All posts in Daylesford & Macedon Ranges

Ashcombe Maze & Lavender Gardens

A-MAZE-ing experiences in Victoria

Visitor will be a-maze-d with the variety of hedge and other mazes in which to get lost in regional Victoria.

Lavandula

Victoria in bloom

Victoria’s parks and gardens are the perfect place to keep cool during the warmer weather with huge shady trees and lush green grass.

Cycling the High Country

Car(e)free

No wheels? No worries! Victoria’s compact nature lends itself to easy escapes without a car.

WSUP Geelong

12 unexpected Mother’s Day ideas

With so many activities on offer in Melbourne and regional Victoria, there is no better excuse to move away from the traditional and do something completely different this Mother’s Day.

Rotten Point House

Indulgent overnights in regional Victoria

Luxury accommodation in regional Victoria offers much more than fluffy dressing gowns and high cotton thread counts.

Flying Brick Cider Paddle

Sampling Victoria’s cellar door cideries

Victoria is home to thousands of fruit orchards, with organic apples and pears snapped up by boutique cideries to create thirst quenching batches of this favourite fruity tipple.

phillip island's glamping surf and stay

Girls getaways in regional Victoria

There’s nothing like grabbing a bunch of girlfriends and hitting the road for a weekend of laughs and leisure. Discover some of the best getaways regional Victoria has to offer.

regional producers day

Lake House celebrates local produce

Sunday, 17 April marks Lake House Daylesford’s Regional Producers Day, an annual celebration of the region’s best producers, bakers, farmers, makers, brewers, cooks, butchers, chefs and distillers. Visitors can start […]

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Victorian tourism set to get a $3.6m boost

Six Victorian tourism products will share in a $3.6 million funding boost under the Federal Government’s Tourism Demand Driver Infrastructure programme. The successful projects are: Deep Blue Hot Springs Warrnambool […]

violet town market

To market, to market…

There are dozens of local markets throughout Victoria, where craftspeople and producers set up ‘shop’, offering a diverse array of homemade and hand crafted wares and produce.

Sam Abbott, Briagolong Open Studios

Following the artists’ trail

Artist trails and open studio events throughout regional Victoria enable art-aficionados to gain an insight into the world beyond the finished product.

J Ward Lunatic Asylum Ghost Tour

The spookiest tours in regional Victoria

Halloween is the day when the living get together to honour the dead. To celebrate, here are 10 of the best ghostly, ghoulish tours across regional Victoria.

The Convent - Daylesford

Great Victorian art galleries

Art in regional Victoria rivals that of the state’s capital and with blockbuster exhibitions and new gallery openings, there is plenty going on to attract and inspire.

Salus Spa, Daylesford

New ways to feel good in Australia’s spa capital

Victoria is home to Australia’s premier spa destination with more than 80 per cent of the natural mineral springs in the country found at Daylesford and Macedon Ranges, but it’s not the only region to relax and revive.

Four Pillars Gin founders tasting session

Get in the spirit at Victoria’s distilleries

A new slew of distillers are helping to put Victoria’s gins, whiskies and other heart-starters on the map.

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Leaf-peepers love Autumnal Victoria

Victoria is awash with bright autumn colour, attracting leaf-peepers who travel to view and photograph the foliage of the season.