News & Events

NICHE MARKETS SPRING LAUNCH SATURDAY 3 NOVEMBER

This Saturday, 3 November 2018, the Niche Markets will be holding a Spring Launch, supported by the Ricky Stuart Foundation. To celebrate the arrival of the Niche Markets, home to 40 new specialist traders at the expanded Fyshwick Markets, we will be hosting a morning filled with live music and radio broadcasting, face painting, Raiders […]

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FYSHWICK NICHE MARKETS OFFICIAL OPENING 20th OCTOBER @12.30pm

On Saturday, 20 October 2018, Senator the Hon. Zed Seselja and Senator David Smith will officially open the Niche Markets. Expanding on the Fyshwick Markets, Canberra’s oldest markets and a Canberra institution, the Niche Markets is now home to 40 new specialist traders, with many small local retailers and artisan food providores opening in the […]

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Drought Relief BBQ 22nd September

This Saturday we will be hosting a BBQ, run by Allied Pickfords, to support Aussie farmers feed their stock through Buy a Bale of Hay – Making a difference to Australian Farming Families. Did you know that 5 x $20 bales feeds one cow for one week. Or that every $250 delivers 11,500L of water to […]

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Fyshwick Markets Foodie Tour Competition

On Saturday 8 September, four lucky winners and their guests ate their way through the Fyshwick and Niche Markets with a guided culinary adventure run by markets nutritionist GH Nutrition. Thank you to the following stalls for getting involved: Piccolo Market Coffee, Krofne, Spaza, Tienda Collective Canberra, Ziggy’s, Deli Planet, Mart Deli, Wiffens, Sea Harvest […]

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Umami Opening

Did someone say sushi tacos and donuts?!? Welcome to the world of Umami and the Korean-born chef, Dean Han, whose resume includes the prestigious Chairman and Yip and head chef at Tipsy Bull. Dean’s newly opened Japanese stall at the Niche Markets, Umami, offers everything from delicious authentic hot dishes, such as ramen noodles, to […]

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Find your Niche at the Expanded Fyshwick Markets

The just-opened Niche Markets at the Fyshwick Markets is now home to 40 new specialist traders, with many small local retailers and artisan food providores opening in the new warehouse inspired space. Bringing an entirely new wing of shopping opportunities, the Niche Markets add a new dimension to the markets experience and provides even more […]

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NICHE MARKETS NOW OPEN

The Niche Markets have kicked off with a bang with lots of stores already open and more to come. We have Piccolo coffee providing great caffeine hits using Lonsdale Street Roasters coffee and local Country Valley milk. We have Karens Kloset just opened with retro and vintage fashion. Tienda Canberra a haven for Mum’s and […]

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10th Year of the Truffle Festival

For 10 years the Fyshwick Markets have been proudly supporting the Truffle Festival  the ultimate winter foodie event. Each year from June to August individual events are held across the region highlighting the rare Black Winter Truffle. Discover, taste and experience the magic of these highly prized gems at our participating retailers: At Deli Planet you […]

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Music @ The Markets July

Here are the great acts we have playing in July 8/07/18 12:00-2:00 Busking – Sasha Tyler Deli Planet 14/07/18 12:00-2:00 Dorothy-Jane Gosper and Jeff Prime Mart Delicatessen 15/07/18 12:00-2:00 Busking – Ally Cowell Deli Planet 21/07/18 12:00-2:00 Craig Williams Mart Delicatessen 22/07/18 12:00-2:00 Busking – Monique Lewis Deli Planet 28/07/18 12:00-2:00 Rachael Thoms and Victor […]

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Winifred’s Place Opening 7th of March

We are very excited that Winfred’s Place (sister of Chez Federic in Braddon) is opening the 7th of March 2018. Winifred’s will be a great addition to the Markets offering:   Table service (our sister Winifred does like the finer things) Designated take away/pick up area (so you can easily and quickly grab your meals […]

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EASTER TRADING HOURS

Open Wednesday 28th March Gates Open 7am-5.30pm Open Thursday 29th March and Saturday 31st March Gates open 6am-5.30am Closed Good Friday* and Easter Sunday * Fishmongers and Ziggys open 7am-3pm

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Subscribe to Win

Did you know we have a monthly newsletter? No? Well, we do! And if you are wondering why you should join our newsletter, here are some good reasons (according to us):  1. We have a $100 Fyshwick Markets voucher to give away each week for the next 3 weeks! All you have to do to […]

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OPEN AUSTRALIA DAY & SUMMER OF MUSIC

The Markets are open this Australia with usual trading Gates Open 7am-5.30pm and trading as normal the rest of the week Thursday-Sunday. Our Summer of Music continues at the Markets with lots of great local acts booked and live performances on Saturdays and Sundays. We have flamenco duo Solquemia from Melbourne as our feature act […]

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Christmas Ham & Turkey Orders

Don’t forget to place your Christmas ham and turkey orders from one of our butchers or delicatessens, with free-range and organic options available!

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Christmas Trees

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the Fyshwick Markets! A truckload of newly chopped Christmas trees have arrived at Wiffens – Premium Green Grocers and are available for collection from Thursday to Sunday. All trees are $59.95 and are local and direct from the grower! Get in quick, Santa is only two […]

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Fyshwick Markets Christmas Trading Hours

CLOSED: 20 December 2017 (Wed) OPEN: 21 December 2017 (Thu 6am onwards) OPEN: 22 December 2017 (Fri 6am onwards) OPEN: 23 December 2017 (Sat 5am onwards) OPEN: 24 December 2017 (Sun 5am onwards) CLOSED: 25 to 27 December 2017 (Mon to Wed) OPEN: 28 December 2017 – Only Ziggy’s (Thu – 7am to 4pm) OPEN: […]

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Kids Christmas Cooking Class

Get the kids into the Christmas spirit with a hands-on Christmas cooking class! Run by our resident Nutritionist GH Nutrition the kids will measure, mix and mingle and create something Santa’s reindeers will love! When: Sunday 9 December 10:30-11:30am Where: Outside Wiffens Cost: Free To secure your child’s spot email ghnutrition@outlook.com  

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WATCH THIS SPACE: FYSHWICK NICHE MARKETS COMING SOON

The Fyshwick Markets are expanding! By Easter next year the Fyshwick Markets will be home to some 40 new traders, who will bring not just unique food products, but wider offerings including fashion, jewellery, homewares and more. The fit-out will have a contemporary, warehouse-like feel and will offer specialty products, including anything from organic spices […]

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Fyshwick Markets The Future is Solar

The Fyshwick Fresh Food Markets have started the roll out of solar panels with 500 panels installed so far for two stores at the Markets, Wiffens Premium Greengrocers and Deli Planet. Wiffens owner Jack Irvine is excited about the cost savings of going solar and the opportunity to help reduce the Markets carbon footprint ‘With […]

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KIDS COOKING CLASS – SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

SATURDAY 23 SEP | 10-11AM |OUTSIDE WIFFENS Ages 6-12 years Calling all mini chefs to get their hands dirty while learning and eating healthy food! Email ghnutrition@outlook.com to secure your child’s space.

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FATHER’S DAY AT THE MARKETS

Father’s Day at the Markets this Sunday and we have the perfect recipes (literally) to celebrate all Fathers of types and stripes. Check out the great recipes from GH nutrition on the blog and recipe section of our website so many healthy and delicious choices to cook for breakfast (how delicious are these pancakes), brunch, […]

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Truffle Season

Truffle season is here and we are proud to be supporter of The Canberra Region Truffle Festival. You can find out more about what is on at the Truffle Festival at https://www.trufflefestival.com.au/. Truffles at the Fyshwick Markets are from the A.C.T’s only truffle grower Jayson at The Truffle Farm. To find out more about Jayson’s […]

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Mothers Day at the Markets

It’s Mothers Day this Sunday. Its such a lovely time of year at the Markets, Autumn produce, Autumn leaves, (mostly) blue skies, sunshine and a little bit of nip in the air. Wiffens has the largest range of great value fresh flowers in Canberra and their in store florist will be more than happy to […]

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Canberra Opera Performance

We are proud supporters of Canberra Opera and have a double and a triple pass to Die Fledermaus to give away (running 5-14th of May). For your chance to win just email us at fmsainc@gmail.com with your name, address and what has been your favourite Canberra cultural experience in the last year. Winners announced 28 […]

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Music @ the Markets December Playlist

Live at the Markets in December 3/12/16 1:00-3:00 Busking – Liam White Plonk/Wiffens 4/12/16 12:00-2:00 Bellagroove Duo* Mart Delicatessen 10/12/16 11:30-1:30 Dollface (Alice Cottee & Tom Sherringham) Mart Delicatessen 11/12/16 12:00-2:00 Busking – Matt Withers Deli Planet 17/12/16 1:00-3:00 Ben Drysdale and Tim Bowyer* Plonk/Wiffens 18/12/16 12:00-2:00 Busking – Rachel Armstrong Mart Delicatessen

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Christmas at the Markets

We love this time of year at the Markets so much amazing produce in season cherries, lychees, mangoes, pineapples. We have local Christmas trees available at Wiffens and after all the rain we have had recently they are magnificent specimens this year. Our seafood shops are gearing up with great shellfish, prawns and fresh fish. […]

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Christmas News Deli Planet

Deli Planet have a large assortment of Christmas foods and gifts for you this Christmas. Canberra made bags, aprons, t-towels, and the famous magpie hessian storage sack, t-towel and aprons are always a favourite through the year as they are a great gift for any age. Use one of the hessian bags and make up […]

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Music @ the Markets November Playlist

We love supporting the vibrant local music scene by hosting a great variety of local artist. This is who we have playing in November in addition to a really talented roster of buskers 5/11/16 10:00-3:00 Solquemia Duo Plonk/Wiffens 12/11/16 1:00-3:00 Craig Williams Plonk/Wiffens 12/11/16 12:00-2:00 Busking – Lucy Sugerman Mart Delicatessen 19/11/16 1:00-3:00 Cassidy’s Ceili […]

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Tips for Creating a Delicious Cheese Plate

A cheese plate is a super easy dessert and looks amazing while the communal experience of sharing a cheese plate is great for the vibe of any dinner party or event. Here are some tips to help you: 1) Cheeses are generally aged, soft, blue or firm. Choose a mixture of textures, colours and flavours. […]

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Spring has Sprung!

We love Spring at  the Markets. Aussie asparagus is in season. Mangoes have started. Citrus is still fabulous and soon it will be stonefruit season.

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Music @ the Markets October Playlist

1/10/16 1:00-3:00 Jeff Prime and Dorothy-Jane Plonk/Wiffens 2/10/16 12:00-2:00 Busking – Adam Davidson Deli Planet 8/10/16 1:00-3:00 Busking – Lucy Sugerman Plonk/Wiffens 8/10/16 12:00-2:00 Ben Drysdale and Cameron Smith Mart Delicatessen 15/10/16 1:00-3:00 Busking – Will Campbell Plonk/Wiffens 16/10/16 12:00-2:00 Craig Williams Mart Delicatessen 22/10/16 1:00-3:00 Busking – Liam White Plonk/Wiffens 23/10/16 12:00-2:00 Martini Republic […]

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  • SPRING LAUNCH NICHE MARKETS SATURDAY 3RD NOVEMBER 10AM-12. GIVEAWAYS. MEET A RAIDER. FACEPAINTING. LIVE MUSIC. COME AND VISIT OUR NEWEST NEIGHBOUR THE NICHE MARKETS.