Local Events

There are many local events happening in Daylesford, Hepburn and Hepburn Springs and the surrounding area. 

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List of local Markets, Festivals and Shows

The Daylesford Sunday Market 

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).

A wide variety of stalls selling everything from books to spare parts for the car, fresh local produce, clothing and collectables are located at the market.

The Daylesford Sunday Market is located at 18 Raglan Street (Midland Highway) and plenty of FREE car parking is available. Dogs on a leash are welcome at the Daylesford Sunday Market. More Information

Daylesford Spa Country Railway

Heritage Train Rides - Every Sunday

Come and ride a train straight out of the good old days, when life was simpler and train services were an essential part of rural life.

Our restored heritage trains "take you for a ride" through the beautiful scenic countryside and forest of the Central Highlands, to the highest operating railway station in Victoria.

More info www.dscr.com.au

Daylesford Community Cinema

Watch a great movie at the Daylesford Community Cinema.
The Rex Arcade, Vincent Street, Daylesford.
Check what movies are on and at what times at the link below.

A Taste of Truffles - Wattle Flat - July

Join Black Cat Truffles throughout June and July for A Taste of Truffles - an invitation to find out more about this earthy, aromatic delicacy.

Talk to the truffle growers, see their truffle dogs in action, harvest truffles and sample a range of truffle infused treats with tips on how to get the best from your truffle.

Dates  25 June 2017, 16 July 2017, 30 July 2017

Truffle will be available for purchase on the day.

For more information or to make a booking, please contact Black Cat Truffles.

Black Cat Truffles, 150 Howards Road, Wattle Flat, Victoria, 3352

The 'Three Lost Children' Exhibition - All July

This exhibition is being held to commemorate 150 years since the tragic tale of the 3 boys who wandered from their home in Daylesford on 30 June 1867 and sadly never returned. The exhibtion is being held at the Daylesford Museum, which is open every Saturday and Sunday from 1:30pm - 4:30pm 

Grandmother Moons Womens Circle -
28th July - 2017

Next two circles are 14th July & 28th July

Women's healing Circle: 2nd and 4th Fridays. Today's circle is held while the Sun is in Cancer and the Moon in Pisces - one focus for the day will be on actualizing our inner dreaming.

Namita Trensky and Chandra Easton invite you to join this group, where there will be the opportunity to:-

empower and heal your feminine self     receive psychological support

attune and deepen your soul contact       receive aura cleansing

DETAILS: on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month   10:30 am – Noon

$15 per session ($10 conc.)  please bring food to share for lunch

casual attendance – all welcome

no mobile devices at all – please leave in the car

VENUE:- 21B Cerini Lane, Eganstown: 8 kms from Daylesford on the Daylesford-Ballarat Road.

(Next left past Cemetery Road Follow the Healing Retreat sign,. straight ahead, then follow the bends in the road to the last house. Through the front gate, up the hill, to the house on the right.


Email or Ring: Chandra: 03 5348-1077 (after 1st June) 


Text Namita 0412-071-380

Chandra Easton is a practitioner of the heart with a lifetime’s experience as a traditional and esoteric astrologer, spiritual healer, educator, author, songwriter, mother, grandmother and workshop facilitator. She loves to inspire, support and empower others to live in Light.

Esoteric Astrologer  & Ascenion Healer
chandraeaston7@gmail.com  Ph 61  3  5348-1077

Creswick Market - 19th August 

The Creswick Market is held the third Saturday of every month. Bring the kids and your four-footed friends, all are welcome. 

Located in the picturesque and historic township of Creswick, just 20 minutes to either Ballarat or Daylesford the Creswick Market a great day out for the whole family. 

Free live music and over 90 specialist boutique sites, offering a variety of unique handmade goods ranging from arts and crafts to freshly made delicacies, something for everyone. Talk directly to producers and designers, learn about the ingredients and processes that brought the item to you. 

The market features: gourmet take away food and great coffee; live music; kids entertainment and playground; beautiful gardens to relax in; historic township to explore; hand made arts, crafts, jewellery, clothes, home grown fruit, vegetables, plants and other produce. 

Creswick Market is a much-loved monthly event, with the true relaxed feel of a regional craft market. A must see for all residents and visitors of the Goldfield region.

Creswick Theatre - The Hayseeds  -  21st July

The Hayseeds is a 1933 Australian musical comedy from Beaumont Smith. It centres on the rural family, the Hayseeds, about whom Smith had previously made six silent films, starting with Our Friends, the Hayseeds (1917).

Join the Creswick Courthouse Theatre, Raglan Street, Creswick. Film starts at 7:30pm and there will be an interval where you are welcome to help yourself to tea or coffee. There is no entry fee however donations are appreciated.

REUNION: "Christmas in July" 22nd July

REUNION:"Christmas in July" Holy Cross Convent & St Michaels Daylesford.

For students who attended on or before 1973 only.

22nd July 2017 @ 11:00am Old Hepburn Hotel (Not Savoia) 236 Main Road Hepburn Springs 3461 . Courtesy Bus: Phone 03 53482207

Words In Winter Trentham - 4th - 20th August

August 4th – August 20th: We have 14 events relating to words, writing, reading, reciting, performing and fun with words, the spoken word and every other kind of word you can think of! 

Thank You For The Music Concert - 20th August

Celebrating the singers and songwriters of the 1970's!

Presented by Melbourne's most exciting non-auditioned choir, THECHO!R

Conducted by Dr Jonathon Welch AM

Sunday August 20, 2017 2.30pm – 4pm

Daylesford Town Hall 74 Vincent Street, Daylesford

Celebrating the singers and songwriters of the 1970's!

Presented by Melbourne's most exciting non-auditioned choir, THECHO!R

Conducted by Dr Jonathon Welch AM


Sunday August 20, 2017 2.30pm – 4pm

Daylesford Town Hall 74 Vincent Street, Daylesford

Sing along to all your favourite hits from ABBA, David Bowie,
The Carpenters, Peter Allen, Elton John, Barry Manilow and more!

Tickets $20 adults / $15 conc & U16  Tickets at the door from 2pm

A fundraising concert to support 'The 5000 Club' in Daylesford

Rotary Postie Bike Tours - 26 & 27 August

A Feast of Music 2017 - 10th September 

Brahms Piano Quartet - Brahms’ lustrous, epic second piano quartet is a fitting conclusion to a superb festival weekend of chamber music.

Brahms Piano Quartet No 2 in A major Op 26
Wiliam Hennessy - Violin       Stefanie Farrands - Viola
Michael Dahlenburg - Cello     Louisa Breen - Piano

Daylesford Town Hall  74 Vincent Street, Daylesford, Victoria, 3460

Date and Time: 
10 Sep 2017 | 11:00AM          
Cost:  $30.00

Cycling Event October 2017 - 28th October

Ride Daylesford is a cycling event being held in the Daylesford area on Saturday 28th October 2017. Over 2000 cyclists will cycle through the beautiful local countryside and local shires including Hepburn, Macedon Ranges and the Mount Alexander Shire.

You can choose from three distances 33, 63 and 146 kilometres. 
Proudly supporting 'Breast Cancer Network Australia'.

For for information go to www.ridedaylesford.com.au

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