Visit Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges to explore a diverse region shaped by volcanic history. Wander rolling hills, lush valleys and rocky outcrops and discover stunning natural attractions including Mt Franklin, Hanging Rock, Lerderderg Gorge and Trentham Falls.
Whether you're looking for strenuous outdoor adventure or just some gentle exercise to work off last night's degustation, Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges have a range of outdoor activities to suit.
Fast and slow
Get the heart rate pumping along the region's many horseback trails. Scale rugged rock-faces in Wombat State Forest or the 300-metre gorge in Lerderderg State Park.
Slow it down with a round of golf at Hepburn Springs, Trentham or the RACV Goldfields Resort's architect-designed course at Trentham.
Enjoy a spot of fishing in local rivers, streams and reservoirs, brimming with trout and blackfish. For a guaranteed catch, take the kids to the local trout farm where you'll leave with fish for dinner.