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 merchandise and two of our very own Raiders players!

There will also be prizes given away on the day, including $2000 in Market vouchers, 2 x Gold stand family Raiders memberships and 5 x 2 home game Raiders tickets.

When: 10-12pm Saturday 3 November 2018

Where: Niche Markets, 36 Mildura St, Fyshwick ACT

Who: All ages welcome

Cost: Free entry

Website: www.fyshwickmarkets.com

Facebook: @fyshwicknichemarkets

Instagram: niche_markets

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