Preston Market is Melbourne’s north-side market full of personality, a true community feel and lots of amazing food. Regardless of your cultural background or foodie preferences there’s something here for everyone.
On this this 2 hour tour you’ll taste your way around all sections of the market. From fresh seafood to ‘unusual’ meats, unique deli items, organic produce that promotes good gut health, seasonal fruits, award-winning Paella and more. You’ll surely be inspired to create delicious dishes or take home some that have been prepared for you.
Learn the history of the market while chatting to the vivacious & friendly traders who will share their foodie tips on how to select and prepare the freshest ingredients for you and your family. Known as 'The People's market', this is truly a colourful market where the local community shop, eat & catch-up on the local north-side news. We’re waiting to welcome you here too.
- How to select and prepare various ingredients from the market
- Insider shopping tips
- History of the market & what to expect in the future
- 9 delicious tastings from all sections of the market
- Meet the friendly traders & hear their stories
- A Preston market shopping bag that's yours to keep
- Drinking water if you tend to get thirsty
Comfortable shoes & dress according to the weather
Anyone with an open mind & curious belly
Vendor since 2018
What would you find if you stepped away from the well-known, touristic parts of Melbourne and got amongst the locals… the places where people live, do their daily shopping and create social communities? Let’s eat & walk together. We’ll introduce you to the restaurant and café owners, the shopkeepers and local personalities. We’ll show you what makes these neighbourhoods unique; the people, the stories, the history and of course, food food, food!
Flavourhood Tours requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Flavourhood Tours to organise a refund or transfer
We put a lot of time and effort into organising our tours and work with a number of venues to make it all happen. This is why we need plenty of notice to make any changes.
If you need to request a refund or change date you can do so up to 10 days before the tour date and we will refund your ticket, minus a 5% processing fee.
Within 10 days of the tour date all tickets are non-refundable and cannot be rescheduled. An alternative is to request a credit voucher which can be used to book future tours, or you could gift your tour to a friend.
Once your tour tickets are sold we can’t always resell them. When people cancel in the lead up to a tour, those spaces that would have been filled by other customers, may not filled last minute. Given how small and intimate we keep our tours, it’s important that we try to fill our groups.