Helpful information

Helpful information

We want your visit to Salamanca Market to be enjoyable and memorable for all of the right reasons.

Market map

To help you find your way around the Salamanca Market you can download the Salamanca Market map (PDF). Please note that some market traders and their locations will vary each week.


The Salamanca Market operates every Saturday except in extreme weather conditions. Because you are visiting an outdoor market, you should plan to be suitably dressed for the weather, which can be unpredictable. To check the latest weather forecast visit the weather link page. If the market is cancelled for any reason, an alert will be published on the Salamanca Market Facebook page.

No smoking policy 

Salamanca Market is a designated smoke-free area and smoking is not permitted.

Dogs and pets

Dogs and pets are not allowed at the Salamanca Market. Please leave your pets at home.

Plastic bags

Salamanca Market does not supply plastic bags. We recommend that you bring your own bag to the market or purchase an environmentally friendly Salamanca Market hessian bag from the information booth.

Lost and found

If you lose something at the market there is a good chance that it may be handed in to the information booth on market day. Please contact the information booth by calling (03) 6238 4209. Alternatively email or call Tasmania Police on the non-emergency number 131 444.

Lost children

The market can be a busy place and small children may wander off and get lost. If your child is lost or you have identified a lost child please contact the information booth by calling (03) 6238 4209 or the Market Supervisor on 0419 362 198.

First aid

St John Ambulance is on site every Saturday to help with medical situations and can be located on Montpelier Retreat.  If you require first aid, you can either go straight to the St John Ambulance station or go to the information booth where staff will provide directions and assistance.


For the location of toilets, please refer to the Salamanca Market map, look for directional signs or ask at the Salamanca Market information booth.  All toilets are accessible and there are toilets in Salamanca Square and the Salamanca Arts Centre that have baby-change facilities.

Automatic teller machines (ATM)

There are a number of ATMs located close to the market.  For the location of ATMs, please refer to the Salamanca Market map or ask at the Salamanca Market information booth. 

Customer feedback

We welcome your thoughts about the market. Review us at the Salamanca Facebook page or on TripAdviser. If you have any concerns, you can contact the Market Coordinator directly on (03) 6238 2410 during business hours, email or write to us at GPO Box 503, Hobart Tasmania 7001.

Professional photographers and filming crews

If you intend to film or take professional photographs within the market precinct, the City of Hobart may require you to first obtain a permit. You can find out more at the City of Hobart's web page for filming permits.