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Caloundra Street Fair

Bulcock Street, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
+61 7 5492 5977
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Nice market and food stalls

Nice small market with a good mix of stalls ranging from food, fresh produce, bakery, local art... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
k2papa
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Singapore, Singapore
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Good food, good atmosphere

Food options were great and food was delicious. I was highly recommended to come to the markets and... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
JocelynMcG
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Sydney, Australia
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Held every Sunday from 8am to 1pm. The Caloundra Street Fair is more than just a market. It's a concoction of 100 unique arts and crafts stalls, live entertainment, fresh produce and tasty treats plus local cafes, boutiques and over 50 speciality shops are open in the street. Have a relaxing Sunday breakfast or lunch, then take a short stroll or swim on nearby Bulcock Beach.
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“sunday morning” (29 reviews)
“stall holders” (13 reviews)
“food stalls” (11 reviews)
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Bulcock Street, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
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+61 7 5492 5977
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"the main street"
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"something for everyone"
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"great market"
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"german sausages"
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"lots of variety"
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"street market"
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"stalls selling"
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"interesting stalls"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice small market with a good mix of stalls ranging from food, fresh produce, bakery, local art & crafts, jewellery, semi-precious stones, popcorns, DIY candles, apparels, etc. The glass painting artist was a crowd puller and we enjoyed watching him transform plain glass slabs into...More

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Manager C, Manager at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you k2papa for your great review! We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit to the Caloundra Street Fair. We hope you join us again soon. :)

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Food options were great and food was delicious. I was highly recommended to come to the markets and so expectations were high. I was disappointed it wasn't as 'buzzing' as I had expected and the stalls weren't as diverse as I would have liked. The...More

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Manager C, General Manager at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi Jocelyn. Thank you for coming to the Caloundra Street Fair and thank you for your review. It is unfortunate that the market wasn't buzzing as you expected. They are generally busy around our peak period which is 10am in the morning however can vary...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Caloundra was once a nice place. You could stroll and park along the street with shade. You didn't have to listen to the kids whinge about it being hot and it was pleasant. Now some so called bright sparks have chopped the trees down. It...More

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Leanne L, Management Team at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Like you we are disappointed that the leafy green canopy in one block of Bulcock Street has disappeared. Who doesn't love the beauty of nature. But, the Moreton Bay fig trees were the wrong species to plant back in the day and Council (not the...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Previously as visitors and now as locals we loved visiting the markets but the changes late last year were the worst idea ever!! We had visitors over the holidays but didn't take them to the markets due to the changes (which is a shame as...More

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Manager C, Manager at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi DeeDeeH95 Thank you for your review 😊The Caloundra Street Fair has seen a challenging few months of change. We know that this hasn’t been a positive experience for everyone. We thank you for hanging in there and supporting local business. The new layout is...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The street fair had some great stalls, but not enough stalls! We had previously been to the beach stalls in January and this was very minimal comparatively so we were a bit disappointed. However the stalls that they did have were really good (especially the...More

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Manager C, Manager at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thanks SandyJ for your review. We appreciate all feedback on the market mix. We try very hard to make it a fun browsing experience that blends creativity and entertainment together. Hope we will see you again for another Sunday Funday.

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Definitely a must do ....lots to see and something for everyone . Bigger than I had expected The stalls have a variety and is non repetitive, as some markets have lots of stalls similar to each other. We went as a family and were all...More

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Leanne L, Management Team at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thanks Jayne for your review. Fantastic to receive your feedback. The Caloundra Street Fair is a curated market so we do take a lot of care approving and placing stallholders to get a great product mix with the variety of our customers in mind. So...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We started at the top, had our coffee then walked downwards . My daughters were excited by the face painting. The lady did such a fine job that I decided to have one too. Then we walked back up, there’s a store that sells the...More

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Leanne L, Management team at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

It sounds like you had a lovely time and we're so glad that you came for a visit. It was a pleasure to read about what you did and enjoyed most. Reminds us of the many and varied reasons why adults and kids alike love...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Went there with the intention of not buying anything! Well...bought quite a bit lol. Prices are fair and lots of variety. People are friendly and the food vans are even better. Spent the whole morning there and would definitely return.More

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Leanne L, Management Team at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thanks for your positive review. Great to hear that you enjoyed your time at our market and found things you liked and wanted. It's very tempting to take a break from browsing and sit under the big fig tree after picking up something delicious and...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We have been visiting Queensland for 10 years and always made a point of coming to Caloundra for the markets at least twice. We saw a few changes last year but this year we were very sad to see how the layout has changed. It’s...More

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Leanne L, Management Team at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi Jane Thank you for being such a loyal visitor to our market. The layout did change in November last year and there's been some further tweaks and improvements since then including the most recent configuration change last Sunday that generated a lot of positive...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Many interstate things to see mostly are arts and crafts, local made products, live entertainment and food. Locals, family and even dogs will gather here which makes the Bulcock Street more alive than weekdays.

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Leanne L, Management team at Caloundra Street Fair, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thanks for visiting us. Sundays truly are 'Fundays" here in Bulcock Street. We've got a great location in the heart of town to enjoy our fabulous market alongside cafes, retailers and green spaces. See you next time you visit the Sunshine Coast.

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Kirsty W
27 December 2017|
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Response from Manager C | Property representative |
Hi Kirsty, Yes we are open tomorrow night 5-9pm on the Esplanade :)
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1shazz1
22 January 2017|
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Response from Leanne L | Property representative |
Hi Sharon & Vic, The market starts at 8am and runs through till 1pm every Sunday. Monaco is just a 50 metre walk from the start of the market which covers 2 blocks of the main street. Please feel free to follow the... More
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IanRaymondBamfield
25 November 2016|
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Response from Leanne L | Property representative |
There's no intention to move from the current location in Bulcock Street where the market has been since 2002. Happy Valley is a wonderful green space that people understandably love, adore and frequent for it's magnificent... More
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