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 8am to 1pm. Contact Vance Watt 022 382 0086.

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 City Mall

For enquiries contact Riverside Farmers' Markets, phone: (03) 379 1000.

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.