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    • Day Spas Coffs Harbour

      Day Spas Coffs Harbour

      As mums we don’t take time out for ourselves and pampering is usually sacrificed. As much as we love our little ones ‘me time’ could be just what the doctor ordered. So why don’t you spoil yourself and indulge in some pampering, enjoy the peace and quiet, even better...

    • You Know You’re a Mum When…

      You Know You’re a Mum When…

      From the time you find out you are pregnant, you start to realise that there is a lot in your life that is going to change. You also become aware that your priorities will become very different than what they were pre-kids. But sometimes it is the little signs that...

    • Local Mum Feature – Celeste Lord

      Local Mum Feature – Celeste Lord

      This week’s lovely local mum is Celeste Lord. Having only recently moved to the area she fills us in on what she loves best about raising a family on the Coffs Coast. Where and how long have you lived in the area and what do you love about it? I have lived in Coffs...

    • It’s Time For You Chookado

      It’s Time For You Chookado

      So you’re a mum now. And the second that baby was born this deep seeded emotion you can’t control suddenly entered your life. Guilt. It hits you like a cold day in numerous ways. It haunts you on a range of topics – feeding, sleep, play, education… It hits you when...

    • Parenting

      All things parenting on the Coffs Coast. From recipes and time hacks to the day to day ups and downs of motherhood.
    • Fathers Day 2019

      Fathers Day 2019

      The 1st of September is Father’s Day in Australia, the perfect time for honoring fathers or the important male figure in your life.  We often forget the sacrifices and contributions they have made in our lives. This Father’s Day, show him how much you appreciate all...

      Creative Easter Recipe Lunchbox Ideas

      Creative Easter Recipe Lunchbox Ideas

      Kids love finding surprises in their lunchbox and with the Easter countdown, it is an especially fun time to add a little bit of seasonable love into the lunchboxes.  With so many fun Easter cutters, food picks and moulds its easy to get creative in the kitchen.  We...

      Bulk Billed Doctors GP’s Coffs Harbour

      Bulk Billed Doctors GP’s Coffs Harbour

      Finding a new GP and or bulk billed surgery can be time-consuming.  Taken from recommendations of our local mums we have collated a list of some of the bulk-billed GP’s and surgeries around Coffs Harbour. We have also included a couple of private practices which have...

      Active Kids and Creative Kids Rebate

      Active Kids and Creative Kids Rebate

      Have you heard of the Active Kids Rebate and Creative Kids Rebate?  From January 2018, the NSW Government initiated the rebates to assist parents, guardians and caregivers to contribute towards the cost of their child’s fees and assisting with getting them more...

    • Holidays and Travel

      Holidaying with kids? Check out our top tips to make travelling with kids a breeze. We are blessed to be based here in Coffs Harbour with an awesome holiday vibe all year round. Find out the best the region has to offer for school holidays.
    • School Holiday Guide

      School Holiday Guide

      Summer is here, it’s getting hot and the kids are gearing up for school holidays. While the Coast has so much to offer with its stunning beaches, reserves, coastal walks, waterfalls and parks the kids do like a bit of variety. If you are wondering how to keep the kids...

      Christmas Day Lunch around Coffs Harbour

      Christmas Day Lunch around Coffs Harbour

      If you plan on hanging up the apron this year and want to get in to the holiday spirit what better way than starting with a perfect meal. Sharing the Christmas meal with family, friends and loved ones is the best way to celebrate the festive season, which is all about...

      Shop Local Christmas Gift Guide 2019

      Shop Local Christmas Gift Guide 2019

      Keep on giving this Christmas by supporting Coffs small businesses and “shop it local” these holidays. Finding the perfect Christmas gift is easy with our Christmas ideas guide. We have pulled together a list of some of our favourites, buy local this Christmas! Gifts...

      Where To Go for Santa Photos in Coffs Harbour

      Where To Go for Santa Photos in Coffs Harbour

      Capture that special moment in your child's life sitting on Santa's knee before he or she is all grown up. Here is your guide on where to find Santa in Coffs Harbour this season. Coffs Central Santa Photos Don’t queue, book in your private Santa Photos and enjoy the...

      Christmas Carols around Coffs Harbour 2019

      Christmas Carols around Coffs Harbour 2019

      Nothing says Christmas like the joyous sounds of carols sung together with family and friends by candlelight. If you love singing your heart out to Christmas Carols, there are some great free community events to attend throughout December. Here is the Coffs Coast...

    • Lifestyle

      From beauty, career, fashion, health and fitness, money, home, real estate and relationships. You will find it all the relevant info for Coffs Coast Mums.
    • Back to School Lunch Box Ideas

      Back to School Lunch Box Ideas

      We are nearing the start of the school year and back to thinking about the dreaded school lunches. For those that have children starting Kindy or returning back to school it can be overwhelming coming up with new ideas to ensure that the kids get some variety. Did you...

      Is Coffs Harbour a Good Place to Live?

      Is Coffs Harbour a Good Place to Live?

      Deciding on an area to live and building a life with your family can be a tough choice to make.  Many factors come into that process, and deciding on what your family's priorities are, will not be the same for everyone. So, let's think about Coffs Harbour as a...

      Mother’s Day Events and Gift Ideas Coffs Harbour

      Mother’s Day Events and Gift Ideas Coffs Harbour

      Did you know that Mother's Day is celebrated in Australia thanks to Mrs Janet Heyden, who helped pioneer it after she started a campaign in Sydney to raise money to buy gifts for lonely or forgotten mothers?  The original meaning of Mother's Day was to acknowledge and...

      Easter Gifts – That Are Not Chocolate

      Easter Gifts – That Are Not Chocolate

      Regardless of how you celebrate Easter, one thing is certain it doesn't have to be all about chocolate. If you are looking for something a little different this year or just wanting to cut down on the sugar intake there are plenty of alternatives to ensure that your...

      Creative Easter Recipe Lunchbox Ideas

      Creative Easter Recipe Lunchbox Ideas

      Kids love finding surprises in their lunchbox and with the Easter countdown, it is an especially fun time to add a little bit of seasonable love into the lunchboxes.  With so many fun Easter cutters, food picks and moulds its easy to get creative in the kitchen.  We...

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Shopping is a lot more fun when it involves street food, live music and bargains from local producers, designers and creatives.

Coffs Harbour is blessed with multiple amazing markets, including fresh produce markets that can make for a wonderful morning out. Occurring weekly, fortnightly and monthly, you can wander through one of these great markets and stock up on your supplies.

We have done the legwork so you can spend less time researching and more time stall – hopping through some of the best markets in Coffs. Grab a friend or the family and enjoy a day out.

Harbourside Markets

A Makers and Growers Market held every week beside our beautiful historic Jetty in Coffs Harbour.

Come along and enjoy the thrill of discovery in an authentic outdoor market bursting at the seams with a great range of local produce, tasty foods, delicious coffee and amazing handmade art and craft. We have a philosophy of locally made, locally grown so you are guaranteed a unique experience.

When:  Every Sunday from 8.00am to 2.00pm

Where: Coffs Harbour Jetty

For more info visit http://harboursidemarkets.com.au/

Twilight Markets

A family friendly food only market, diverse in multicultural cuisine and lots of choices for the kids… Dog friendly too.  Bring a blanket or chair, bottle of wine or beer and kick back and enjoy the entertainment.

When:  Every Friday (weather permitting) during NSW daylight saving months from 5 October 2018 up to 27 April 2019.

Where: Park Beach Reserve, Cnr Surf Club Road and Ocean Parade, Coffs Harbour

For more info visit Twilight Food Markets

Coffs Coast Growers Markets

With stalls selling local and farm fresh products such as jams, honey, cakes, bread, coffee, eggs, soaps, flowers, meat, fruit and vegetables, herbs and more, the Coffs Coast Growers Market has something for everyone! Meet the farmers and producers every Thursday.

When:  Every Thursday from 8.00am to 3.00pm

Where: Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour

For more info visit https://www.facebook.com/CoffsCoastGrowers

Coffs Harbour Uptown Markets

Uptown Markets is the biggest, best & brightest market in Coffs Harbour. It is the only undercover market on the mid north coast & is open rain, hail & shine every Sunday.

Fresh fruit and vegetables, sunglasses, quality jewellery, collectibles, bric-a-brac, protective masks, hot food, Thai veggies, plants, stationery, 2nd hand goods, craft, CDs, DVDs, books, belts, personal aids, collectible cards, toys, pre-loved and new clothing and shoes, pet care products, fresh and preserved Thai food, shell craft, fresh coffee, costume jewellery and heaps more. Generally there are up to 100 stalls on site each Sunday.

When:  Every Sunday from 6.00am to 2.00pm

Where: Castle Street Carpark

Sawtell Family Market

A vast range of handmade, cards, artworks, craft, soap candles. jewellery, incense, plants, CD’s /DVD’s cakes, and breads. Grab a bargain with pre-loved clothing, books and other treasures, Enjoy a BBQ breakfast or lunch or a delicious Devonshire Tea with tea and coffee.

When:  4th Saturday each month.

Where: CWA Hall, 21 Elizabeth Street, Sawtell

Bellingen Growers Markets

You’ll find an amazing range of freshly picked produce – mostly certified organic – fruit, vegetables, salad greens, nuts, flowers… all direct from local growers.

Other stalls sell local honey, eggs, dips, relishes, hand-made soaps and non-hybrid seedlings. The cafe has delicious locally-baked bread and pastries and will serve you up a hearty organic breakfast. Order an organic coffee or freshly squeezed juice and enjoy the live music whilst browsing the newspapers or meeting with old and new friends. The kids love our famous storyteller (the smoothies and waffles too). There are also plenty of 2nd-hand clothes and quality bric-a-brac to choose from.

When:  2nd and 4th Saturday of each month between 8am to 1pm.

Where: Bellingen Showground (Cnr Hammond & Black Sts)

For more info visit Bellingen Growers Markets

Bellingen Markets

Bellingen Community Markets focus on showcasing local art, craft, hand made and grown products, fresh produce, a large selection of multicultural foods, drinks and live entertainment.

As one of the oldest and largest markets on the mid north coast, with over 260 diverse and colourful stalls, the park comes alive with music, artisans, craftspeople, growers, recyclers, traders, buskers, masseuses, services and community groups.

Please note this is a no “dog” event.

When:  Every 3rd Saturday of every month from 8.00 – 2.00pm.

Where: Bellingen Park, Park Street

For more info visit http://www.bellingenmarkets.com.au/

Made with Love Markets

The Made with Love Markets is the BIGGEST and first dedicated handmade market on the Coffs Coast. We aim to showcase handmade, local, boutique and unique items made with love in Coffs Harbour, Bellingen and surrounds. Held only four times a year.

When: Sunday 3rd March, Sunday 2nd June, Sunday 25th August and Sunday 24th November

Where: 1st level (middle level) of the carpark at Park Beach Plaza, Pacific Highway

For more info visit  https://www.facebook.com/madewithlovemarkets/

Made with Love Markets Blog

Coramba Village Market

Coramba Village Market is found on the main street of Coramba, Coffs Harbour hinterland.

Our market has a focus on eco sustainability, environmentally friendly, re-use, home made and home grown.
Bring out your family and friends and enjoy browsing at the stalls and participating in the variety of activities.

When:  4th Sunday of each Month between 10.00 and 2.00pm

Where: Gale Street, Coramba

For more info visit Coramba Markets

Bollywood Beach Market

Local market with Bollywood flavour. Live music, local produce and much more by the beach. Expect to be asked to dance with others on random bollywood and bhangra songs.

When:  First and Fourth Saturdays of the month from 8:00am-2:00pm

Where:  Woolgoolga Beach Reserve, Beach Street, Woolgoolga

For more info visit www.facebook.com/bollywoodmarket

Dorrigo Community Markets

Dorrigo Community Market is a small country market where locals, community organisations and regional marketeers get together to offer locals and visitors a range of fresh fruit and vegetables, plants, pre-loved goods, food, jams pickles and preserves, hand made jewellery, and all manner of other goodies.

When:  First Saturday of the month from 8.30am

Where: Hickory Street, Dorrigo

Glenreagh Community Markets

Come and browse these friendly markets, heaps of bargains. Bric a Brac, candles, soaps, plants, books old & new, collectables, knitwear, handmade and homemade goodies & much, much more ? We have over 20 stalls including George’s famous locally produced beef pies. Plus a monthly raffle.

When:  First Saturday of every month (except January)

Where: School of Arts Hall and surrounding grounds.  62 Coramba Street, Glenreagh

For more info visit https://www.facebook.com/glenreaghmarkets

Urunga Riverside Market

Held on the foreshoes at Urunga, just next to the main Boardwalk. Traditional and gourmet foods, artisans, crafters, designers, artists, musicians, upcyclers, recyclers, boutique, kids activities and purveyors of all things fabulous, fantastic and cool.

When:  2nd Sunday of each month from 8.00am – 1.00pm

Where: Foreshores at Urunga

For more info visit Urunga Riverside Markets

Coffs Harbour Car Market

The Best way to privately Buy or Sell in the Coffs Harbour region. Find genuine buyers for your Car, 4WD, Caravan, Camper, Motorhome, Boat, Trailer, Motorcycle and much more.

When:  Every Saturday from 9.00am

Where: Coffs Harbour Showgrounds

For more info visit www.coffscarmarket.com.au

Funkya @ Unkya Markets

The Funkya@Unkya Market is a bi-monthly grass roots market with a make it, bake it, sew it, grow it, recycle it philosophy. Live music every market, local products and produce and workshops planned as often as possible.

When:  The last Sunday of the even months from 8.00am – 1.00pm

Where: Eungai Creek Road, Eungai

For more info visit Funkya Unkya Markets