Local Attractions

 

The Macedon Ranges Hotel & Spa lies at the gateway to the Macedon Ranges a region long famed for its spectacular gardens, wineries, mineral springs and, of course, the iconic Hanging Rock.

Less than an hour from Melbourne's CBD and 40 minutes drive from Tullamarine, Melbourne's international airport, the area has a wine industry delivering world class wines, still small enough to allow the more industrious traveller to meet the winemaker at the cellar door.


Villages, each with its own special character, dot the landscape. Try strolling into one of:

  • The cafes in Woodend and Gisborne
  • The restaurants and many classes such as cooking, furniture and jewellery making in Kyneton
  • The antique stores of Lancefield
  • The bakeries of Trentham or Malmsbury


And on the way you are sure to stumble into a local art gallery, a bluestone building dating back to the gold rush days, an organic berry farm, an olive grove or one of the wonderful cool-climate wineries.

WHAT'S ON?

Racing At Kyneton

Christmas Party Race Days

Friday 18 November 2016

Thursday 8 December 2016

Friday 23 December 2016

 

Bruce Springsteen Concert at Hanging Rock

Saturday 11th February 2017

 

Floral Workshops

Flowers in a Vase Woodend

http://www.flowersinavase.com.au/masterclass.php

 

Market Dates

Gisborne 1st Sunday of every month

Woodend 1st Saturday of every month

Kyneton 2nd Saturday of every month 

For more information

http://www.mrsc.vic.gov.au/Council_the_Region/Things_to_See_Do/Markets

 

 

 

        And let's not forget the region's unbelievable natural beauty:

  • The mysterious Hanging Rock radiates a kind of other worldly attraction (just don't disappear on us!)
  • The memorial cross atop Mt Macedon offers sweeping views as well as serving as a reminder of others' sacrifice
  • The Macedon Regional Park and the Wombat State Forest have their own rugged Australian beauty
  • Tour the famous gardens of Mt Macedon, the European trees throughout the area ensure that each season has its own special colour and character.

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