THERE'S always a market on somewhere in central Victoria, full of the fresh produce and great gifts you're looking for.
Whether you prefer smaller local markets or the biggest Victorian markets, you are bound to find what you are looking for at these events.
Support the Bendigo Zonta Club at its bake sale at the weekend.
There will be various delicious treats for sale, making these goodies the perfect gift for family or friends.
All items are $5, with proceeds going towards projects for 2020.
Where: Bunnings Warehouse, High Street, Kangaroo Flat.
When: Saturday, October 12, 9am to noon.
This farmers market is true to style with lots of produce, food for brunches, music, cooking demonstrations and a community atmosphere.
There will be various gift items, flowers, fruits, vegetables and much more.
Where: Sidney Myer Place, Pall Mall, Bendigo.
When: Saturday, October 12, 9am to 1pm.
LIONS TEAM MARKET
The Central Victorian Lion Team will host a market day fundraiser.
There will be about 50 stalls, a barbecue, hands-on activities and much more.
There will also be a raffle with prizes to be won.
Where: Huntly Memorial Hall, Midland Highway, Bendigo.
When: Saturday, October 12, 10.30am to 1.30pm.
The ever-popular Moonlight Market is on again, with its October market.
This market will have something for everyone, including local foods and drinks, live music and many stalls with handmade goods.
Where: Hargreaves Mall, Hargreaves Street, Bendigo.
When: Saturday, October 12, 5pm to 9pm.
Hosted by the Inglewood Lions Club Victoria, this country market is family-friendly and has a fun atmosphere.
There will be various affordable stalls with something for everyone, from clothing to knick-knacks.
Where: Main Street, Bridgewater on Loddon.
When: Saturday, October 12, 9am.
TRASH AND TREASURE
The Maiden Gully Scout Troop will host a trash and treasure market at the weekend.
There will be a barbecue, plants, secondhand books, clothing, craft stalls, the handmade and much more.
Where: Maiden Gully Scout Hall, corner Calder Highway and Beckhams Road.
When: Sunday, October 13, 8am to 2pm.
This Sunday market is one of country Victoria's biggest markets.
The market features a large range of foods, crafts, plants, books, tools, the new and the used.
There will be plenty of pet supplies, plants, homemade foods, clothing, crafts, books, health products, toys, gadgets, bric-a-brac, hot food, coffee and teas and much, much more.
This market is one not to be missed.
Where: The Prince of Wales Showgrounds, 42-72 Holmes Road, Bendigo.
When: Sunday, October 13, from 8.30am to 2pm.
In conjunction with the Sunday Market, the Bendigo Showgrounds will open its arena to all private car sellers for one day only.
Anyone selling a car is invited to bring it to the arena to sell.
All vehicles displayed must be registered and insured, with appropriate paperwork provided.
$10 a vehicle displayed.
Come along and purchase your next "new" vehicle.
Where: Prince of Wales Showgrounds, 42-72 Holmes Road, Bendigo.
When: Sunday, October 13, 8am to 4pm.
Stroll along Broadway and see a range of stalls at this friendly market.
There will be baked goods, local produce, plants, giftware and craft items, with something for every bargain hunter.
For more information, phone 0474 008 121.
Where: Broadway, Dunolly.
When: Sunday, October 13, 8am to 1pm.
The monthly Maldon Market showcases various handcrafted gifts and local produce.
The Maldon community comes together to show off a great, local farmers and makers market.
This market is also a fundraising platform for local community groups.
Where: Fountain Street, Maldon.
When: Sunday, October 13, 9am to 1.30pm.
MARKET AND POULTRY AUCTION
This produce and craft market is a great family day out.
Relax in Gigarre while you enjoy some good food and tea or coffee.
This event will also feature a live poultry auction.
For more infromation on the market, phone Greg (for poultry) on 5857 2567.
Where: Progress Park Reserve, corner of Winter Road and Station Street, Girgarre.
When: Sunday, October 13, from 8.30am.
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