• Old Bus Depot Markets Director, Anthony Niravong, with Santa. 2017
    Markets’ welcome in new era with new owner. Meet Anthony.
    2 June, 2016

    We’re sure you would have heard by now that the markets’ long time owners, Diane Hinds and Morna Whiting, passed the baton to new owner last month after 22 years with the markets.

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  • Handmade toys by Old Bus Depot Markets stallholder, Milli and Max for little people
    Milli and Max is perfect ‘for little people’
    1 June, 2016

    It’s all in the name. Milli and Max for little people, is just that. Stuff FOR little people.

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  • Kids enjoy a performance by Milo the Clown at annual theme event, Kids in the Shed at the Old Bus Depot Markets
    Kids in the Shed
    1 June, 2016

    The markets are always a fab place to take the kids for a memorable day out. And at our upcoming Kids in the Shed* theme event on Sunday 12 June, it’s even more fun

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  • Former Old Bus Depot Markets directors, Diane Hinds and Morna Whiting.
    After 21 years markets’ owners pass the baton for the next chapter
    9 May, 2016

    After 21 years (it would have been 22 years in September!), the markets are hitting the next chapter in their long Canberra history as the current owners, Diane Hinds and Morna Whiting, have sold the business to new owners, effective immediately.

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  • Old Bus Depot Markets stallholder, Tigs Togs Woollen red hand knitted cowl and beanie. Modelled by Ally Hayward Photographed by Jonathan Hayward
    Tigs Togs will woo you with luscious wool creations
    3 May, 2016

    Knitting is in Megan Carey’s blood. Literally. Her mother, grandmother and sisters knit, and she’s been doing so since she was eight years old. She even made her own jumper from a pattern at the mere age of 10! Now Megan brings her luscious woollen creations to the markets with her business Tigs Togs.

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  • Enigma Chocolates to shine in The Chocolate Factory on Mother’s Day
    2 May, 2016

    Do you love chocolate? And are you a mum? You’re in for a treat on Mothers’ Day when our popular stallholder Enigma Fine Chocolates shares their handcrafted chocolate truffles as part of the Canberra International Chamber Music Festival ‘The Chocolate Factory: A family concert.

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  • Old Bus Depot Markets stallholder, Silk 'n' Things
    Silk ‘n’ Things brings eco printing to her clothing range
    1 May, 2016

    Sonia from Silk ‘n’ Things is well known at the markets for creating fabulous garments for women, and she’s been doing so almost since the markets’ inception.

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  • Canberra Balloon Festival (2014) by Paul Jurak, featured in his solo exhibition at The Photography Room at the Old Bus Depot Markets
    Reminder: The Photography Room open now
    31 March, 2016

    If you’re interested in photography, our brand new addition to the markets, The Photography Room, is for you. The Photography Room opened on Sunday 13 March, with over 200 people visiting the gallery on the first day.

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  • 3 packets of fresh hand roasted coffee beans by Old Bus Depot Markets stallholder, Highgate Ln. Coffee Roasters
    NEW: Highgate Ln. Coffee Roasters
    31 March, 2016

    You may know Highgate Ln. Coffee Roasters from their premises in Kingston. And now we’re lucky enough to be able to share their coffee goodness with you every Sunday.

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  • Old Bus Depot Markets busker, Lucy Sugerman with her guitar
    Spotlight on Buskers: Lucy Sugerman
    30 March, 2016

    This month we put the spotlight on 14 year old local singer songwriter, Lucy Sugerman What were you doing at 14 years old? Lucy is one dedicated girl with a dream to become a full time performing and recording artist, and she manages to perform regularly, play piano, guitar, violin and drums amongst school, dance and other teenage pursuits.

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  • Bright Pink Flamingo Print fabric from Old Bus Depot Markets stallholder, Pink Flamingo Interiors
    Retro Depot in April
    30 March, 2016

    Who doesn’t love all things retro? Loving the originals or copies of the designs, styles and fashions from the past is proving to be quite popular, and it’s not just the hipsters of today loving retro. At Retro Depot in April on Sunday 17 April you’ll celebrate all things retro cool, and probably bag yourself some real treats while you’re at it.

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  • Old Bus Depot Markets Stallholder, Stuart Strutt-Shotton from Enigma Fine Chocolates Decorating Hot Cross Bun Truffles
    It’s an Easter Feaster with exquisite Enigma Fine Chocolates at the Markets
    17 March, 2016

    It’s not Easter without chocolates and this weekend the Old Bus Depot Markets welcomes back local specialty chocolate maker, Stuart Strutt-Shotton from Enigma Fine Chocolates, just in time to share his amazing handmade single origin chocolates for Easter.

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  • Old Bus Depot Markets Busker, Georgia Bennett siting with her guitar in a meadow
    Spotlight on Buskers: Georgia Bennett
    3 March, 2016

    Canberra sure is pumping out some musical talent. Local singer/songwriter Georgia Bennett, is definitely part of this talented bunch, having released her first EP, The Lonely Road, late last year.

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