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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

  • 23Jul

    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.
  • 06Aug

    Themed Sunday: Multicultural Sunday

    Love experiencing different cultures? On the first Sunday of the month we add a touch of international 'flavour' to the markets. It’s like touring the world without leaving the markets.
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