Several regional markets operate during the month, but by far the most popular is the Gladstone Quality Markets on the third Sunday of every month from 9am to 2pm. Brimming with local food, art, craft and locals who are passionate about their wares, the market regularly attracts a big crowd to this usually quiet riverside village.

Retail Therapy
For good old fashioned retail therapy visit Kempsey, South West Rocks and Gladstone, all of which are home to a range of retail specialty stores as well as vintage and old wares treasures.

Smith St Experience, Kempsey
Explore the wide variety of independent retailers in the heart of Kempsey CBD. From fashion to fragrance, books to beauty and sapphires to skateboards. You’ll be surprised by what you discover. To download a copy of The Smith St Experience Gift Guide click here.