Intelligent, Informed, Independent and (occasionally) Irreverent

White Hat
- Curated content
Updated regularly

Skip Navigation LinksHome > Queensland > Calendar > Sunday 13th September 2020

The White Hat Guide to what's on & things to do in Regional and Country Queensland

Sunday 13th September 2020

September 2020
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30      

On this day in 1958 the champion cyclist Russell Mockridge was hit by a bus and killed in Dandenong Road while taking part in the Tour of Gippsland road race.

Gold Coast

Gold Coast

Sunday 13th September 2020


Carrara Markets
A large market on a dedicated site with over 500 stalls featuring clothing, trinkets, gifts, accessories, produce. White Hat suggests you will find it a far cry from the glitz of the nearby casino or the sophistication of the upmarket hotels, but if you can't find a bargain here, you're ot trying. ..

Townsville

Townsville

Sunday 13th September 2020


Lucinda Markets

White Hat recommends that the Lucinda Markets are well worth a detour off the highway. With over 30 stalls in a seaside atmosphere and Hinchinbrook Island in the background there are plenty of relaxing things to see and do in Lucinda. It also offers wonderful opportunities for photographs, including the engineering achievement of the large Lucinda jetty.



___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Cotters Market

Green tick

To the best of White Hat’s knowledge, this event or location is operating as usual despite COVID-19 precautions. However, always double check with the organiser or institution before making a special trip.

An arts and craft market also featuring stalls selling seasonal fresh fruit and vegetables.


___________________  White Hat  ___________________
Showgrounds Market - Charters Towers
A wide range of articles for sale include produce, bric-a-brac, hand made items and plants. White Hat recommends that you keep an eye out for gemstones where the astute buyer may pick up a real bargain. ..
Townsville Showgrounds Market
A market with a range of bric-a-brac and second hand goods together with clothes and produce. Licensed bar, food & live entertainment. ..
Willows Markets
A regular Sunday market. ..

Tropical North Queensland

Tropical North Queensland (TNQ)

Sunday 13th September 2020


Rusty's Market

Green tick

Trading but FOOD STALLS ONLY. To the best of White Hat’s knowledge, this event or location is operating as usual despite COVID-19 precautions. However, due to rapidly changing conditions, always double check with the organiser or institution before making a special trip.

A bustling produce market that also offers a variety clothing, jewellery and bric-a-brac. Anyone inteersted in tropical fruits and vegetables is likely to be delighted with this market and White Hat particularly suggests you search out the PNG stalls and talk to the stallholders about how they use the food they have on offer.



___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Port Douglas Markets

This picturesque market has the mountains and the Coral Sea as a backdrop offers local fresh produce and hand crafted goods. White Hat advises that his market is officially a ‘Cotters Market’, thereby ensuring that goods offered for sale are made by the stallholder.



___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Cairns Night Markets

Red cross

To the best of White Hat’s knowledge, this event or location is currently cancelled, postponed or suspended due to COVID-19 precautions. If in doubt check with the organiser or institution involved. White Hat will constantly monitor events and venues in an attempt to update listings when conditions change.

With over 70 stalls and a range of food court options, the Cairns Night Markets are a major tourist shopping hub in Cairns. The market is under cover and operates every day of the year.



___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Holloways Beach Markets

Currently the Holloways Beach Market is being held in the Syd & Jane Granville Park in Cassia Street while the upgrade to the Esplanade is under way. White Hat suggests that these community markets, about 15 minutes drive from central Cairns, make for a pleasant Sunday outing where you can combine a visit to the market with a barbecue and a swim or a stroll along the beach



___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Kuranda Rainforest Markets

 

Known by a number of names - Kuranda Original Markets, Original Kuranda Rainforest Market, etc - Kuranda is definitely a market town, and the markets are definitely aimed at tourists. If this is your cup of tea, White Hat suggests you allow yourself a few hours to take in what is on offer.



___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Mount Sheridan Plaza Community Markets

The Community Markets is a celebration of the community and local producers, growers and artists all under the one roof. Peruse the stalls to find a diverse and unique range of quality handmade artworks, antiques, plants, pottery, hats, bric’n’brac, clothing, books, bags, toys, jewellery, candles, soaps, beauty, alternative products and so much more.

___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Cairns Skyrail & Kuranda Train

Red cross

To the best of White Hat’s knowledge, this event or location is currently cancelled, postponed or suspended due to COVID-19 precautions. If in doubt check with the organiser or institution involved. White Hat will constantly monitor events and venues in an attempt to update listings when conditions change.

Cairns Skyrail - cable car and train

Glide above the canopy of the ancient rainforest in purpose built gondolas that offer a sustainable birds-eye view of North Queensland’s living natural wonder whose prehistoric ancestry is some 60 million years older than the Amazon. Alternatively take the railway journey through the same landscape. You may choose to mix and match the two for a round trip. This tourism experience has won and continues to win numerous international awards. Details at Skyrail


___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Mid Queensland Coast

Mid Queensland Coast

Sunday 13th September 2020


Kern Arcade Car Park Markets

The Kern Arcade Car Park Markets have a large range of local fruit and vegetables, including organic and spray free produce. There are two mobile butchers plus over 150 stalls featuring locally made cakes and biscuits, chutneys and preserves, jewellery, bric-a-brac, ladies and children's fashions, collectable coins and notes, plants and timber craft.

White Hat recommends this market as a particularly efficient place for Sunday shopping since there is plenty of free parking both covered and uncovered in and around the market, and the Kern Arcade shops are also open for trading.

..
Noosa Farmers Market
A large range of local produce from local farmers and producers. Fruit, vegetables, seafood, jams, chutneys, and all the seasonal produce that this part of Queensalnd has to offer. In addition to the foos the is a range of other handmade goods. White Hat recommends that if you are taking a holiday in Noosa you make sure to get to this market to stock up for the week. ..

Mackay

Mackay

Sunday 13th September 2020


Mackay Orchid House

For garden and flower lovers, White Hat strongly suggests that when you in Mackay that you visit the stunning orchid display at the Ken Burgess Display House.

Set amongst the cooling trees and tropical gardens of Queens Park,  The Orchid House contains a range of beautiful and bizarre looking exotic and Australian native orchids. The collection includes some ground-living orchids but consists mainly of tree and rock living orchids.

Monday to Friday:  10 to 11am and 2 to 3pm
Sunday: 10am to 2pm
Admission is free.


___________________  White Hat  ___________________

Whitsundays

Whitsundays

Sunday 13th September 2020


Inland Queensland

Inland Queensland

Sunday 13th September 2020


Outback Queensland

Outback Queensland

Sunday 13th September 2020


Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef

Sunday 13th September 2020


 
Top