Esk Antique & Collectable Fair

Esk

Held twice year in the pretty township of Esk, the Antique & Collectable Fair is a must-visit for lovers of all things vintage, with thousands of pieces under one roof.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

Heralded by all who attend, this is one of the best vintage fairs near Brisbane, designed for you to buy, sell or have your pieces appraised.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

Usually held over 2 days, there is a vast variety of dealers at this unique, country fair, and the range of items that are on offer changes with each event, meaning that no two fairs are ever identical.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

You will discover beautiful pieces to bargain over, so make sure you allow time to meander and take it all in. Most stalls have EFTPOS facilities, but it doesn’t hurt to have cash, if that’s your preferred method of payment.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

Lovers of antique jewellery, be prepared to marvel at the sparkle and flair of unique brooches, necklaces, rings and bracelets.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

Collectors of vintage literature and limited edition and rare books, you will not be disappointed.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

If your fascination is with everything military, there are usually stall holders with militia memorabilia, from toy tin tanks and army carriers, through to uniforms.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

Train buffs and lovers of toy vehicles across the decades will, most likely, be besotted with the range of collectable trains, planes and automobiles.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

As you wander along the aisles, it’s hard to decide where to look, with so many treasures and trinkets on display for you to admire, so make sure you don’t rush.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

Homewares and crockery collectors, this is your nirvana. Think the likes of Royal Doulton, Wedgewood, Alfred Meakin and so many more… all at your fingertips.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

Depending on the day, you might come across caringly-restored, vintage mechanical wind-up toys, even tiny, vintage Singer hand sewing machines or hand-painted, retro veedubs from way back when.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

From small vases and trinkets, to larger reproduction furniture and statement pieces for the home, vintage shoppers and collectable connoisseurs across the decades will be impressed.

Antiques and Collectables Fair, Esk, Queensland

Nice to know – The same company that run this fair also run the events around south-east Qld in the following locations: Gold Coast Antique Fair, Ipswich Antique Fair, Toowoomba Mega Antique Collectable Fair & Toowoomba Christmas Fair, North Brisbane/Morayfield Fair, and Brendale Antique Fair, so check out the next date near you and pop it in your calendar.

Need to know – There is a small entrance fee payable at the door, and if you’re in need of refreshment, there is a coffee van onsite, serving up both hot and cold beverages and light snacks. Plenty of free, onsite parking is available, too.
 

By Danella Perrins

Looking for more ideas on what to do on when day tripping to Esk, check out our guide here. Or, if you’re wanting to spend longer in the region, think about staying with Pure Glamping, just a short drive from Esk, with romantic glamping and family glamping sites available.

Esk Antique & Collectable Fair

Somerset Civic Centre

35 Esk-Hampton Road

Esk

Twice a year

Event dates

0427 465 407

Map

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Join much-loved author Nick Earls in conversation
Performing works from their ARIA-winning album Please Leave Your Light On
Oktoberfest Brisbane sees part of the Brisbane Showgrounds transformed into a Bavarian village
Joel Creasey is coming to Brisbane for 1 night only
The most-visited multi-sensory art experience in the world is coming to Brisbane
Bridge to Brisbane is back on Sunday, November 7th
For over 40 years the iconic hilltop ballroom overlooked Brisbane
Get set for a glittering spectacle of circus and cabaret
Eddie Perfect is coming to QPAC in December
Catch the Naked Magicians before they disappear!
CONTENT RESUMES ON SCROLL
ADVERTISEMENT