Bellingen Community Markets have been established for over 25 years and has attracted thousands of visitors both locally and interstate and overseas. On average there are 250 stalls and they offer an enormous variety of unique handcrafted works by the local artists and craftspeople who live in the beautiful area around Coffs Harbour and the surrounding towns and countryside.
Painting, sculpture, textiles, leadlight and glass, furniture, pottery are just a few of the offerings from these talented artisans. There is fashion, original clothing designs, shoes, bags, hats . Fashion; original clothing designs, shoes, bags, unique precious and semi-precious gems and jewellery.
Chemical free and organic, jams, preserves and chutneys. Massage and organic beauty products, tools and hardware. Heaps of different flavours and food to satisfy every taste bud with authentic Thai, Indian, Chinese, Italian and even a New York hotdog stand. Amusement rides for the children include pony and cart rides, a jumping castle, and chair-o-plane. There is an animal patting farm, buskers and live entertainment showcasing the brilliant local talent.
Coming from the Pacific Highway drive through Bellingen until you come to the Church St corner and turn left. The markets are just 300 metres along the road
45 minutes from Coffs Harbour