There are a number of privately organised local markets in and around the Christchurch and Banks Peninsula area.

Riccarton Rotary Market: Every Sunday from 9am to 2pm wet or fine. Over 300 stalls are on site. For bookings contact the organiser

Linwood Rotary Market: Linwood Avenue Rotary Market, Linwood Avenue School (Linwood Avenue). Every fine Sunday from 9am to 2pm. Phone (03) 389 3721.

New Brighton Market: First and third Saturday of the Month 9am to 2pm. Located in the pedestrian part of New Brighton Mall. Bookings phone: (03) 388 9920.

Markets / stalls/ container shop area in Restart Mall: For enquiries comment on their Facebook page titled Cashel Mall Re:START

Lyttelton Farmers Market: Held each Saturday 10am to 1pm on London Street between Oxford Street and Canterbury Street. Contact person for setting up stall etc. is Sue Ellen Sandilands, phone (03) 328 9243.

Canterbury Farmers Market: Held every Saturday from 9am until 12 midday at Riccarton House & grounds (Deans Bush), 16 Kahu Rd, Riccarton. Beautiful, fresh local produce in tranquil surroundings. Contact person Sam Marchant, phone (03) 348 6190.

Opawa Farmers Market: Every Sunday between 9am and 12 midday at 275 Fifield Terrace (between Flo Cafe and Rudolf Steiner School). Local growers supplying an abundance of fresh local produce - predominantly organic / spray free. Local artisan producers offer free range eggs, freshly baked breads, cheeses, mouth-watering ready to eat foods and much more. Contact 021 0223 9582.

These are not Council run markets.