The banks of the beautiful Moruya River is the setting for two fabulous weekly markets.
Nestled in the heart of the charming town of Moruya lies a bustling marketplace. These Moruya markets offer a vibrant and eclectic mix of local produce, artisanal crafts, and vintage treasures that will transport you to a world of delicious tastes, sights, sounds and scents. From the warm aroma of freshly baked bread to the lively chatter of friendly vendors and visitors, the markets are a hub of community activity that showcases the best of what the picturesque Eurobodalla region has to offer.
With two captivating markets to choose from—Moruya Country Markets and SAGE Farmers Market—you can treat yourself to beautiful river scenery, taste delicious hot and cold food, and enjoy the work of talented local musicians and artists. It’s a world away from your standard supermarket experience, with a vibrant and invigorating atmosphere that you won’t want to leave.
Moruya Country Markets
When: Saturday mornings from 8am–12:30pm
Where: Riverside Park, Moruya
For over three decades, the Moruya Country Market has been a staple event for South Coast locals and tourists alike. Every Saturday morning this bustling market on the banks of the Moruya River bursts with energy and colour, with over 130 stall holders selling a range of unique products. From farm-fresh produce to many local-quality arts and crafts, the market has something for everyone.
It’s not just the products that make this market special. The atmosphere is alive with the sounds of busking musicians and the aroma of delicious homemade treats. The market is a vibrant hub of activity—a place to connect with the community and discover new treasures. Kids will love the large children’s playground with the great flying fox, and parents will appreciate the easy access to public toilets, convenient parking, wide concrete paths and open areas to sit and enjoy the ambiance.
The Moruya Country Market is more than just a shopping experience; it’s a community-driven, not-for-profit organisation that supports local artisans, crafters and producers. All funds raised go directly to charitable and fundraising causes, making it a feel-good way to shop and support the community. So come and immerse yourself in the vibrant colours, sounds and flavors of the Moruya Country Market. With a hot coffee or a fresh juice in-hand, it’s the perfect way to start your Saturday!
SAGE Farmers Market Moruya
When: Tuesday afternoons from 3pm–5pm
Where: Riverside Park, Moruya
Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of delicious scents and flavours of the local area! The SAGE Farmers Market is the perfect destination for those who are passionate about locally-sourced fresh fruit and vegetables, offering a more intimate alternative to the busy Country Markets. Nestled in the charming Riverside Park, the SAGE Farmers Market was born out of a community’s desire for high-quality, locally grown and harvested food. You’ll be delighted to discover an intimate and rustic atmosphere that feels like stepping back in time, to a simpler era of sustainable grocery shopping.
This gorgeous farmers market isn’t just a place to buy local produce; it’s a community-driven event that celebrates the joys of eating locally. Here, you’ll find a diverse selection of fresh produce and products, all grown or made with love by local farmers and artisans. The market’s reputation for authenticity and quality is well-established in the surrounding districts, responding to public demand for locally grown and locally made staples. This market is a place where consumers can access well-grown food and be sure that everything they purchase adheres to the SAGE’s philosophy and ethos.
For those with a love of fresh, locally-grown produce, the SAGE Farmers Market is a hub of education and awareness about the many benefits of eating local produce and products. The farmers are passionate about sharing their knowledge with customers and raising awareness about the seasonality of local food. For those who prefer to shop digitally, the SAGE Farmers Market has an online store that offers the same fresh, locally sourced produce available at the Tuesday markets. So come and experience this gorgeous local market, a place where community and sustainability meet—where every bite tells a story.
Discover Moruya's Vibrant Local Markets
If you’re looking for a delightful and unforgettable experience, the Moruya markets are the place to be! It doesn’t matter whether you’re a local who’s visiting as part of your normal shopping routine or you’re a first-time visitor to Moruya, you’re in for a treat. Whether you choose to stop by the picturesque Moruya Country Market or the more cosy and intimate SAGE Market, you’re sure to experience the fresh produce, handcrafted goods and vibrant local talent of Moruya.