Relax

From natural mineral water springs to world class spa resorts, from meandering in stunning forests to exploring botanical gardens. Visit Hepburn Shire, it has it all.

Queens Park

Queens Park is a short stroll across Creswick Creek from the town centre of Clunes. Here you will find a pergola, barbecue area, information boards and a fountain.

The fountain, built to celebrate Queen Victoria's golden jubilee in 1887, has been restored and some of the original paths restored as part of the Creswick Creek Walk.

A lovely place to stop for a picnic or simply spend a few hours exploring or relaxing.

  • Ligar St, Clunes VIC
  • Always Open

Creswick Shopping Precinct

Eating, drinking and shopping are activities that Creswick does fabulously. Enjoy a stroll along Albert Street while indulging in some shopping.

You will find clothing boutiques, local produce, art and antiques galore. Come by on market day when the town is buzzing and find some local goodies.

  • Business opening hours vary

Trentham Shopping Precinct

High St and Market St in Trentham are the heart of the town and where you can explore a range of shops, galleries, cafes and restaurants.

Local artists love this beautiful town and a number of art galleries showcase local artists work here. In Trentham you will discover unique and quirky boutiques, local produce galore and so much more. Spend half an hour or a full day explore the town centre and you will be surprised at what you will uncover.

  • Shop opening hours vary store to store

Hepburn Springs Village

Hepburn Springs... You’ll know it when you’re here.

A stunning tribute to days of old, scattered with vibrance, texture and charm, Hepburn Springs Village is a destination that should be experienced… slowly.
Village life has a rhythm and a heartbeat all of its own. From the hand made bush walkin’ sticks and historic buildings to the amazing dining options and natural mineral springs and spas, Hepburn Springs Village is sure to leave you with a smile.
Located only minutes from the centre of Daylesford, but a lifetime away in character and charm, Hepburn Springs Village really is the other side of Daylesford.

  • Store opening hours vary

Essence Health & Wellbeing

Essence Health and Wellbeing is owned and operated by Margaret McConvill, a highly qualified complementary therapy practitioner with a wide range of experience. She is particularly well known and respected for her 14 years of ownership and management of the renowned Shizuka Ryokan japanese country spa & wellness retreat in Hepburn Springs, a winner of the prestigious Victorian Tourism Award for Health and Wellbeing Tourism.
Margaret, with her wide skill base, can personalise wellness services to her clients specific needs depending on their particular health requirements.
Services provided include:
• Aromatherapy – Massage, Products, Consultations
• Massage – Relaxation, Hot Stone, Pregnancy, Oncology
• Facials
• Body Treatments – Body Scrubs and Body Wraps
• Aromatic Kinesiology
• Mindfulness Meditation
• Infant Massage Instruction
• EFT & Matrix Reimprinting
• Reflexology – Fertility, Maternity & Oncology
• Foot Reading

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