Stay Local

The Malmsbury township is only a couple of minutes drive away,

Although only small, there are some great places to eat.

The fabulous Small Holdings offer delicious brekky, lunch and dinners,that are ever changing and deliver beautiful rustic style food and local wines.

Bookings are highly recommended. There is also a cute little pizzeria housed in old horse stables.

Malmsbury is now home to a fabulously new and interesting café called Motobean.


It is a calling card for vintage car lovers, great food eaters and anyone who enjoys relaxing on a Sunday afternoon with a cool jazz band and a couple of drinks.


This cute little town offers a couple of a number of galleries and little shops.

The famous Malmsbury bakery offers great bread and pastries if you have a craving for a country pie.


Within only a 10minute drive you will discover there a few little local boutique wineries that may take your fancy. Perhaps grab a local bottle of vino and some cheese and head for the Malmsbury Botanical gardens, one of the oldest gardens in the Macedon Ranges. Lovely, peaceful and scenic, it’s a great place to lay in the sun.


With Kyneton only a 10minute drive away, you can visit popular Historical

Piper Street, with its well renown restaurants that constantly bring tourist from Melbourne just to have a meal. You will find great quirky shops and galleries here as well. Maybe just enyoy a coffee and cake at one of the many cafes.


Castlemaine and Daylesford, although in opposite direction are both only a really short 20 minute drive away.  Both these towns boasting many a great eateries, shops and galleries, there won’t be enough time in the day.

With Daylesford being well known for its day spas and relaxing treatments, you may  want to put a massage or hot spa on your list of things to do.


If you are a magnet for markets, there are plenty held each month in the surrounding


Farmers markets:

1st Saturday of each month –Daylesford Farmers Market-Daylesford Primary School

Vincent St, Daylesford    8am –1pm

2nd Saturday of each month-Kyneton Farmers Market –St Pauls Park,

Piper St, Kyneton  8am – 1pm

3rd Saturday of each month – Trentham Farmers Market-Trentham Town Square

9am – 1pm

4th Saturday of each month –Lancefield Farmers Market

High St, Lancefield 9am-1