MERMAID SORORITY MARKET & EVENTS
WITH AN ABUNDANCE OF TALENTED MAKERS AND DESIGNERS WITHIN AUSTRALIA OUR MARKETS GIVE A UNIQUE PLATFORM TO BRING CUSTOMERS TO THEIR BRANDS. WE ARE A 'POP-UP' DESIGNER SHOPPING MARKET EVENT, SHOWCASING AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS all over victoria including: MORNINGTON PENINSULA, BELLARINE, BAYSIDE, BALLARAT, CASEY & PHILLIP ISLAND
WE SELECT AN ARRAY OF HAND CRAFTED, QUALITY DESIGNER BRANDS FROM LOCAL MAKERS FROM ALL REGIONS OF VICTORIA, PRESENTING THEM ALL AVAILABLE UNDER THE ONE ROOF! A BUYERS DELIGHT OF THE SENSES AND A UNIQUE SHOPPING EVENT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY.
ART, DESIGN, BAKED GOODS, SAUCES, JAMS, HOMEWARES, CANDLES, LIFESTYLE, PLANTS, HEALTH, WELLNESS, FASHION, JEWELLERY, HANDBAGS, ACCESSORIES, BABY, KIDS AND MORE.
THE BRANDS AT OUR EVENTS CATER TO A WIDE VARIETY OF SHOPPERS INCLUDING ITEMS FOR GLUTEN FREE, VEGANS & VEGETARIAN AND WE STRIVE TO BRING YOU AN ETHICAL EVENT OF HAND MADE AND AUSTRALIAN MADE GOODNESS. WE ALSO FEATURE WONDERFUL LIVE MUSIC WITH TALENTED LOCAL MUSICIANS TO BRING OUR EVENTS TO LIFE.
WE SUPPORT AND HAVE INCLUDED NOT FOR PROFIT BRANDS:
SEA SHEPHERD, EDGAR’S MISSION, BOOMERANG BAGS, PLASTIC FREE PHILLIP ISLAND AND FUNDRAISING FOR VARIOUS LOCAL CHARITIES
We LOVE to showcase wonderful homegrown Live Music at our events and the list of our previous artists are below:
KYLIE CHIRUNGA + JOSH NOVAK + BERNARDO SOLER + GRAVEL WALKER + MATT KATSIS + AMBER WALKER + CLAIRE DUBERY + TAYLA BENNET-HULLIN + CHASING RAY
Where & When do your events "pop-up"
From humble beginnings and a small local event, our events have grown to have a 'cult' following of avid Market hoppers following us around from one location to the next.
Our events are held at various times of the year, every 6-8 weeks, so no matter where we are, we bring you a quality, stylish and wonderful market experience that is not to be missed!
Who can hold a stall at your events?
We encourage designers, makers, growers, artists and unique brands to apply for our event. We do not accept large network marketing, international brands or party plan incentives. Our events are unique each time and showcase a new mix of quality stall holders, so that there is a lot to choose from and something new to see! We give emerging brands a unique platform to showcase their wares and we have many buyers for retail stores attend on the hunt for new product lines for retailers and wholesale accounts.
When can I apply for a stall? After I apply what happens next?
We announce Application Call outs via social media and via our website APPLY NOW section usually 6-8 weeks before an event. We receive a hundreds of applications to process so please be patient as we work to respond to you with the outcome of your application. We endeavour to respond within 2-3 weeks of your application, however sometimes email settings may send your application to spam, so please check in if you have not heard from us within 4-5 weeks after your initial application. Whether you have or haven't exhibited with us before, you must apply via the online form for each unique date and event.
Is there wheelchair access at your venues? Is there room for prams?
Are your events family friendly?
Yes we welcome all ages!
Is there an entry fee to come to your events?
Our events are Free Entry and Free Parking
Can I bring my pet?
Our events are all Pet Free indoors. However friendly dogs can come on a leash outdoors only.
Is there and ATM or EFTPOS at your events?
Our events occasionally have mobile ATM machines on site however most of our stallholders will provide their own EFT machines or SQUARE tap and go systems.
Is there Hot Foods and Coffee at your events?
Our events will have sweet treats, baked good and homemade pastries at most events. We endeavour to bring you the finest coffee (with soy & almond milk options too) for your market experience, we vary our food vendors at every event and we love mixing up Hot Food trucks too, so stay tuned via our social media pages to find out Who is Coming!