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South Melbourne Market

cnr York & Cecil Streets, South Melbourne
Enquiries: (03) 9209 6295
Trading hours
Wed 8am - 4pm
Fri 8am - 5pm
Sat & Sun 8am - 4pm

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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.

 South Melbourn Market
South Melbourne Market is a large undercover market with a wide range of produce and general goods. It is a White Hat favourite for finding last minute gifts and on Sundays all its food stalls are operating while there is only a limited number of produce stalls open at  the Victoria Market on Sundays.

Many Melbournians swear by the hearty dim sims available at one of the perimeter shops, although White Hat prefers the more delicate freshly made dumplings and seafood rolls available at the Chinese store in the deli section.

Port Phillip Mussel Festival

White Hat can thoroughly recommend this vibrant seafood festival come street party. Enjoy mussels and other seafood cooked in a wide variety of ways all accompanied by one of Melbourne's best free jazz festivals. Street vendors combine with the market's own restaurants to provide plenty of variety from the cheap and cheerful through to chef-prepared restaurant dishes. Sit in the sun with a cold sangria and a hot mussel paella or enjoy a craft beer with wok cooked drunken mussels.

Details at Port Phillip Mussel Festival

Our rating - 4 Hats

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