlie Middleton genuine leather accessories understand the tradition of good design and quality. Ben is the man with his mind on the hide. His brief? Leather goods that are simple yet strong and fashionable with a sense of function. The result is perfect pieces to take pride of place on the arm of any discerning diva.

Perhaps you desire a customised carryall of your own? It’s in the bag! We have a conversation with this creator and his mission of crafting chic arm candy.

Davies Park Markets

Little Drummer Boy
Son Of Drum Sunset Series Djembe

As Christmas draws closer, our minds turn to what unique present can be wrapped and stashed under the branches of our trimmed tree.

The gift of rhythm and melody is one that will never age and nurturing talent of a friend or family member is something that will forever be remembered.

Son of Drum are regular stallholders at Davies Park Market with a range from strings, didge to percussion. “Our goal is to make the joy of music accessible to more people, especially when it comes to drumming! Drumming is sociable and fun, so get involved!”

We jam with brainchild Benji to hear how he has the music in him…

Young Designers Market

Tickle me Chrissy
Tickled Pink Cards (Xmas Birdie swing tag) at YDM

The first day of Summer also heralds the last YDM of the year. As the jingle of Christmas bells fill the air, so do the designs displayed at our festive fashionable fair. Whether you are seeking out some surprises for your secret Santa, treasures for under the tree or wonderful wrapping to present the perfect pressie – originality is the optimal option at the origin of merriment.
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This is the time of year where connecting with loved ones is essential and a priority is sending cards of cheer-whether far or near.
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Tickled Pink Cards offer a beautiful range of meticulously designed and handcrafted papergoods. They have expanded to accessories, vintage fabric bags and baby bloomers and applique singlets. We talk turkey with owner/creator, Natalie Green and get jolly ahead of the YDM on Sunday December 1.