Liven up your dreadlocks with a new woven accessory, have your runes read by a wizard, then fill your belly with spicy eggplant korma. Not your...Around St Andrews, St Andrews, St Andrews
Breathe in deeply: that’s the smell of gum trees, the Yarra River and fresh crêpes with jam. Markets don’t get much more therapeutic than...Around Warrandyte, Around Warrandyte, Warrandyte
If the term ‘craft market’ conjures up wrong-side-of-cute crochet cardigans, then you haven’t been to one run by Craft Markets Australia....Around Mornington Peninsula, Mornington Peninsula, Mornington
A Plus is a roving market with a difference. Specialising in plus-size ladies’ fashion, it offers locally-designed and preloved clothing,...Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre, Cnr Bell St and St Georges Rd, Preston
Ahoy – the skull and crossbones is set to be raised high above the Bull & Bear Tavern as a beacon for pirates, steampunks and alternative...Bull & Bear Tavern, 347 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
Virtuous things are happening at the bottom of Bourke Street. Just across from Southern Cross Station is Donkey Wheel House: a turn-of-the-century...673 Bourke St, Melbourne
IKEA may have economically filled our offices and homes with unfussy furniture but it’s not exactly going to become part of the family heirloom...79 Lygon St, Brunswick
It’s only worth visiting 84 Smith Street if you have a discerning design eye, or the beauties that lie within won’t be fully appreciated. The...84 Smith St, Collingwood
A toyshop with a twist, Antique Toy World is enough to satisfy any kid or collector. They stock books, models, miniature cars, trains and...15 Cookson St, Camberwell
Gents, don’t pretend you’ve never dreamed of strutting the streets in slick ’40s gangster garb, or decked out in top hat and cane as a...211 Latrobe St, Melbourne
Beers designed to improve with age.
Root around vintage markets, fossick through op shops and get jeans snipped to fit.
Bargain hunters, you’ve been restricting yourselves to zone one for way too long.
Begin at the Barkly Street end and get set for hidden gems and top bargains all the way to Luna Park.
If you favour couches that are impossible to get up from and lamps that arc wildly into rooms, this is the list for you.