Unearth Treasures at Brisbane’s Suitcase Rummage Markets
Are you looking for unique and original gifts, collectibles, souvenirs, and second-hand finds? Look no further than Brisbane’s Suitcase Rummage markets. Stallholders bring along suitcases filled to the brim with pre-loved clothing, vintage pieces, bric-a-brac, books, jewellery, hand-made treats and more. Get ready to rummage!
Where: Brisbane Square, Brisbane City
When: First & third Sundays of the month, 10am – 3pm
What to Expect
Brisbane’s Suitcase Rummage markets are an event like no other. You’ll find a wide variety of items on offer including fashion items and shoes, records, badges, cards – you name it. Everyone is welcome; whether you’re a serious collector or just browsing for something special to take home as a souvenir. It’s also a great place to network and meet new people; something that will surely be appreciated by solo travellers in particular.
What Makes it Special
The best thing about the Suitcase Rummage markets is the fact that each stallholder brings along their own suitcase filled with treasures. Every single item has been carefully curated by its owner who usually has an interesting story to tell about where it came from or what inspired them to make it in the first place. This makes these markets so much more than just a shopping experience; it’s an opportunity to engage with local makers and learn more about the Brisbane community.
Tips for Your Visit
Be sure to come prepared for your visit; bring along your own bag so that you can easily carry your finds home without having to worry about having enough bags on hand. Some stalls may accept card payments but cash is always preferred – so don’t forget to bring some coins and notes too! Finally, make sure you arrive early as these markets tend to be quite popular due to their uniqueness – so the earlier you get there the better chance you have of snagging some bargains!
Brisbane’s Suitcase Rummage markets are fun and unique shopping experience perfect for anyone looking for something special or one-of-a-kind. Whether you’re after vintage pieces or handmade items created by local makers, there are plenty of options at these markets. Be sure to come early and come prepared with cash (and a bag!) in order to get the most out of your visit. Don’t forget your camera either – this is definitely an experience worth snapping pictures of! So grab your bag and get ready for a day of rummaging in Brisbane!