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Published March 25th 2013
The Rocks Markets are one of the best markets in Sydney. Located right near the heart of the Sydney CBD it is the perfect place for a day out in the sun, shopping.
The Rocks Markets are open 10am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday.
The best thing about The Rocks Markets are that there are plenty of passionate people selling top quality materials.
It has everything to shop for; arts and crafts, children and toys, health and beauty, fashion, gifts and homeware, music and books, souvenirs and jewellery.
If you are looking for children's clothing and toys then there are eight stalls at the markets filled with goodies for children. Gigis fairy fashion has heaps of handmade fairy dresses and fairy outfits including tutus, dresses, skirts, singlets, wings and wands. Name Trains stall has wooden toy trains that when they are placed together they spell out a child's name or a message. Sweet Charlotte sells vintage inspired clothing for girls and their mothers and these are just some of the fabulous stalls on offer at the Markets.
There are plenty of jewellery stalls at The Rocks Markets also, selling top quality handmade jewellery at some.
If you are after Health and Beauty products then the Rocks Markets are the place for you. For example; Vanessa Megan stall has Australian made, 100% natural and organic skincare and Lariese purely organic has a range which includes only organic ingredients for skin, hair care and wellbeing.
They also have stalls full of Australian souvenirs especially for those tourists visiting our country.
Darren is an artist at the Rocks Markets and his artworks are amazing so if you get the chance to go to check out his art then it's well worth it.
Getting to The Rocks can be done in a number of ways. The Rocks is an easy 10 minute stroll from Sydney CBD, and its main entrance is through George Street. By train you can take a train to Circular Quay and then it's only a short walk. By bus the major Sydney public transport buses connect with The Rocks so have a look at Sydney Buses for a timetable. You can also catch a ferry to the Rocks and alight at Circular Quay. There are so many options of how to get to The Rocks for an awesome day of shopping.
So if you are looking for a great day out near the heart of Sydney City, and you want to do some shopping, then the Rocks Markets is the best place to go.