Queen Victoria Market since 1878

The Queen Victoria Market (also known as the Queen Vic Markets or simply as the Queen Vic or "Vic Market") is a major landmark in Melbourne and at around seven hectares (17 acres) is the largest open air market in the Southern Hemisphere. The Market is significant to Melbourne's culture and heritage and has been listed on the Victorian Heritage Register. The Market is named after Queen Victoria who ruled the British Empire, from 1837 to 1901.

Queen Victoria market is open daily except Mondays and Wednesdays.



Market Hours


Ambiance showcase


Ambiance showcase


Another showcase


At the market-the fruits and vegetable sections.

Today, the Market is a major Melbourne tourist destination, offering a variety of fruit and vegetables, meat, poultry and seafood, gourmet and deli foods as well as specialty delicacies. It also has a large non-food related market, selling a diverse range of clothing, shoes, jewellery and handmade art and crafts.


View outside the market

Comments

  1. I missed the market. Can get many things from there. Especially the weekend. Can spent hours there. ^-^

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  2. Interesting market. I love the masks, very unique.

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  3. The place over-the-seas always seems nicer :)

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  4. 1st..nice new template.

    Their market look so clean leh. Unlike here.

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  5. so many years ago.. i forgot how it looks like already.. nice to see it again.. :p

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  6. How come the last picture the view looks like KL? LOL :D

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  7. Wow! The masks that selling are so interesting leh....

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  8. I never been to Australia, would like to go there in future!

    I mask in showcase, is it same with the one in Venice? They look the same.

    p/s: I have find out more detail abt the lock of love in Florence, feel free to read them :)

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  9. I know I would thoroughly enjoy shopping in this market!

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  10. So many items to see just by window shopping. The market looks very neat and tidy, so many produce.

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  11. You are taking me to Australia, day after day.

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  12. The ambiance showcase is impressive! I love all the ornaments to bits!^-^

    Thanks for sharing and please have a wonderful day ahead!

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  13. I would love to go down this street.
    Lucky you!

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  14. I like to visit markets when I am traveling overseas...

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  15. shopping, shopping, shopping!!!

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  16. I simply love this market!

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