Find a gift at these Christmas markets

Looking for a unique gift this year? There's a range of markets offering hand made items and more...
25 Nov 2020
Discover Ipswich, Staff Writer

Looking for a last minute gift, or maybe just a bit of browsing for yourself!  Either way you can find a lot of goodies at this year’s Christmas markets.

Scenic Soul Christmas market

Scenic Soul Christmas market

The Soul Nook Collective is bringing together local artisans and creatives to showcase their products for a unique Christmas market in Marburg on Saturday December 12 from 9am-3pm.

There will be more than 30 stalls with pottery, flowers, handmade accessories, plants and yummy food.

The Soul Nook Collective shop will also be open and there will be live entertainment.

Details about the event here.

Australiana Christmas Market

On December 13 the Ipswich Showplace Markets are hosting a huge Australiana Christmas Market from 6am-11.30am.

This market will feature Christmas shopping, raffles, yummy food, show bags, bouncy castles and a visit from a giant kookaburra and koala – and you can take a picture with them.

There will also be live entertainment throughout the day and a special post box to you can mail a letter to Santa.

The market is also holding an arts and craft competition, entries close on December 9 and will be displayed at the market.  Enter here.


Riverlink Christmas market

Enjoy a day of handmade crafts, specialty stalls, live music and entertainment including roller skating baubles, a cheeky elf, Frosty and Rudolph at Riverlink.

The market will be held on Sunday December 13 from 8am-4pm in the East Mall.

Ripley Markets

Ripley markets

The December 12 Ripley markets will also take on Christmas theme, being the last one before the big day.

Held from 3p-8pm at 6 Amity Way South Ripley the markets will have live music, food trucks and more than 60 stalls.

Micro artisan market

Santa looking at Sip 'n' Dip gift packs.

The Sip ‘n’ Dip studio will open on December 20 for Goodna’s first artisan micro market day.  Come for live entertainment, food trucks, free kids art workshops, coffee and stalls for makers and their wares.

Event info here.

Twilight Christmas markets

Orion twilight markets

On Wednesday December 23 Orion Springfield Central will be holding a special Twilight Markets event from 9am-10pm!

The full day and night event will see food, live music and market stalls on Orion’s Main Street.

Discover Ipswich Staff Writer
Rocky the Rock Wallaby is a Sagittarius who lives at the Ipswich Nature Centre and often contributes to Discover Ipswich in his spare time. When he's not busy showing tourists around, blogging or hanging out with his cute and fluffy mates at the Nature Centre, he likes to hit the gym for a leg session, graze on quinoa salad and ponder the possibilities of the universe.

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