About Queen Victoria Market

Queen Victoria Market has been the heart and soul of Melbourne for more than a century. A historic landmark spread over two city blocks, it’s a vibrant and bustling inner-city Market where you can shop for everything from Australian fruit and vegetables, and local and imported gourmet foods, to cosmetics, clothing and souvenirs. The Market is located on the northern fringe of Melbourne’s Central Business District.


Media Kit

Download our Queen Victoria Market Media Kit.

For the rich history of Queen Victoria Market please refer to our History page.

The Market is owned by City of Melbourne and operated by Queen Victoria Market Pty Ltd. For more information please refer to our Corporate page.

The City of Melbourne has committed to a comprehensive community engagement program in 2013-14 which will inform future renewal works at the market. As owners of the Queen Victoria Market, the City of Melbourne has oversight and responsibility for any renewal works. Day to day operation of the market will continue to be managed by Queen Victoria Market Pty Ltd. For more information refer to the City of Melbourne website.


Market Ambassadors

David Mann AM

Director of the Company and member of the Company’s Marketing Sub-Committee David is Chair, The Order of Australia Association, Member, Australia Day Committee (Victoria), Chair, Ministerial Small Business Advisory Council, Chair, Police Blue Ribbon Day Community Council and Chair, Mount Macedon Memorial Cross Reserve Committee of Management. David Mann – best known as ‘Mann About Town’, plays the part of roving reporter for 3AW 693 and Magic 1278. “I love my role catching up with businesses and organisations around Victoria to promote them to the public, and to highlight their success stories and achievements”, said David. David also runs his own marketing and public relations company ‘Mann Promotions Pty Ltd’ that consults to many operations and not-for-profit organisations around Australia.

Chef Daniel Wilson

Melbourne chef Daniel Wilson was awarded The Age Good Food Guide Young Chef of the Year award in 2003 and in 2010 he opened Huxtable restaurant. With two cookbooks under his belt and frequent appearances in online, print and broadcast media, Daniel has solidified himself as an authoritative voice in the Australian food industry. On his appointment as Queen Victoria Market ambassador, Wilson said: “I am thrilled to be able to share my knowledge of the Market and highlight its unique qualities. From the variety of produce, to the warm community spirit, there is nowhere else quite like it. As a chef, it is also extremely rewarding to be able to connect with traders who are experts on provenance and seasonality.”


Images & Videos

We have a library of quality professional photos and videos available for media use. Please email marketing@qvm.com.au to request access.

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