• Striped handcrafted African basket at the Old Bus Depot Markets from specialist stallholder for International Day, Ogomeh
    Canberra’s multicultural community on show at International Day
    30 January, 2017

    Celebrate Canberra’s rich and diverse multicultural community at this year’s International Day, taking place at the markets on Sunday 12 February 2017.

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  • Old Bus Depot Markets 2016, handmade necklace with semi precious stones
    Bring on the bling at The Jewel of Canberra
    3 November, 2016

    Love a bit of something-something to give you some sparkle? On Sunday 13 November, the markets are definitely somewhere you want to be for The Jewel of Canberra.

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  • Christmas Kids, Saturday 3 December 2016
    NEW: Mark your diaries for ‘Christmas Kids’
    4 October, 2016

    This year we’re doing something extra special for the kids at the market in Summer – and right near every child’s favourite time of year, Christmas!

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  • Green Savvy Sunday theme event at the Old Bus Depot Markets
    Keen to go green? Head to Green Savvy Sunday
    30 August, 2016

    September is the month we focus on going green. Well, making some moves to add a little more green to your life anyway. Green Savvy Sunday takes place Sunday 18 September and it’s Canberra’s best interactive market bringing together products and community groups focused on domestic green sustainable living.

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  • Black ceramic figurine with grass skirt and floral necklace at the Old Bus Depot Markets
    Walk the Portobello Road to collector’s heaven
    28 July, 2016

    Love collectables? The thrill of the hunt…the joy of the find? This month it’s all about collectables and treasures at Portobello Road in August.

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  • Orange feather print on fabric by Creative Fibre Stallholder at the Old Bus Depot Markets, Blue Radish
    Get ready for those fibre feelings…
    6 July, 2016

    Sunday 17 July 2016 will see a wide range of talented fibre and textile artists showcase their extensive artworks at this year’s, Creative Fibre.

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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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  • 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 Theme Event, Portobello Road March 2016
    The Easter Bunny’s been to Portobello Road
    1 March, 2016

    If you visit us on Easter Sunday you might just pick up a little treat or two that will be much more satisfying than chocolate eggs.

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  • 4 rings with brightly coloured glass stones and enamel at the Old Bus Depot Markets for International Day
    International Day celebrates Canberra’s multicultural community
    3 February, 2016

    Canberra is such a rich and diverse multicultural community, and at our February theme day at the markets, International Day, we really like to show off the best bits with everything from music and dance, to handcrafted gifts and delicious food.

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  • Handmade silver pendant at the Old Bus Depot Markets by stallholder for Jewel of Canberra, Brenda Clough
    Bag some bling at Jewel of Canberra
    3 November, 2015

    November is the time we transform the markets into a giant jewellery box of sorts, celebrating the amazing local and regional jewellery makers and designers at Jewel of Canberra on Sunday 8 November.

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  • Retro lounge with yellow cushions at teh Old Bus Depot Markets for theme event Retro Depot (stallholder Irena Danish)
    Oh so RETRO! Markets step back in time
    30 September, 2015

    We’re getting set to show how everything old is new again, well back in fashion at the very least, at our popular Retro Depot in October event on Sunday 11 October.

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  • Upcycled dollhouses from vintage suitcase at the Old Bus Depot Markets by Green Savvy Sunday Stallholder, Suitcase Dollhouse by David Tynan Marisa Martin
    Recycling, repurposing and going green top of mind for these Market stallholders
    15 September, 2015

    Any time is a good time to look at how you can bring a little more green into your life. And September is the time of year that Canberra’s favourite Sunday markets, the Old Bus Depot Markets bring going green into focus with their special theme day Green Savvy Sunday.

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