Home to the Violet Town Market
2nd Saturday of each month
250 + Stalls
Southern Aurora Train Memorial and Gardens
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Where to Stay

Check out all the available accommodation in the area. Motel, Self Contained and B&B...


Things to do

Things to see and do around Violet Town. Art Gallery & Museum, Op Shop, Southern Aurora train memorial and gardens, and even Dingos!


Eat & Drink

As well as the Market stalls Violet Town has a range of eateries. Steak to Coffee & Cake

Cafe & Hotels

Business Directory

Local businesses and services. Looking for somewhere to stay or for local services around town? The Violet Town Business Directory provides information for locals and travellers about all sorts of businesses around the area.



Violet Town is the earliest inland surveyed town founded in 1860. Called Violet Ponds by Major Thomas Mitchell in 1836 on his Australia Felix expedition.

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Market Dates & Information

The Market is on the second Saturday of each month. Over 250 Stalls EFTPOS Available

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Where is Violet Town

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This website is owned and maintained by the Violet Town Action Group.

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Violet Town Businesses

Places to Eat
Trade Services
Community Groups

For more businesses view the Business Directory

Community Market

The Violet Town Community Market is held on the 2nd Saturday of every month at the Recreation Reserve in Tulip Street Violet Town from 8.30am - 1pm.

Market Contacts:

Market coordinator
Ph: 0416 233 584
E: market@violettown.org.au

Local Council

Violet Town is situated in the Shire of Strathbogie.