150 years of the Adelaide Central Market

A history of the Adelaide Central Market

For 150 years, it’s been a fundamental part of South Australian life... We chat with traders and visitors about the many changes that have taken place at the Adelaide Central Market. For more information: http://bit.ly/CentralMarketAdelaide

Posted by SA Weekender on Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Located in the heart of the Adelaide CBD, the Adelaide Central Market is one of Australia’s largest fresh produce markets. It provides a diverse range of fresh and multi-cultural products.

A popular tourist attraction, it’s often referred to as the Central Market. Selling a wide variety of goods, including vegetables and fruit, seafood and meat, bread, cheeses and much more.

With an estimated 8 million visitors per year and over 70 traders under one roof, this vibrant shopping environment is one of Adelaide’s best-known landmarks.

Established in 1869, the Central Market continues to be a thriving hub of food and culture, even after 150 years of trading.

The Adelaide Central Market is open Tuesday to Saturdays and closed on public holidays.