Best Markets & Shopping In Apollo Bay
Apollo Bay is a premier shopping destination along the Great Ocean Road, and the perfect place for a bit of retail therapy! From farmers markets selling locally sourced fresh produce, to artists selling beautifully handcrafted jewellery from their studios, you’ll definitely find something unique to bring home!
Here are some of our favourite local markets and shops which can be found in and around Apollo Bay.
Apollo Bay Markets
Apollo Bay Farmers Market
The Apollo Bay Farmers Market is held on the third Sunday of every month between 9am and 1pm at the Youth Club Hall on Moore Street in Apollo Bay.
Here you’ll find a network of vendors offering a range of fresh, locally sourced produce from the Otways and surrounding areas. When browsing the monthly farmers market you’ll come across Victorian wine, meat, vegetables and much more.
Apollo Bay Community Market
The Apollo Bay Community Market is located at the Apollo Bay Foreshore and runs every Saturday from 9am to 1pm, depending on the weather.
At this weekly market you’ll find a network of vendor stalls offering everything from locally sourced fresh produce though to unique handicrafts made by Victorian artists.
Apollo Bay Shopping
Apollo Bay Surf Shop
Apollo Bay Surf Shop is conveniently located opposite the local skatepark and offers a wide range of popular surf and skate apparel, boards and gear. Perfect for surfers and skaters hitting the nearby park or local surf beaches.
Located in Marengo, SilknSilver offer a range of handcrafted jewellery and women's clothing made with only natural, ethically sourced materials and fibres. Taking influence from the surrounding environment, SilknSilver’s range is all about simplicity and getting back to nature.
Glance Twice Glass Studio, Marengo
Glance Twice Glass Studio is located in Marengo and is home to a wide selection of hand crafted glass jewellery and other trinkets. Glassware expert and artist Margaret Smith makes all of the products in her studio, and has over 20 years of experience. You can also find her selling her goods every Saturday at the Apollo Bay Community Market.
Coast Cards, Apollo Bay
Local artist Heather Williams has owned and operated the Coast Cards gallery and gift shop for over 20 years. In this stylish space, you’ll find a wide range of artwork,prints and cards, alongside other unique gifts, clothes and accessories.
Great Ocean Road Trading Post, Apollo Bay
The Great Ocean Road Trading Post is a classic beachside souvenir shop, offering a range of gifts such as novelty t-shirts, sunglasses, hats and much much more, and the fantastic customer service is just an added bonus!