Travelling away from home on holiday isn’t complete without shopping for souvenirs, foods, and anything that can best remind you of its beauty and splendour. So for your getaway to Sunshine Coast, keep in mind the list below for three of the best markets and shops around the region.

•    Australia in Silk (Golden Beach, Caloundra)
True to its name, Australia in Silk sells some of the best Australian icons which you can elegantly display and appreciate back in your home. It boasts of its 100% hand made, fine thread, and silk embroideries, making it the most suggested shop to go to for people who are interested in such products. Australia in Silk is open during weekdays from 9:30am to 4:30 pm, and Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm, although sometimes, schedules may also vary.

•    Cotton Tree Markets (King Street, Cotton Tree)
For over 22 years, Cotton Free Markets has been featuring local artists, designers, and inventors where they showcase and sell their unique and creative works. Set within numerous chic cafes where you can have some relaxing time, you can find all sorts of fashion apparels, jewellery, skincare products, sculptures, shells, pottery, cooking needs, plants, and more in this market. Catch Cotton Tree Markets every Sunday from 7am to 12 noon.

•    Eumundi Markets (Memorial Drive, Eumundi)
Operating Saturdays from 7am to 2pm and Wednesdays from 8am to 1pm, Eumundi Markets is a must go for tourists and locals alike because it is the best and largest art, craft, and fruit and vegetable market in Australia. With history dating back from 1979, the market is one big outdoor gallery especially with its great heritage listed fig trees surrounding the market’s over 500 stalls. With a policy of “Make it, bake it, sew it, or grow it”, the Eumundi markets is guaranteed to have only the best quality products.      

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