St.Kilda is a thriving buzzing place. St. Kilda Esplanade Market is situated along the Esplanade which overlooks St.Kilda Beach. The beach is part of the Port Phillip Bay not far from the Melbourne CBD. The market has been operating since December 1970 when it was originally called The Art Bank.
Many locals and tourists head to St.Kilda on a Sunday to visit the popular St. Kilda Esplanade Market. The stall holders offer home made produce, arts and crafts and if you’re a tourist looking for a souvenir of your visit to Melbourne this is where you may find your unique handmade treasure.
The Market is situated on the Esplanade and as you stroll along can take in glimpses of the bay and view the Palais Theatre and the iconic mouth of Luna Park. Luna Park is the neighboring theme park which is another popular point of interest for both locals and tourists.
St. Kilda Esplanade Market Hours
Every Sunday from 10:00am
St. Kilda Esplanade Market Location
- The Esplanade, St.Kilda VIC 3182
- Approximately 7.7km, 18mins from the Melbourne CBD
How Do I Get There?
If you opt to drive there is paid parking areas nearby. The other option is by public transport. You can catch a train to Flinders Street Station and then you have an option of tram routes to catch. You can ask for directions at Flinders Street station.
5 Nearby Attractions
- Luna Park
- St.Kilda Beach
- St.Kilda Pier
- Penguins at St.Kilda Pier
- Ackland Street for its bars and cafes
Have you visited the St. Kilda Esplanade Market? We’d love to hear about your experience and treasures you bought.