Sydney’s Best Christmas Markets 2022

Play, Sydney / 13 December 2022

Make a list and check it twice! It’s time to get your gifts, tree, ham and more at Sydney’s Best Christmas Markets.

Christmas really is the best time of the year. The smell of gingerbread and pine trees, mixed in with Michael Buble’s best-off festive album and glazed ham is enough to make anyone a little giddy. Want a sure-fire means of getting into the Christmas spirit? Rally the troops and head along to one of these Christmas markets. You won’t be disappointed.

Noel Sydney

Feel the wonder at Sydney’s newest Christmas market, Noel Sydney. The free evening festival will transform Macquarie Street’s historic buildings with captivating Christmas-themed projections and lights leading to the Royal Botanic Garden, where attendees will discover a whimsical digital Christmas Forest, curated Christmas market, magical drone sky show and nightly entertainment.


When: December 9 – 24, 6pm-11pm
Where: Macquarie St + Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney
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Carriageworks Twilight Christmas Market

The Carriageworks Twilight Christmas Market will feature 80+ stalls and offers a one-stop-shop where visitors can pick up all they need for holiday entertaining just days before Christmas. From sweet treats, premium quality Christmas hams, vegan alternatives, condiments, dairy products, baked goods and handcrafted spirits, the markets will have everything you need for entertaining. A range of ready-to-eat food options will also be available on the night.


When: Wednesday 24th December 4pm-9pm
Where: Carriageworks, 245 Wilson St, Eveleigh NSW 2015
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Martin Place Christmas Markets

Featuring gifts that range from jewellery to candles to Christmas wreaths, with a large assortment of stalls rotating through the market, there will be something new every night at Martin Place, operated by Cambridge Markets.


When: November 26 – December 24, Every Thursday – Saturday 11am-8pm *9am – 3pm Christmas Eve
Where: Martin Place, Sydney
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Cambridge Christmas Markets at Pittwater

Pittwater locals are getting a taste of the festive action with the next installation of the Cambridge Christmas Markets hosted at Winnererremy Bay, Mona Vale. The day will see high-quality boutique stalls selling festive food, toys, homewares, fashion and more. Nab all the pressies and Christmas-themed goodies you’ll need for the festive season, with everything from wrapping paper to ornaments and even pre-order festive foods like ham, turkey, puddings and cakes ahead of the big day. The whole family is welcome with activities for children plus live music on offer.


When: Saturday 17 December, 10am to 4pm
Where: Winnererremy Bay, Mona Vale
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The Rocks Christmas Markets

The Rocks Markets is hosting its special Christmas edition. Explore one of Sydney’s most historic shopping districts with market stalls selling everything from handmade jewellery and eye-catching art, to skincare, homewares and clothing, along with iconic nearby shopping destinations including the MCA Store to ensure you don’t leave empty-handed. To set a magical mood, there will also be festive, fun roving performances by local entertainment. Filling Christmas stockings is hungry work so take a moment to sample the market’s delicious fare.


When: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday between Dec 2 – 18

  • Friday 4pm – 8pm
    Saturday 10am – 8pm
    Sunday 10am – 5pm 

Where: The Rocks
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Quay Quarter Lanes Christmas Markets

Stop by the CBD in the run up to Christmas and pick up some farm-fresh produce from Sydney favourites; Brickfields bread, Brooklyn Boy bagels,, and coffee by Grana. Don’t forget to stock up on all your decadent treats just in time for the festive season including handmade pasta and preserves, baked goods, fresh flowers and more.

When: December 14, 8am – 2pm
Where: Quay Quarter Lanes
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Sydney Fish Market 36 Hour Seafood Marathon

Is it really an Aussie Christmas without freshly shucked oysters and copious prawns? Returning in 2022 is the Sydney Fish Market’s 36 Hour Seafood Marathon. Nab some of the freshest seafood in the city, fresh fruit and vegetables, deli produce, premium meats and more. This year’s Marathon will be a special one for families with Santa Claus making an appearance.

When: 23rd December 5am – 24th December 5pm
Where: Sydney Fish Market, Bank Street, Pyrmont, NSW 2009
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