1. Daylesford

Surrender to total decadence in Daylesford, Victoria's premier spa destination. Feel the restorative powers of the mineral springs and spa treatments, relax in luxurious accommodation, and indulge in gastronomic bliss at acclaimed restaurants. In between, discover fascinating history and stroll along walking tracks around the lake or through lush parkland.

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2. Hanging Rock

Have a brush with Australian folklore at Hanging Rock, setting for the film and literary classic, Picnic at Hanging Rock. Technically a small volcano, the rock is an important native fauna and flora hotspot. Events are celebrated year-round at the supernatural site, with picnic races and music performances the highlights.

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3. Galleries and Museums 

The natural mineral springs of Daylesford and surrounds inspire an air of creativity, with galleries and artist workshops abounding. The imposing Convent Gallery houses an outstandingly diverse and frequently-changing program.  You can also learn about the Spa Country's fascinating multicultural history at the numerous museums and historical sites. 

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4. Spas and Mineral Springs

There are over 60 natural mineral springs around Daylesford. Sample the health-giving properties of the water from historic pumps, and opt for indulgent spa treatments to discover the water's relaxing and rejuvenating powers. Soak in luxury at Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa as visitors have been doing for over 100 years.

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5. Food and Wine

Wining and dining are included in the total indulgence to be found around Macedon and Spa Country, with fresh seasonal produce and regional wines benefitting from the stunning, fertile natural surrounds. Daylesford is known as the region's gourmet heart, and Kyneton, Trentham, Hepburn Springs, and Woodend have become vaunted gastro-destinations. 

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6. Kyneton

Whether it's the heritage streetscape, the vintage and antique dealers, the lush natural backdrop or the astonishing number of gastronomic hotspots, you'll be smitten with Kyneton's Piper Street. Nineteenth century granite streets and bluestone shopfronts belie a cutting-edge gourmet scene that takes full advantage of Spa Country's bounty.

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