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great day out

Great atmosphere, lovely location. Mornings are best to avoid the crush. Donation at gate supports... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Susan N
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The Channon, Australia
True blue markets for a weekend adventure

Take a delightful drive through the rolling hills near Byron Bay for some genuine local produce... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
woodlep
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Tweed Heads, Australia
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2 Oct 2018
“great day out”
7 Jul 2018
“True blue markets for a weekend adventure ”
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The Channon Rd | Corronation Park, The Channon, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great atmosphere, lovely location. Mornings are best to avoid the crush. Donation at gate supports local school. Hard to choose best food van, I love the samosas.

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Take a delightful drive through the rolling hills near Byron Bay for some genuine local produce markets. No stalls filled with Cheap Asian products, but wood products and food styles galore. Make the drive and you will love the experience.

Thank woodlep
Reviewed 7 November 2017

When a market is described as a "craft" market, I always hope to see lots interesting hand made goods and consumables. This market didn't have enough artist product for my taste. Still, I enjoyed the drive through the countryside from Byron Bay and it made...More

1  Thank Ann T
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

While it's considered in the Byron area, it took nearly an hour to drive there. It's closer to Nimbin than Byron. The market itself is very very alternative and while I usually don't mind that type of atmosphere, I wasn't impressed. The markets don't really...More

Thank Jaquelr
Reviewed 2 June 2017

When we visited Bangalow Markets we were told by stall holders if we enjoyed that market we would definitely enjoy the Channon Marhkets. So next trip we went to Channon Markets and we weren't disappointed by any means. We thoroughly enjoyed the markets and bought...More

1  Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Haven't been to the Channon for about 20 years. Not quite the same full on 'hippy' market' it once was, but still a great market. Nothing stays the same forever I guess. Got some great things.

1  Thank Leisa M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A fantastic market set in a great venue. Awesome variety of talented artisans. Fresh fruit and veg and preserves. Great entertainment and food vans.

Thank Janine M
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The website claims 'The Channon Craft Market is Australia’s most famous market, full of delicious produce, awesome crafts n art and special interest products. The Channon is a picturesque setting with over 220 stallholders each month, children’s activities, pony rides, seating and shade, delicious food...More

Thank Sabina S
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Went with my niece who loves this type of markets. It was interesting and crowded. It's a community market with over 200 stalls selling all kinds of crafts, foods and drinks and people singing and dancing. Face painting for the youngs and not so young!...More

Thank Maitheng
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This was our first trip to the Channon Markets and it was really good to see lots of genuine crafts rather than mass produced, inevitably made in china, rubbish that seems to be taking over so called markets these days. Lots of choice of food...More

Thank mamafuaman
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