It's hard to resist the appeal of a local market, with its fresh, seasonal produce direct from the farm gate, handmade creations, original giftware and grassroots colour and entertainment.
On the Fraser Coast, market lovers are spoilt for choice, with one to visit each Thursday and every weekend.
Nikenbah Animal Refuge
1st and 3rd Sunday from 8am
Torquay Beachside Market
2nd, 4th and 5th Saturday of every month.
8am to 1pm
Opposite Torquay Post Office, Esplanade.
Urangan Pier Park Community Markets
Every Saturday 7 am – 1pm
Pier Park, Urangan.
2nd and 4th Sundays. 6am-12noon
Kruger Court, Urangan.
Phone: 0412 689 863
Marina Twilight Markets
Every Friday 2.30pm to 7.30pm
Hervey Bay Marina
Buccaneer Drive, Urangan
Every Wednesday from 9am to 3pm
Opposite the butcher in Coles Mall at Pialba Place.
Howard Country Markets
1st Saturday each month (except January)
Howard Community Centre, Steley Street, from 7am to 12pm
Over 100 stalls, plenty of parking, lots of variety, canteen open.
Enquiries – Anne (07) 4129 0996 (9am-3pm Mon to Fri).
Burrum Heads Markets
2nd Saturday each month, 7am to 12noon
Community Hall, Main Road and Howard Street.
Disclaimer - all market dates are based on usual information. Dates may change due to school holidays/public holidays.