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Published August 30th 2013
If you like the ambience of a market along with great products and produce then head straight to Preston Market in Melbourne. It is located right opposite the Preston train station. Even if you are a visitor to Melbourne you can go down there as it is conveniently accessible by train, bus, car and even bicycle.
It caters to everyone's needs. If you are a foodie and like different cuisines then you will not be disappointed.
Fresh fish and meat is available on everyday of the market and for a real bargain head there on a Saturday. There are many green grocers and hence you can shop around for better price and quality along with variety.
If you are a follower of organic food be it meat or veggies, then you do not have to look any further. Lilydale organic poultry and game also provides kangaroo meat, emu eggs, rabbits etc along with organic chicken. Kangaroo tail is also available, which is just fantastic for dogs. It is especially good for their teeth.
Health food stores, organic food, Indian groceries, Asian groceries, deli are all found within this market. Clothes, shoes, party shops, electric shops and wine is available here.
Himalayan salt lamps and products like salt soaps, salt deodorants, salt cooking plates, bath salts, cooking salts along with natural crystals can be obtained at competitive prices. If your interest lies in classic movies then you would have a vast selection to choose from.
While in Preston Market if you want to spruce up your hairstyle then even that is possible. Taking flowers from the florist for yourself or your loved ones is also an option.