The fabulous retail and dining options on offer at SA’s outdoor shopping destinations are popular all year round thanks to SA’s temperate weather.
Gilles at The Grounds is the marketplace of and for the people. Operating as a monthly indoor market at the Adelaide Showground, you will find cute crafts, vintage threads, and antique collector’s items. Originating in 2008 in the heart of the historic Gilles Street Primary School, Gilles at The Grounds has now evolved into a marketplace for emerging and established designers to showcase their work. Home to up to 120 vendors over the calendar year, you’re sure to find something you’ll love.
Stirling Markets focus on garden and home goods, seasonal local produce, artisan gifts, and antiques. The monthly outdoor market stocks native shrubs, fresh-cut flowers, homemade jams, home-baked cakes, local soaps, original jewellery, pottery, and more. Stallholders include vegan haven Let Them Eat, the Fleurieu Peninsula’s Nangkita Ridge Wines, and natural cosmetics company Brayfield Park Lavender.
Located in Port Adelaide, a seaside town steeped in history, the Fishermen’s Wharf Markets showcase the area’s diversity and character through an array of colourful, antique-filled stalls. In addition to coffee and quick eats, the markets sell vintage clothing, historical items, old-fashioned lollies, specialty toys, collectibles, antique furniture, and more. The unique markets are open 9am to 4pm every Sunday and Monday public holidays.