My Market Story


Thank you for your submission to the ‘My Market Story’ collection.

We are very excited to be celebrating 150 years in 2017 and hope you’ll join us for some of the festivities we have planned.

Our 2017 program includes:

  • Bringing Back the Bell – Reinstating the Market Bell to ring in the opening and closing of trade each Market day. Starts Wed 4 January at 8am.
  • South Melbourne Night Market – Every Thu evening from 5.30pm, 5 January-23 February.
  • Public art project with well-known Melbourne street artists.
  • Port Phillip Mussel & Jazz Festival – Sat 11 & Sun 12 March.
  • Free heritage tours of the Market and surrounds throughout May.
  • Birthday BBQ Street Party  – Saturday 6 May.
  • WIN a trip to the Markets of the World with italktravel.

Keep an eye on our website for all the info.