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Blak Markets at Bare Island

La Perouse area in Kamay Botany Bay National Park

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Visit Blak Markets at La Perouse, to discover the best of Aboriginal culture. There'll be traditional dance performances, arts and craft stalls, weaving and bush tucker.


Visit Blak Markets website or Facebook page for market dates.

Medium. Suitable for all ages.
Meeting point
Bare Island, La Perouse

Blak Markets feature authentic Aboriginal products and entertainment. Participate in a mini-festival of song, dance and food. Enjoy browsing market stalls selling Aboriginal clothing, jewellry, artwork and skin care. There are workshops too, which can range from spear making to shell work, cooking and an all-day weaving workshop. Enjoy didgeridoo and smoking ceremonies, along with an acoustic sound stage and beautiful bush tucker foods. 

Blak Markets at Kamay Botany Bay National Park is a great day out for all the family. Soak up the rugged beauty of historic Bare Island, while participating in authentic and immersive Aboriginal culture.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

Things to do:

Dharawal Resting Place track

Walk the short track to Dharawal Resting Place to discover this important La Perouse Aboriginal site, that’s also steeped in Sydney’s colonial history.

Historic grave surrounded by old wooden fence, on flowering heath with coastal bushland and ocean in the background.  Photo: Kevin McGrath © OEH


La Perouse area

La Perouse is the northern headland of Kamay Botany Bay National Park, near Maroubra. You'll find fantastic walks, diving spots and historic sites just a quick trip from Sydney's centre.

View to Bare Island, Kamay Botany Bay National Park. Photo: Andy Richards