MAKERS & FINDERS MARKET
THE TWEED'S PREMIER MAKERS MARKET
Knox Park Murwillumbah
art, design, vintage
every 3rd Saturday 9am-2pm
KNOX PARK MURWILLUMBAH
Nestled in the heart of the eclectic town of Murwillumbah, this Northern Rivers market springs to life on the 3rd Saturday of each month. The market unites local craftsmen, farmers, artists, recyclers, and vintage collectors, transforming a spacious community park into a dynamic hub of handmade and pre-loved treasures. You'll find fresh produce straight from local farms, art pieces that stimulate the senses, recycled items given a new lease of life, and vintage collections that narrate stories of the past. This market does more than just sell goods — it celebrates the rich tapestry of our community, reflects the creativity of our people, and encourages sustainable living. Join us and become a part of this vibrant community experience.
Situated within Knox Park, the market provides an ideal setting for families and friends to come together, engage with their community, and discover a wealth of local produce, vintage finds, collectibles, and pre-loved goods. The park itself is an oasis of tranquility, with ample room for you to lay a blanket down on the grass, unwind, and soak up the lively atmosphere. As melodies from the live music float through the air, children can revel in the newly renovated adventure park, try their hand at skateboarding, or engage in a friendly tennis match. It is not just a market but a wholesome recreational and social experience for all market-goers.
The Makers & Finders market, a major highlight of Murwillumbah, embodies the principles of environmental consciousness, emphasising reduce, reuse, and upcycling. This vibrant market is a platform for talented local artisans to showcase an array of handmade, unique items, promising visitors a shopping experience that is as distinct as it is rewarding. The market isn't just a market; it's a testament to the creativity and eco-consciousness of the Murwillumbah community, and an invitation for visitors to partake in a shopping experience that makes a difference.
Across the street from the lively market venue, visitors will stumble upon another local gem ensconced within a classic art deco building—the M-Arts Precinct. This dynamic space is a vibrant hub for makers and artisans from diverse disciplines, delicately weaving together a unique tapestry of creativity and craftsmanship. Here, you can immerse yourself in the discovery of meticulously crafted handmade objects, each bearing the soulful touch of their creator. Engage in enlightening conversations with resident ceramicists, illustrators, and sculptors, who are more than willing to share their inspiration and creative journey. Visitors can witness the magic of art-making during live studio demos, providing a rare glance into the process behind each masterpiece. The precinct also boasts of innovative shipping container studios, open for exploration throughout the day. This remarkable precinct resonates with the same community spirit as the waterfront market, offering an enriching experience that goes beyond mere shopping.
So if you're a lover of all things handmade, vintage and flea then look no further than this northern rivers market. Come along and experience it for yourself. Situated on the far north coast of NSW, Murwillumbah. This vibrant town is conveniently located, just a short 30-minute drive from the bustling Gold Coast, making it an accessible destination for visitors.