A quality art and craft market located in the heart of one of Sydney‘s finest shopping precincts! Over 130 art and craft stalls, with gourmet food, ambient music and a lively atmosphere.
The Mosman Market is held on the Mosman Square & Village Green, Spit Junction (map (56.5KB)). This is an ALL weather market.
2023 Mosman Market Dates
Due to major construction work in Mosman Square and Mosman Village Green, the first Mosman Market for 2023 is tentatively scheduled for Saturday 5 August.
- Saturday 5 August 2023 8am-3pm
- Saturday 2 September 2023 8am-3pm
- Saturday 7 October 2023 8am-3pm
- Thursday 26 October 2023 (OctoberFeast Night Market) 4.30-9pm
- Saturday 4 November 2023 8am-3pm
- Saturday 2 December 2023 8am-3pm
- Thursday 7 December 2023 (Christmas Night Market) 4.30-9pm
For more information on the Market, including stallholder enquiries, please contact the Market Co-ordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 02 9978 4178.
Click here to see a list of our stallholders in the virtual market.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it compulsory to have public liability insurance for the Market?
All stall holders must have a public liability insurance certificate of currency for a cover of no less than $10 million, which must be approved by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA). The APRA website is located at www.apra.gov.au. It is your responsibility to check if your insurer is APRA approved. If you need further information regarding public liability insurance, you may leave your details on the Market line (02) 9978 4178.
How do I know if the product I wish to sell is suitable for the Market?
Priority will be given to home produced, hand crafted goods made in Mosman and surrounding regions. Suitable, good quality Fair Trade Market products, which are certified, labelled & supported by the Fair Trade Association of Australia & New Zealand (FTAANZ), or the International Federation of Alternative Trade (IFAT), may be accepted for sale at the Market. Preference will be given to local residents, and interesting Market products, as some products may already be represented at the Market.
How much does it cost to rent a Market site?
Stall fees are $94 (including GST) for General Art & Craft Stalls, and $153 (including GST) for Prepared Take Away Food Stalls (requiring power), per stall space per month. Fees are payable only if you have been accepted into the Market, and contacted by Council staff. Please note, cashiers are only responsible for emailing receipts. No correspondence is to be entered into with cashiers. All enquiries should be directed to email@example.com
How will I know if I have been accepted into the Mosman Market?
Council staff will contact you if there is a space available at the Market. Please note that staff may not be able to return numerous enquiries regarding your application status, due to administrative constraints.
When is the Mosman Market held?
The Market is held on the first Saturday of each month. There is no January Market. Additionally there is a Christmas Night Market held in December.
What happens if it‘s raining?
The markets are all weather markets – however if there is dangerous weather ie gale force winds, we reserve the right to cancel the markets on the morning of the market day only. Stall holders need to be present on the day for fees to be transferred to the next market.
If I cannot attend a Market that I have paid for, can I get a refund or transfer to another Market date?
No. The only exception to this is if you are sick or if the Market is cancelled due to inclement weather.
Any request for a refund on the basis of injury or illness must be supported by a medical certificate (to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org)
What are the Market hours?
The monthly Market is held from 8am until 3pm. Set up time for stall holders is from 7.00am. Night market is held from 4.30pm until 9pm.
Where is the Market located?
The Market is an outdoor event. It is located on the Village Green & Mosman Square, at Spit Junction (map (56.5KB)).
Do I need a gazebo or Market umbrella for the Market?
A gazebo or Market umbrella may assist you to shelter your products if the weather is inclement. The size for a gazebo is 2.4m x 2.4m for Art & Craft stalls. Please note that gazebos of 3m x 3m are for Food stalls requiring electricity at the Market.
Is furniture or equipment available for hire at the Mosman Market?There is no furniture for hire at the Mosman Market. All stall holders must provide their own furniture and equipment for the Market.
In order to manage significant outdoor public events in a way in which the benefits to the people of Mosman are maximised whilst potential negative impacts are minimised, Mosman Council has developed a special events policy and operations manual:
- Sustainable Event Management Policy (316KB)
- Special Event Management – Policy Statement & Operations Manual (782KB)
- Guide and Sustainable Event Management Plan for External Organisations (197.4KB)
All events of over 50 people must abide by the Sustainable Event Management Policy and complete the Sustainable Event Management Plan.