Cairns Visitors Information Guide
Tropical Far North Queensland

Cairns Local Markets


Night Markets

As the name suggests this is a night time market, situated on the Esplanade, you will find a whole host of great novelties and souvenirs for family and friends. 

Fashion,toys, gifts, souvenirs, portraits, novelty items and more.   Further down you will find the Nite Market Food court, where you can treat yourself to flavours from all over the World.  Included are Chinese & Vietnamese, Japanese ,Steaks & Pastas. 

Rusty's Markets

Rusty's market is located between Grafton & Sheridan Streets, here you will find a large assortement of locally grown produce and exotic fruits.  Most locals do their weekly food shopping here, bypassing larger chain stores. 

The prices as you would expect are very reasonable.  Other arts & crafts are on display along with other novelties and gift ideas.  The markets are open on:

Friday 6:00am-6:00pm
Saturday 6:00am-5:00pm
Sunday 6:00am-3:00pm

Esplande Markets

The Esplanade Markets operated every Saturday between 8:00am and 4:00pm with a varied selection of souvenirs, bric-a-bric and of course food!

The Cairns Esplanade page offers more information about this Cairns attraction.


Palm Cove Night Markets

Palm Cove night market held every Friday night from 5pm to 9pm on the ward end of Palm Cove. Come and enjoy the view, listen to some music and maybe some desert! A charming market right by the ocean with all local arts and crafts.

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