The Finders Keepers markets is a huge and super-fun event, hosting over 100 independent art and design stalls in the lovely Old Museum in Bowen Hills. Expect to find some lovely local makers from Brisbane and the surrounding North Coasts, as well as talented favourites from all around Australia.
Each market is uniquely and carefully curated, featuring amazing new talent and debut stalls at every event. The beautiful garden grounds play host to live music, a bar, fresh coffee and food stalls. The markets launched in Brisbane in 2009 and have been steadily growing ever since, with it’s unique laid-back festival feel resonating strongly with local visitors and shoppers alike.
The next 2015 markets are:
Autumn/Winter - Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th July 10am - 4pm both days
The markets will be held at:
The Old Museum
Cnr Bowen Bridge Road & Gregory Terrace,
Entry fee is just $2 for adults, children under 12 years of age have FREE entry.
Whilst we will have ATMs available for shoppers, please note we strongly recommend you bring cash with you, as the machines have been known to run out of money! The nearest ATMs are located at Fortitude Valley railway station, which is roughly a 10 minute walk from the market venue.
Please Note: Some stallholders will have PayPal Here, or mobile EFTPOS machines you will be able to use as well.
Download the sitemap here!
Make a list of your 'must see' stalls! If you want to get organised ahead of time, you can download the Brisbane Markets sitemap here. Printed versions of this will also be available at the front door over the weekend. [Download pdf size 275kb]
AW15 Design Stall Line-up:
Click the thumbnail below to see the directory of our impressive line-up of stalls for the weekend!
AW15 Food Stall Line-up:
Check out our food and beverage line-up here for the tasty food offerings featured at our Brisbane market! The Food Stalls and Trucks will be in the Old Museum Gardens and upper grounds.
AW15 Music Line-up:
The Old Museum garden plays host to our live music, here is the line-up for the weekend!
To find out more about the musicians playing over the weekend you can read our blog post here.
Saturday - July 4th
10:30am: Jordan Jansen
11:30: Asha Jefferies
12:30pm: Angharad Drake
Sunday - July 5th
10:30am: Alex Crooke
11:30am: Daniel Challis
12:30pm: Emma Bosworth
1:30pm: Zac Gunthorpe
VISITING THE OLD MUSEUM:
Bowen Hills and Fortitude Valley railway stations are less than a 10 minute walk from The Old Museum, and buses access the surrounding streets regularly. For further information on public transport, phone the Transinfo line on 13 12 30, or visit www.transinfo.qld.gov.au
There is no parking available at The Old Museum.
Parking is now available at RNA Showgrounds for Finders Keepers patrons, off Gregory Terrace 400m from venue. Daily rate is $12 per car, this service is provided by RNA showgrounds. Parking will be available from 9am - 5pm.
Please note: Finders Keepers has no affiliation, control or influence over the RNA car park or pricing of the parking.
IMPORTANT Story Bridge closure scheduled for Sunday 5th July:
The Story Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic from 4am-7pm on Sunday 5 July 2015 for Story Bridge 75. Traffic along approach routes to the Story Bridge and in surrounding suburbs will be affected and road closures will be in force.
Motorists are encouraged to plan their travel ahead on this day as major delays will occur north and south of the bridge. Find traffic and travel information for this event on the 131940 Traffic and Travel Information website.
Our Spring/Summer Event will be held on November 7th & 8th, 2015 from 10-4pm.