Brisbane Twilight Markets, Brisbane
9 December, 2017 9am – 3pm
The Brisbane Twilight Markets are an initiative of Brisbane City Council selling only locally handmade products. It gives the public a chance to to meet the artisan themselves and put a face to the brand, while skipping the mall and giving back a little!
You won’t just find beautiful handmade Christmas gifts here though – there’s food vendors and other activities for all ages.
South Bank Christmas Markets, South Bank
Some great central markets, the South Bank Christmas markets are all about artisan gifts and festive foodstuffs. The vibe is fun and perfect for the family with heaps of entertainment in the mix.
15 – 23 December 2017 3pm–10pm daily
Christmas Twilight Markets, Stafford
The annual Christmas twilight markets is put on by the Queen of Apostles school and showcases some fantastic local talent. You’ll be sure to pick up a few goodies to go under the Christmas tree, and the best part is – easy suburban parking. This one does have a $5 entry fee for adults.
17 November 2017, 6 pm – 9pm
QAGOMA Christmas Design Market, South Bank
This one is a MUST visit for Brisbane creatives and indie lovers. With over 40 stalls it’s a great way to meet Brisbane’s best artists, designers and makers while also snagging yourself some of the most envied gifts for Christmas. Stalls to look out for are Paper Boat Press for beautiful ceramics and unique gift ideas and Bambambu Homewares for Australiana printed tea towels and cushions.
25 November, 9am – 4pm
. i took this photo yesterday as the daylight was dwindling . . . our ever shifting pigeon holes in the studio are always a source of joy for me . . . we have just had a delivery of beautiful ceramic wares by @illyswall which we’ll get in store in the next day or so . . . the vases are so beautiful . . . a forest of flowers and wonder .
Brisbane Fair Trade Christmas Market, Nathan
For those trying to be more sustainably and ethically minded when purchasing their Christmas gifts this year, then these are the markets for you. With loads of fantastic stallholders including Oxfam and ethical fashion brand Sinerji you’ll definitely be able to tick everyone off your list.
26th November 2017, 8am – 3pm
North Lakes Christmas Carols, North Lakes
The North Lakes Christmas Carols are a great option for the Morton Bay locals who want to stay close to home but don’t want to miss out on the Christmas fun. They are known for having some great stalls with a market vibe and heaps of other activities, so this is definitely one to take the kids to.
3 December, 2017 3pm – 8pm