Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage ParkSituated 45kms from Daylesford, the park contains a number of gold rush era relics and a wide range of outdoor activities to pursue. Fryers Ridge Nature Conservation ReserveLocated about 34kms south of Daylesford with some great trails and native flora. Kinglake National ParkA bit further out at 120kms but is an ideal spot if you are saying more than a few nights in Daylesford. There is a modern mountain biking trail and numerous walking tracks for hikers of all levels. Lerderderg State ParkJust over 30kms from Daylesford, famous for a 300 metre deep gorge through sandstone and slate.
Food / Eating Out
Kazuki’sJapanese and European fusion food, featured in many publications Lake House DaylesfordFine dining in a picturesque setting, awarded 2 chef’s hats Mercato An institution in Daylesford creating a contemporary dining experience The Farmers ArmsDown to earth country pub serving a range of local produce