Top Choice Market in Salamanca Place & the Waterfront

Salamanca Market

Every Saturday morning since 1972, the open-air Salamanca Market has lured hippies and craft merchants from the foothills to fill the tree-lined expanses of Salamanca Place with their stalls. Fresh organic produce, …
Top Choice Books in Central Hobart

Fullers Bookshop

Hobart's best bookshop has a great range of literature and travel guides, plus regular launches and readings, and the writerly Afterword Cafe in the corner. A real hub of the Hobart literary scene for around 70 year…
Top Choice Art in Salamanca Place & the Waterfront

Handmark Gallery

A key tenant at the Salamanca Arts Centre, Handmark has been here for 30 years, displaying unique ceramics, glass, woodwork and jewellery, plus paintings and sculpture – 100% Tasmanian.
Market in Battery Point, Sandy Bay & South Hobart

Hobart Twilight Market

Filling the lawns behind Lower Sandy Bay Beach (aka Long Beach; about 5km south of central Hobart), the HTM is a relatively new and hugely popular phenomenon. The official line goes, 'eats, drinks, artisans, music' …
Books in MONA & Northern Hobart

State Cinema Bookstore

Wander through a hole in the wall from the artful State Cinema into the 1883 building next door, to discover a wonderful world of words, pages and pages with words on them. Art, architecture, travel, biography and f…
Sports & Outdoors in Salamanca Place & the Waterfront


Gear-up for your imminent Tasmanian bushwalking epic at this excellent outdoors store, founded in the 1980s by latter-day Tasmanian Jan Cameron (…who sold the business in 2006).
Food in Salamanca Place & the Waterfront


Follow your nose into this brilliant fine-food showcase just off Salamanca Place, selling speciality smallgoods, cheeses, cakes, breads, wines and pre-prepared meals.
Wine in Central Hobart

Cool Wine

Excellent selection of Tasmanian wine, spirits and craft beers (plus a few global interlopers, if they're up to scratch). Open Sunday by appointment.
Arts & Crafts in MONA & Northern Hobart


After swanning through the exhibits inside MONA, check out the excellent little shop near the entry, selling quirky, interesting and disarming gifts for the folks back home, plus excellent art books.
Market in MONA & Northern Hobart

MONA Market

On the lawns at MONA in late summer through the autumn, MONA's savvy market is a predictably off-the-wall event, with live music, street performers and quality arts-and-crafts stalls.