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International Day

12/02/2017

International Day at the Old Bus Depot Markets

Celebrate Canberra’s rich and diverse multicultural community.

Why visit? To “travel the world’ within the market surrounds, exploring the many cultures which call the nation’s capital home. Sample an array of delicious multicultural foods, be entertained by local ethnic music and dance groups performing traditional dances, and buy gifts handcrafted in faraway lands.

Stallholders and items you’ll find: Handcrafted statues, baskets and hair accessories from Africa, French provincial products, Indian and Nepalese block-printed textiles, Turkish homewares, Aboriginal artwork and jewellery from Greece.

Schedule of performances:

Time Performance
10.15 – 10.45 Afro-Cuban dancing
11.00 – 11.30 Swing dancing
11.30 – 12.00 Indian Folk dancing
12.30 – 1.00 Argentine Tango
2.00 – 2.15 Bedazzled Belly Dancing

What's on

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    Themed Sunday: Designer Sunday

    Interested in design? On the third Sunday of each month we focus on showcasing fresh-thinking Australian designers, makers and artists. See dynamic groups of creatives featuring their awesome designs in jewellery, fashion, accessories, homewares and artwork.
  • 27Aug

    Themed Sunday: Collectable Sunday

    Fancy yourself as a collector? On the fourth Sunday of the month, we highlight collectables – anything from records, to furniture and antiques. If it’s worth collecting, you’ll find it here.
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Market news

  • NEW – Bonne Bouche Patisserie
    Bonne Bouche Patisserie is our brand-new stallholder whose gorgeous pastries have been creating quite the stir on social media and beyond. Specialising in eclairs as well as other delights, Bonne Bouche’s pastel pastries are as visually appealing as they are a delight to the tastebuds.
  • Everything old is new
    Antiques have made a comeback. There’s no doubt about it. Art deco trends are here to stay, and the luxuriousness of antique, one-of-a-kind pieces is just one reason they’re so popular. Portobello Road in August, on the 13th, is coming up fast, so if browsing collections of distinctive pieces is your thing, then you’re in luck.
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