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Tuncurry Markets

In a boating emergency

Radio for help on:

  • VHF Channel 16
    (distress and calling channel)
  • 27MHz - Channel 88
    (27.880 MHz)

Or Call 000

If your phone is out of range, dial 112 instead of 000. If your phone can see another mobile network, the call will connect to 000.


The Tuncurry Markets

The Tuncurry markets are conducted by Marine Rescue Forster Tuncurry normally on the fourth Saturday of each month. Please check the dates below for any exceptions.

The markets are held in a wonderful harbourside atmosphere at John Wright Park Tuncurry and features a BBQ cooked by Marine Rescue members and providing the likes of bacon and egg rolls, steak sandwiches and sausage sandwiches along with tea, coffee and soft drinks.

With more than 100 stalls, this is perhaps the largest market in the Great Lakes area both in area and in the number of stall holders and is certainly a “main event” for the Forster Tuncurry community and tourist visitors.

Tuncurry Markets - Marine Rescue BBQThe market stalls include:

  • Craft
  • Books
  • Plants
  • Art
  • Cakes
  • Jewellery
  • Linen and Gift ideas
  • Clothing
  • Tools


Booking the site is essential! Applications to be submitted by “Stall Holders Application” form to:

Tuncurry Market Dates for 2019

January 5th, January 19th, February 23rd, March 23rd, April 27th, May 25th, June 22nd, July 27th, August 24th, September 28th, October 26th, November 23rd, November 30th (extra market) and December 28th.

Additional Information

  • New stall holders are required to obtain Public Liability Insurance, a copy of which is handed to our Market Security Officer on arrival
  • Stalls sizes are approximately 3x4 metres
  • WEATHER: Please check our homepage for cancellations and any changes to Market Dates. Information is broadcast on radio 2RE 100 FM and Great Lakes Radio on 101.5 FM or contact the Marine Rescue Forster Tuncurry Base on 6554 5458.

Tuncurry Market Regulations

The attached PDF file below contains the Tuncurry Market Regulations. Please click on the link to view and/or print the file.

Stallholder Regulations & Code of Conduct

The PDF file below contains the Stallholder Regulations and Code of Conduct. Please click on the link to view and/or print the file.

Stallholder Application

The PDF file below contains the Stallholder Application Form. Please click on the link to view and/or print the file.