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IT WILL be first come, first served for stallholders at the Easter Charity and Craft Market this Easter Saturday.
Starting at 8am near the Lister St Art Walk in Monto, roughly a dozen stallholders are lined up to sell their wares to tourists and townspeople alike.
Souvenirs, jewellery, knitted fabrics that are perfect for the upcoming winter and much more will be on sale.
One stall will sell home-made chocolate, ideal for Easter gifts.
Proceeds will go toward Monto Magic Tourism’s Rail Garden project.
The group have taken on management of the markets for the time being, and will be supplying special themed souvenirs such as magnets, postcards and jigsaws.
Monto Magic president Liz Robertson said the change of venue from Cania Gorge to Lister Street was part of their effort to make the markets appealing to tourists.
“We wanted to bring people off the caravan parks into town so they can visit the local shops as well,” Mrs Robertson said.
“When you have it up at Cania you usually only get the people visiting Cania, but the people in town cannot benefit from it.”
There will be a sausage sizzle running throughout the morning.
A few stores will miss out unfortunately; market regular Robert Nowland won’t be able to supply his usual veggie produce as it was washed away in the floods.
Co-organiser Lyn Woodall said spots were still open for stores and encouraged people wishing to sell something to drop in on the day.
“A lot of the stalls coming are different ones from usual,” Mrs Woodall said.
“If there’s someone coming that doesn’t get a chance to ring, just turn up; we’ll find a spot for you.”
EASTER READY: Souvenirs and goodies for sale at the Monto Easter Charity and Craft Market.