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  • Creative Fibre Workshops
    Workshops for Creative Fibre
    29 June, 2017

    This year a selection of our specialist stallholders attending Creative Fibre are offering specialist workshops in arm knitting, embroidery and quilting.

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  • OBDM Creative Fibre
    Ditch the cyber for the fibre
    29 June, 2017

    Calling all creative types! Time to ditch all things cyber, and get into all things fibre. Creative Fibre is on Sunday 9 July, and is the best day to engage with the textile artists who call the Canberra region home. Check out spinning and weaving demos, embroidery and arm knitting workshops, handcrafted homewares, clothing, hand printed textiles, tie dye kits, wool supplies and more.

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  • OBDM Charlie's Attic
    Market entertainment: July
    29 June, 2017

    Part of any Sunday out at the markets is the fabulous entertainment on offer. Introduce your eyes and ears to what’s on in July with dragon dance, swing, acoustic covers, alternative country, Celtic, folk and belly dance.

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  • OBDM Fresh Veggies
    Fresh fruit and veg! Get your fresh fruit and veg!
    28 June, 2017

    It’s proven. Fresh is best. When it comes to the best foods for your body, the best idea is to ditch all packets and focus your eating habits on fresh fruit and veg. Our markets food area has some lovely fresh food for you each Sunday – like the selection of fresh fruit and vegetables from Rowan Farm Berries, and the lovely fresh apples from Treetops.

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  • OBDM All Tat Glitters
    NEW: Quirky, classic and industrial found objects from All Tat Glitters
    28 June, 2017

    The life of a collector is most exciting. The thrill of the hunt for that perfect piece. Markets newcomer, Sarah Connell, knows all about that as she hits the markets for the first time this month with her business, All Tat Glitters. Coming from the junk style end of antique dealing, she sells quirky, classic, industrial and found objects.

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  • Cookies from Hungry Brown Cows at old bus depot market
    NEW: Delicious brownie sandwiches from The Hungry Brown Cow
    6 June, 2017

    Canberrans sure do love a new food product – something that looks pretty, they can take photos of and with, and that tastes delicious.

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  • Swingjump Action at the old bus depot markets
    Market entertainment: June
    4 June, 2017

    Part of any Sunday out at the markets is the fabulous entertainment on offer. Introduce your ears to what’s on in June with African drumming, swing, acoustic covers, jazz and more

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  • Portobello Road at the Old Bus Depot Markets 2017
    Change of date: Portobello Road
    2 June, 2017

    The date of August's much anticipated Portobello Road has changed from the 20th of August to the 13th of August. Make sure to mark the new date in your diary!

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  • Young girl with her face painted at the Old Bus Depot markets theme event Kids in the Shed
    THE best family day out at the Markets
    1 June, 2017

    Kids. Kids. Kids. It’s all about the kids this month as we host our annual Kids in the Shed on Sunday 11th June.

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  • Wool Skeins at Old Bus Depot Markets for A Celebration of Wool
    REMINDER: Two huge days of wool this month
    2 May, 2017

    A reminder that this month’s A Celebration of Wool will be held over two HUGE days - Saturday 20 May AND Sunday 21 May. That’s two big days full of talented craftspeople from Canberra the region and interstate coming to create, demonstrate and sell Australia’s favourite fibre.

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  • Ian Elkins from Elkins Alpaca Shearing with wool fleece
    Click go the shears at the Markets
    2 May, 2017

    We’re bringing a little bit of the country, and one of the country’s best in sheep shearing, to the markets for A Celebration of Wool Catch live sheep shearing demonstrations from award-winning shearer, Ian Elkins, on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May.

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  • Milo the Clown performing at the Old Bus Depot Markets for their annual theme event, Kids in the Shed
    Diary Date: Bring the kids to the Shed
    1 May, 2017

    We’re always all about the kids at the Markets – but on one day of the year in June we really go all-out to make sure the littlies are most impressed.

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  • Old Bus Depot Markets Buskers, The Record Breakers
    Market entertainment: May
    1 May, 2017

    Part of any Sunday out at the markets is the fabulous entertainment on offer. Introduce your ears to what’s on in May with Celtic, Swing, Acoustic, Folk, Pop Alternative Country/Folk.

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