Welcome to the Spa Country, a magical part of Victoria, Australia, that offers an immersive experience of the captivating world of natural beauty, art, and gastronomy. Nestled high up in the Central Highlands, the twin towns of Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are a haven for all senses.
The Land of Mineral Springs
Renowned for boasting the highest concentration of natural mineral water springs in Australia, Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are the sparkling jewels of the Spa Country. With their therapeutic benefits, these natural springs draw wellness enthusiasts from around the globe. Submerge yourself in the healing powers of these mineral-rich waters and let nature’s spa work its magic on you.
An escape into the artist’s paradise, Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are home to various galleries showcasing local and international talent. Michael Parker and David Bromley, two celebrated names in the Australian art scene, have exhibitions here featuring contemporary and abstract artworks that will captivate art lovers. The Convent Art Gallery, a Victorian mansion with a rich history, houses an extensive fine art collection, adding a distinct charm to the region’s cultural landscape.
The twin towns are also a hotspot for food and wine lovers. Relish the region’s flavours at restaurants like Sault, Mercato, and Reubans, where local produce is celebrated. For an elevated dining experience, the hatted Lake House offers a culinary journey you will remember. The region’s restaurants hold their own against the calibre of those in a capital city, turning every meal into a gourmet delight.
Delve Deeper with our Tours
For those seeking an in-depth exploration, we offer four distinct tours that reveal the many facets of Daylesford and Hepburn Springs.
- Daylesford & Hepburn Springs Highlights Tour
- Daylesford & Spa Country Discovery Tour
- Daylesford & Castlemaine Discovery Tour
- Goldfields Track Walking Tours
Our tours not only acquaint you with the region’s rich history and heritage, from the gold mining era and Swiss-Italian settlers, but also showcase the architectural marvels, verdant gardens, and the natural water wonders of mineral springs, lakes, and waterfalls.
As an Ecotourism Business, we also lead you into the surrounding regional and national parks, where you can immerse yourself in the vibrant wildlife of the area. Watch for the region’s most famous resident – the Wombat.
For more detailed tour information, visit our Daylesford and Goldfields pages.
Embrace the tranquillity and unspoiled natural beauty of Daylesford and Hepburn Springs. Join us on a journey through this beautiful part of Victoria, where every experience is steeped in authenticity and allure. We’re here to show you the best of Australia’s Spa Country. Your adventure awaits!