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Good markets for local fruits

When in Cairns you should visit Rusty’s markets. Local sellers sell a range of food and fruit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
stefarn
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Sydney, Australia
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Fresh Produce Market

This market is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday only and predominately sells fresh produce. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yan669902
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When in Cairns you should visit Rusty’s markets. Local sellers sell a range of food and fruit. There are lots of free tastings for the fruit. Definitely the place to buy mangoes and lychees.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stefarn
Reviewed 1 week ago

This market is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday only and predominately sells fresh produce. The variety and the quality of the produce is excellent and if you are looking for fresh fruit to snack on or produce to cook up a meal this is definitely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yan669902
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rustys is great and has a great range of fruit, vegies, food, coffee, flowers, clothing, jewellery, shells and gifts. They have their own free parking upstairs which is great when you can get a park. The only downfall is it is full of dogs, which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Northern G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a chef who runs a cooking school, produce markets have always appealed to me. Having found ourselves in Cairns it didn't take much to get me to Rusty's. Only open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, it is a veritable feast for your eyes and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 457angelikaf
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Great market for the whole family, local produce with fruit and veggies, clothes and jewellery, love music and an array of food available to eat! Perfect spot and everything you need. Definitely go again

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tesht2017
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We loved this market. There are many fruit and vag stalls with items I had never seen before and also familiar vegetables but unusual varieties. We bought some chocolate fruit to try at home.. even though it's a fruit, the flesh is like a mildly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank doralei
Reviewed October 14, 2018

This is a wonderful local market which sells a great array of fresh local produce. Prices were great, so was the aroma of the beautifully fresh tropical fruits. There are also some great food stalls. Try the Nutella donuts at the French bakery- yum. There...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Curiousior
Reviewed October 8, 2018

This is a great local market selling fresh produce at low prices. Only open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. We visited and bought fruit so we could snack on throughout the week. Very cheap. There are also other stalls dotted about including coffee shops, jewellery,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CharlieJake
Reviewed September 29, 2018

A Cairns institution, lots of tropical fruit and veg. Able to wander around tasting, busy hum, delicious fresh juices and snacks. Bought some lunch Lebanese bread, hummus, fresh fruit salad - don’t forget to bring a shopping bag with you😀

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jonhJ4146SQ
Reviewed September 9, 2018

For a town the size of Cairns, it was great to see that it offers a produce market like Rusty's. The regional climate easily supports the growing of some of the best produce on this planet, and the range of goods that the stalls offer...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rusty's Market (1 Replies)
What time does the markets open on Saturday and Sunday?
November 26, 2012|
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Found my answer :)