An institution in St Kilda since 1970, the Sunday market by the beach these days attracts well over 100 local artists, craftspeople and entrepreneurs each Sunday to the area.
Delve into a treasure trove of handmade fashion, candles and beautiful unique pieces of jewelry. Delight in original paintings, gorgeous bespoke homewares, delicious treats and gift ideas.
Stallholders at the St Kilda Esplanade Market are renowned for having a direct hand in crafting the products they sell. Enjoy a chat with a local about their offering and within minutes you’ll sense the amount of love, passion and pride they put into their work.
Take home some unique, one-of-a-kind pieces for your friends, family or even yourself – just in time for Christmas. New stall holders are added regularly, so you’ll always find something fresh.
You can’t miss this market, just look for the rows of marquees lined all along the Upper Esplanade at St Kilda, head to Luna Park, and you’ll find the start of the market – between Fitzroy Street and Acland Street, easily accessed by the 96 tram.
When: Every Sunday 10am – 4pm during winter
Where: Beside Luna Park (between Fitzroy and Acland Streets)
Image: Josie Withers Photography