Melbourne's historical Abbotsford Convent, home to the Regional Farmers Market. A vibrant celebration of Victoria's rich agricultural produce and a testament to community and sustainability. This monthly dog-friendly market, nestled within the picturesque grounds of the Convent, invites food lovers, ethical consumers, and their furry companions to explore a diverse array of fresh, seasonal produce, artisan foods, and gourmet condiments directly from Victorian farmers.

Make the Abbotsford Convent Farmers Market a family affair at this dog-friendly event, where leashed dogs can join in the fun, exploring the market and the Convent's vast grounds.

Seasonal Splendour and Artisanal Delights

With over 45 stallholders participating each month, the market offers an extensive range. You'll find everything from fresh fruits and veggies to artisanal treats and gourmet condiments, all sourced from local Victorian farmers. Each market visit offers a chance to discover new seasonal gems. Think juicy tomatoes, crisp apples, aromatic herbs, and freshly baked bread.

Keep an eye on Regional Farmers Markets' social media before each event. It's the perfect spot to preview the day's stallholders and special items. Whether it's your first visit or you're a market regular, you're bound to find something that delights. The atmosphere is always buzzing, the produce top-notch, and the community spirit warm and welcoming.

Visiting Abbotsford Convent Farmers Market

A Commitment to Accessibility and Inclusion

Abbotsford Convent's outdoor areas are fully wheelchair accessible. This ensures everyone can enjoy what the market has to offer. The Convent is a place of inclusivity, celebrating gender diversity with facilities to match. You'll find both gender-neutral and gender-specific toilets, making for a comfortable visit for all.

Sustainability at Its Core

In line with the Regional Farmers Market's ethos, the Abbotsford Convent market is serious about environmental care. Shoppers are urged to bring reusable bags, containers, and cups. This push for sustainability aligns with the market's commitment to a plastic-free shopping experience.