Car Boot Market in a Car Park

Sunday 8 March 2020
Event Postponed stay tuned for launch date...

Coming Soon - to Chinatown

Secure Markets Car Boot Sale

For Sellers

Are you hoarding no longer needed “STUFF” and wanting to make a little extra cash …….. then sell your unwanted items in one convenient location at the new Secure Markets Car Boot Sale at the Chinatown Car Park.

Sell directly from the boot of a vehicle, a table in front of your vehicle, or racks within the allocated car space/stallholder site. You can book more than one space together but no trailer permitted.

For Shoppers

Enjoy a Sunday morning Rummage for treasure in a unique market setting, sifting through clothes, artwork, vintage items, books, pre-loved household goods, toys, sporting equipment etc with ample parking available in one convenient location.


Chinatown Car Park - Rooftop

31 Duncan Street - Fortitude Valley

Entry via Duncan or Gipps Streets

Maximum car height 1.90m

Opening and Closing Times

7.00am to 12pm - Shopping

Parking $2 -Flat Rate

To obtain $2.00 parking, take ticket on entry to the car park and park in first available spot. Car Park entry ticket must be validated on the rooftop to obtain the $2.00 parking rate. See signage or staff members on roof if unable to locate the ticket validator box.

Wet Weather - No Problem!

In the event of wet weather Secure Markets will still operate but will be relocated undercover to Level 4 of the Chinatown Car Park.

*Stallholders/Seller Important Information

Please arrive between 5:30am and 6:15am so that you are set-up and ready for 7:00am.

The Car Boot sale officially closes at 12:00pm and stallholders have until 1:00pm to pack up and vacate the space. If not vacated by 1:00pm an overstay charge will apply to your Secure-a-Spot booking.

For the safety of shoppers and other stallholders, no cars will be permitted to leave the roof-top site between 7:00am and 12:00pm.

When packing up please ensure you take everything with you including unsold goods and rubbish.

Stall Size & Placement

Stalls available are for vehicles and stall allocation is at the discretion of Secure Market staff.

Stall size is a standard car parking bay (5m wide and 5.6m deep). Should you need additional space please book more than one bay and show Secure Market staff your booking confirmation upon arrival so that adjacent bays can be allocated.

Stallholders must bring their own equipment. This can include folding tables, coverings, chairs, signage, umbrellas, sunscreen, hats etc.

Stallholder Costs

Once your spot has been booked you will received a booking confirmation which must be presented to the attendant on day who will allocate your spot. Spots are allocated on roof-top of car park.

Are you an entertainer?

We love to support local talent! Secure Markets are seeking interest from music groups, buskers or performers who would like to showcase and entertain shoppers on Sundays! Contact to register your interest.

Need more information?

Contact our customer service team by emailing

Other T&C’s

This event is not for the purpose of business/commercial traders. Items sold must be second hand/craft.


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