Feel Like a Local at These Popular Markets in Hobart, Tasmania

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Visiting a popular marketplace is one of the easiest ways to feel like a local in a new city. Hobart, Tasmania is home to quite a few, and you should definitely check them out during your visit to Tasmania.

Salamanca Market

Hobart’s most popular market with locals and tourists alike, Salamanca is only open on Saturdays—but that adds to its magic. Located right next to the city’s waterfront in the historic Salamanca Place, this market offers everything from local foods and art to handmade clothes and timber items.

Farm Gate Market

After enjoying Salamanca on Saturday, head to this market the next morning for another taste of local life. Farm Gate Market is especially popular with food lovers since local vendors mostly sell seasonal produce and baked goods.

Street Eats @ Franko

Speaking of places that food lovers visiting Hobart will enjoy, this lively night market is the place to be. Open on Fridays, Street Eats is the perfect place to explore all the best street foods that Tasmania has in store, and all the dishes can be paired off with local craft beer, cider, and other drinks.