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 in Daylesford and Hepburn Springs you will find the breath taking 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 Daylesford 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

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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 family fun things to do, free attractions to visit and a variety of great fishing spots.

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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 makes a visit to Daylesford could be done in a day or of course you are welcome to stay as long as you like and explore the surrounding towns.

Daylesford has all the essential services just as you would in any larger town but with a friendly small town approach.

It 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.   


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Local Business Of The Week

DayKids Playhouse Cafe

DayKids Playhouse Cafe is great fun for all the family, it is a new indoor playground and warehouse cafe only minutes from main street.

The address is
Warehouse 8/39 East St
Daylesford  Phone 03 5348 4600

Visit www.daykids.com.au

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  The Daylesford Sunday Market operates each Sunday from 8.00 am to 3.00 or 4.00pm at Daylesford Station (rain, hail, shine or snow).

The Daylesford Sunday Market is located at 18 Raglan Street (Midland Highway) and plenty of FREE car parking is available. More Info




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List of local Markets, Festivals and Shows



Have you ever seen a 'shipping container' house?

My family have built a shipping container house in the last couple of years, they have become very popular. I would love to share it with you and anyone one else who is interested in this unique style of diy house building.

I have a website which shows how it was built from the start to finish with plenty of images and information   Our Container House



Do you love hunting for 'Treasure' 

Try and find all these unique 'treasures' while visiting Daylesford and Hepburn Springs! 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.



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The stunning views will amaze you, high up on the hill is the Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens which is a pleasure to visit in every season




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

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Lake Daylesford is a 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 Daylesford 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' website you will easily be able find out about all the useful services and facilities in Daylesford and Hepburn Springs. 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 lakes, the gardens, the Hepburn pool, the mineral springs
About Daylesford and Hepburn Springs


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