Experiencing Daylesford Victoria....

A Town Like No Other

I can almost guarantee your first visit to Daylesford Victoria will be your first of many as it has an amazing unique appeal to so many people from all walks of life from Australia and overseas. 

Daylesford caters for all different tastes and requirements. Whether you love camping and picnics by the lake or 5 star accommodation with meals to match, you will find exactly what you are looking for!

The first time you drive into Daylesford or Hepburn Springs you will have a 'WOW' experience when you see the stunning scenery, as you drive through the forest, along the streetscapes and from the top of many rolling hills that make Daylesford and Hepburn Springs so special.

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Daylesford has a uniqueness that can't be matched, diverse from every angle. There are 'quirky and cosy' cafes, sophisticated restaurants, you can pitch a tent or stay in accommodation that is absolute luxury. The art studios and galleries have to be seen to be believed and the boutique shopping will thrill every shopaholic and connoisseur of fine products and produce.

Find out why Daylesford is so Special All About Daylesford


About Hepburn Springs

Hepburn Springs is an easy five minute scenic drive from Daylesford where you will find beautiful architecture from years gone by. Also you will find the historic Hepburn Bathhouse surrounded by relaxing picnic areas, mineral springs and walking trails for everyone to admire natures beauty.

The choice of accommodation is astounding, from Bed and Breakfast to self contained houses in beautiful settings. Then there are the guest houses and retreats where you can have a day of pure relaxation and luxury with spas, massages and exquisite dining.

Discover more about the charm and heritage Visit Hepburn Springs


 stunning view of Daylesford from the Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens

The stunning view of Daylesford from the Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens


Daylesford and the Local Region

Daylesford, Hepburn Springs and the local region experiences thousands of tourists and visitors every week, especially on the weekends. In Daylesford and Hepburn Springs the population of about 3000 can double or triple when special events like the many festivals are being held.

The region has hundreds of things to do, see and experience, such as admiring the historic buildings, gardens and streetscapes. There is a wealth of mineral springs in beautiful natural settings and walking trails to explore also.

If you love art you will be very busy! You will find an extraordinary variety of galleries and studios, each very unique in designs. Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are well known for their natural healing therapies and spas, guaranteed to sooth and relax you.

A short drive away from Daylesford Victoria there a many surrounding historic towns like Clunes, Trentham, Castllemaine that are very interesting and picturesque. To find out more about these towns go to the Daylesford and the local region page.


To find out more about the local history read these Quick History Facts



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