The Paddington Markets have been open every Saturday, come rain or shine, since 1973. Over 150 unique stores offer a range of different fashion styles, artisan soaps and candles, jewellery and art by artists and designers from Sydney and the surrounding regions. This market is passionate about supporting local businesses, designers and artists and providing good quality and sustainable products. This is the perfect place to go to find authentic locally designed and produced creations.
Opening hours: Sat 10am-4pm
Paddington Markets, 395 Oxford St, Paddington NSW, Australia, +61 2 9331 2923
Just south of Sydney’s CBD is where you’ll be able to find all of the organic and local produce from the area as well as consumer goods, kitchenware and clothing at Sydney’s Paddy’s Markets. This is where the best farmers and producers sell their fruit and vegetables, the best butchers provide their produce, and the best fish mongers offer their best seafood from the east coast of the country. You can also find a lot of men’s and women’s fashion, electronics and toys.
Opening hours: Wed-Sun 9am-5pm
By Matthew Clark
Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Matthew Clark is currently living in the south of France working as an English language teacher. After graduating from a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics, he plans on travelling the world to experience the food, wine and culture it has to offer.