From designer and vintage clothing, jewellery and books to fresh produce, homewares and collectables – there's no end to what you'll find shopping in the Goldfields.
Discover boutique clothing and designer jewellery on a stroll down Bendigo's View Street and Bath Lane. Pick up a copy of the Shopping and Dining Guide for the best shopping ideas in town.
In Castlemaine, check out the eclectic range of jewellery and accessories at Habadash, then wander over to the eastern side of town and discover the specialty boutiques on Mostyn and Hargraves Streets.
Start your search for must-take-home antiques, vintage fashion and homewares in Bendigo's View Street and Chancery Lane, then visit the antique and collectables centre at Australia's oldest pottery workshop, Bendigo Pottery.
Spend an afternoon browsing the antique and collectables stores on Castlemaine's Mostyn and Barker Streets. Explore the stock of intriguing relics at The Restorers Barn and then skip across to The Mill for up-cycled furniture and homewares, and the eclectic offerings of the Castlemaine Vintage Bazaar.
In Maryborough the historic Railway Station building is home to an extensive antique emporium, while Ballarat's Mill Markets are a treasure trove of antiques and kitsch items.
Soak up the village lifestyle in nearby Talbot and Maldon where you'll find everything from handmade furniture to vintage clothing and collectable books. For more great reads and quality second hand books, visit the Known World Bookshop in Ballarat, located in an historic 1880s building.
Furniture and decor
Admire the locally made and designed furniture and homewares at Bendigo's Jimmy Possum Emporium and join a factory tour to see where the possum magic happens.
If you're shopping for local produce, time your visit to coincide with one of the many local weekend markets. Pick up farm fresh fruit and vegetables, specialty cheeses, smallgoods and bread straight from the baker's oven.