Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Gold Coast Markets

The Coolangatta Beachside (Art and Craft) Market showcases the best local artisans and great street food talents of the southern Gold Coast.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Over 100 colourful market stalls stretch the length of Queen Elizabeth Park on Coolangatta’s Marine Parade every 2nd Sunday of the month (and the 4th Sunday in five Sunday months), from 8am until 2pm.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

The coffee carts have a constant stream of visitors seeking a smooth morning brew, and there are lots of food options for those with an appetite.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

If fashion is your fancy, you’ll rejoice in the multitude of stalls offering fabrics and designs to treasure.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

There's something for everyone, from bohemian designs for women and handmade styles for children, to bucket hats and vibrant swimwear.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

You’ll delight in finding unique and one-of-a-kind pieces.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Take a piece of Cooly home with you with a stunning beach inspired famed artwork.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Perhaps you’d prefer a shell-inspired craft creation?

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Some of the best treasures awaiting you are the custom and handmade jewellers' creations, like the fine designs of Lake Essence.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

What about the exquisite handmade stainless-steel designs of Julie M!

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Once you're adorned, get ready to adorn your home with the divine Moroccan designs of Hide and Seek Traders. 

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Perhaps you’d prefer one of the vibrant creations of Shirl’s Ceramics.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

If you have your children are in tow, stop off at Stardust Candles where they can use their skill to design and make their own candle.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Another popular stall is the busy Opal Patch.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Peruse the huge selection of quality opals, rock and mineral specimens to find to one which speaks to you.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

The Name Station is another stall the kids flock to keen to choose their coloured name bracelets.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

You can’t go home without a treat for your four-legged friend so Hugo and Co has you covered, offering treats, shampoos, uniquely designed leads and harnesses.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

If you’re very lucky, at the southern end of the stalls under a shady tree, you might meet author Marlena Katene, who is Australia's most unique entertainment journalist, having Cerebral Palsy and communicating via an ABC Board and iPad. Marlena has three wonderful books on offer, reframing the meaning of disability.

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

For something completely different, stop for a unique donation-only cut out portrait where you face is revealed in the cardboard.  

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

If you haven’t already visited, come down and spend a sensation Sunday at Cooly!

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

By Michaela Lyons

Coolangatta Beachside Market (Art and Craft Markets)

Queen Elizabeth Park, Marine Parade, Coolangatta

Every 2nd Sunday of the month & 4th Sunday in five Sunday months, 8am until 2pm

More Info

0402 448 139

Map

Top Things To Do On The Gold Coast

Pop up vintage rummage market at Mo's Desert Clubhouse with tunes, drinks and vintage collections
For a traditional English pub experience, Fox & Hounds is a must-visit
Surfer's hole-in-the-wall coffee shop specialising in espresso and cold-brew
DokoDemo V offers healthy, vegetarian & vegan whole foods with a twist
Granddad Jack's is the Gold Coast's first and only craft Gin, Vodka and Whiskey distillery
EDITOR'S PICK

Glamping on the Gold Coast

The best places to go glamping around the Gold Coast
Glamping on the Gold Coast
Spectacular sunrise over Burleigh Beach
CONTENT RESUMES ON SCROLL
ADVERTISEMENT