The annual Watsons Bay Summer Market by Cambridge Markets returns on Sunday 4 February from 10am to 4pm. 

Now in its seventh year, this event stands as one of the highlights on Sydney’s yearly market calendar, anticipating a turnout of over 10,000 people throughout the day. Set against the stunning backdrop of Sydney Harbour at Robertson Park, more than 150 diverse stallholders will come together to feature goodies including food, fashion, art, craft, jewellery, photography, toys, pet treats and accessories, homewares, plants, eco stalls and plenty more. 

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World food has become a big part of the market, with delicious eats from across the globe, including Thai, Vietnamese, American, French, Italian, Chinese and Turkish cuisines, and more, represented. 

Cambridge Markets director Rebecca Starr said the market group was excited to be bringing the event to this picturesque location for another year, with an even better selection of stallholders than previous years. 

Local businesses attending this market include gorgeous homewares from Frankie Rose & Co, handmade jewellery from Alrok and Nora J, delicious liqueurs Scylla Distilling Co, luxury dog harnesses and accessories from Chow Bella, an assortment of textured art by Jolly Art, as well as vegan and organic makeup products from LiliPani and handcrafted candles using real flowers by Amaree Collection. 

World food vendors include southern-fried chicken wings by Wing It, authentic gozleme by Ottoman Turkish Gozleme, delicious burgers by Piggy & Moo, handmade dumplings from Dumpling Cheers and heartwarming gnocchi from the Gnocchi Garden. If craving a sweet treat, look no further than traditional Dutch pancakes from Mr and Mrs Pancakes, TikTok viral churros from Mr Spanish Churro, Portuguese tarts by Natas & Co, or sweet and savoury crepes from Cut the Crepe. 

This family-friendly market also features a variety of activities for the kids to enjoy, such as face-painting, show bags, slime activities as well as glitter tattoos and glitter glam.

The Watsons Bay Summer Market kicks off a big year of market events for Cambridge Markets, which will be hosting markets across the city all year, from Cronulla to the Pittwater. These seasonal events will be in addition to Cambridge Markets’ regular lineup of markets that include: 

Eat Drink Nights 

  • First Friday evening of every month, 5pm-9.30pm 
  • Marina Square, Wentworth Point 

Ryde Wharf Market 

  • Second and fourth Sunday of each month, 9am-3pm 
  • Anderson Park, Meadowbank 

Wentworth Point Market 

  • Third Sunday of each month, 9am-3pm
  • Marina Square, Wentworth Point 

The Cannery Markets

  • First Saturday and Sunday of each month, 9am-3pm
  • 61 Mentmore Avenue, Rosebery 

Kia Friday Night Racing at Canterbury Park

  • January 19, February 2, February 9, February 16, February 23, 5pm-9pm
  • Canterbury Racecourse, King st, Canterbury