We want your visit to Salamanca Market to be enjoyable and memorable for all of the right reasons.
To help you find your way around the Salamanca Market you can download the Salamanca Market Map (pdf)(PDF, 276KB). 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 within the Salamanca Market, however there is a 'puppy parking' service. Owners can leave their dogs under the supervision of RSPCA volunteers for a maximum of two hours for the cost of a donation that goes directly to the RSPCA. Find out more here: Puppy parking
Please leave all other pets at home.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call Tasmania Police on the non-emergency number 131 444.
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 482 675.
St John Ambulance is on site every Saturday to help with medical situations and can be located at 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.
An accessible parking drop off / pick up point is located close to the market on Castray Esplanade. Free Wheelchair hire is available from the information booth from 8.30 am - 3 pm every market day. An MLAK key to unlock the Salamanca Place accessible toilets is available from the information booth.
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.
Refunds and exchanges
Salamanca Market stallholders aim to deliver you quality and value, however, there may be times when you need to return a purchase. If you are not happy with your purchase, you will need to contact the stallholder directly. Salamanca Market administration takes no responsibility for the quality of products sold at the market nor the returns policies of stallholders. More information about consumer rights in Tasmania is available from the Tasmanian Government.
We welcome your thoughts about the market. Review us at the Salamanca Facebook page or on TripAdvisor. If you have any concerns, you can contact the Market team directly:
Phone: 6238 2430, 9 am - 5 pm, Monday - Friday
Post: Salamanca Market, 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.