What came first pencil or pen? Lewis Waterman of New York patented the first practical fountain pen in 1884. The idea for the pencil came much earlier in human history and quite by accident. Around 1560 a storm hit near the town of Borrowdale in England. A very large tree...

Mary is a woman on a mission to turn heads.  She has been a stall holder at the Original Eumundi Markets for many years and is the success story behind Topshow featuring  the ‘Noosa Hat’. Moving to Noosa with her three children in tow, Mary joined...

I CHI GO I CHI E is a very old Japanese proverb meaning - ‘Chance meetings can change your world’. For Michael Eberle, these profound words depict the junctions of his life. It may have been a chance meeting, or encounter; but those episodes completely changed...

Ancient Teaching at the Original Eumundi Markets Have you met an Alchemist? Would you know if you did? An Alchemist is a person who attempts to purify, mature or perfect certain materials; with the intention to transform them into something new through a seemingly magical process. Local Artisan,...

with Katie Harvison from Red Fish Blue Fish at the Original Eumundi Markets - a Long Story Short series The Original Eumundi Markets is renowned for its “make it bake it sew it grow it” mantra – and Eumundi local Katie Harvison of Red Fish Blue...

with Richard Goldsworthy at the Original Eumundi Markets - a Long Story Short series In this topsy turvy world of uncertainty, there is one dependable element that brings us all peace, stillness, harmony, reflection, and joy. That element is a gift we give ourselves, and the...

With Dani Miles from Dani Em Art at the Original Eumundi Markets - Long Story Short series Come along, indulge your senses. Ignite the imagination and the aspiring Artisan in all of us as every Wednesday and Saturday the cobblestone aisles and alleyways of the Original...

With Larry Reston from Sealine Co at The Original Eumundi Markets - Long Story Short series, By Kita lawrence It was repurposed marine rope that kept Sunshine Coast local Larry Reston afloat during the uncertainty of 2020. As retailers across the country started to close their...