Spring to Life
in Daylesford and Hepburn Springs

Getaway, Relax, Refresh ....

The beautiful country town of Daylesford is located in the Goldfields Region of Victoria Australia , an hours drive north west of Melbourne, (the capital city of Victoria) and is nestled between the regional cities of Bendigo and Ballarat. 

From the moment you arrive you will find the breathtaking views and laid back atmosphere to be like nothing you have ever experienced before.
No matter the season, the beauty of the landscape will delight your senses and ignite your desire to explore further. 

Look beyond  to Hepburn Springs and you will find a myriad of health and rejuvenation venues such as the Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa where you can enjoy the magical healing powers of the local mineral springs

There is something special for everyone , to be found in this unique, diverse and simply beautiful region. From quirky little cafes to five star dining, accommodation and unforgettable wedding locations.

Also relaxing and interesting picnic areas , plenty of fun things to do , free to visit and a variety of great fishing spots.

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hepburn mineral spring reserve pavilion cafe

Daylesford has undergone many changes through the years but always remains a delightful place for relaxation, recreation and business.

Being only a short distance from Melbourne means you can be done in the day or of course you are welcome to stay as long as you like and explore the surrounding towns .

All the essential services  are available just as you would in any larger town but with a friendly small town approach.

The local area is loved by locals and visitors alike for its friendly, casual lifestyle and wealth of entertainment, recreation and festivals , variety of local produce and products including award winning wines from the region.   

YouTube Video at Lake Daylesford in 1975 - approx

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Video of Lake, Town and Mineral Springs 2018

Visit Hepburn Springs Village

Enjoy the bush, the historic buildings and shops.

Visit the natural mineral springs at the Hepburn Springs Nature Reserve.

Located just minutes from the center of Daylesford, Hepburn Springs Village really is the  other  side of Daylesford.


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Daylesford 'Trash n Treasure' Market - Every Sunday from 8am

Daylesford Farmers Market - 1st Saturday of each month

Creswick Market - 3rd Saturday of each month

Clunes Farmers Market - 2nd Sunday of each month

 Maldon Market - 2nd Sunday every month


Paul Bangay Private Stonefields Garden Tours - October

Walking Tour of Daylesford - Oct 26 - 10am

Carlsruhe - Fire Brigade and Wine Festival - 3rd November

St Erth Spring Garden Fair - 2nd & 3rd November

Creswick Garden Lovers Weekend  9th & 10th November

Budburst Festival - 9th & 10th November

Art In The Vines Long Lunch - 23rd November

 The Foam Fest - West Melbourne Nov 30

St Erth Spring Garden Fair - November

Daylesford Show - November 24th

Elton John  at  Hanging Rock 2020 - Farewell Tour

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List of local Markets, Festivals and Shows

Do you love hunting for 'Treasure' 

Try and find all these unique 'treasures' while visiting the local area. Good Luck!
We are always on the look out for new 'treasures' so keep checking the 'treasure hunt' page for new ones that have been added!
You are welcome to submit one to us anytime.

driving into daylesford victoria australia

This is one of the many beautiful views, Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens is high above on the hilltop. You will discover amazingly old trees and a wonderful piece of history waiting for you to explore and be appreciated!

Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are a reflection of their Swiss-Italian heritage which can be evidenced in the architecture, festivals, food and culture.

lake daylesford changerooms spillway central springs reserve

This historic lake is very scenic and historic attraction and extremely popular with local and visitors, it is perfect for a walk and a picnic.

Each time you visit you will find it so interesting you will be compelled to explore and find new things to do and see. Believe me there is always something new to discover, which could be a new 'delightful' shop, a piece of history, a 'funky' piece of furniture you have to buy or a new walking trail.

With 'Daylesford Delights' you can easily find out about all the useful services and facilities . Also discover the local history , things to do and see while you tour the local surrounding towns.

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Things To Do - Walks, Mineral Springs, Fishing, Festivals, Picnics, Treasure Hunt
Free Attractions - The Gardens, The Hepburn Pool, The Mineral Springs
About Daylesford and Hepburn Springs

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