Live like a local.

Katie MirvisClunes expert for 3 years

I moved from the Melbourne to be with my partner and I've never looked back. Clunes has been so welcoming.

Local tips
  1. The weekly Community Dinners held at Town Hall
  2. The small dog walking at the showgrounds
  3. Collins Place for lunch in the sun
The Warehouse Clunes, Visitor Information Centre
  • 36 Fraser Street, Clunes
  • 5345 3359
  • Sunday, 11:00 - 15:00
  • Monday, 10:00 - 18:00
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday, 10:00 - 16:00
  • Thursday, 10:00 - 18:00
  • Friday, 10:00 - 16:00
  • Saturday, 10:00 - 15:00

Anastasia JonesClunes expert for 10 years

Although Clunes is small, you should always allow youself at least an hour to run an errand in town... There's always someone willing to chat!

Local tips
  1. Mount Beckworth walk to the Lollipop tree
  2. Collins Place to sit and chat with the locals
  3. Having Mash at the Nash Hotel
The Warehouse Clunes, Visitor Information Centre
  • 36 Fraser Street, Clunes
  • 5345 3359
  • Monday, 10am - 6pm
  • Wednesday, 10am - 4pm
  • Thursday, 10am - 6pm
  • Friday, 10am - 4pm
  • Saturday, 10am - 3pm
  • Sunday, 11am - 3pm

PeterDaylesford expert for 6 years

The best things about this area are the community, being in the country yet close to the city.

Daylesford Visitor Information Centre
  • 98 Vincent St
    Daylesford
  • 1800 454 891
  • Open 7 days
  • 9am - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

JerryDaylesford expert for 7 years

I love this region because of the good community.

Daylesford Visitor Information Centre
  • 98 Vincent St
    Daylesford
  • 1800 454 891
  • Open 7 days
  • 9am - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

EllieCreswick expert for 6 years

Bushwalking, the markets, the food and coffee.

Creswick Visitor Information Centre
  • 41-43 Albert St,
    Creswick
  • (03) 5345 1114
  • Open 7 days
  • 10am - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

EllieClunes expert for 6 years

The natural surrounds, the farmers markets and the history.

Clunes Visitor Information Centre
  • The Warehouse - Clunes
    36 Fraser Street
    Clunes 3370
  • (03) 5345 3359
  • Mon & Thurs: 10am - 6pm
  • Tues: CLOSED
  • Wed & Fri: 10am - 4pm
  • Sat: 10am - 4pm
  • Sun: 11am - 3pm

VictorDaylesford expert for 13 years

The region has a wonderful sense of community, is a safe place, healthy environment and is so close to Ballarat and Melbourne. Heritage, history & natural scenery are abundant.

KarenDaylesford expert for 14 years

This region is wonderful in how we get to experience the changing seasons through a myriad of colour & local food that is grown & available seasonally. Almost every weekend there is a festival to enjoy.

  • Daylesford Visitor Information Centre
    98 Vincent St,
    Daylesford
  • 1800 454 891
  • Open 7 days
  • 9am- 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

RobyneDaylesford expert for 17 years

The friendly community surrounded by beautiful forest areas, ideal for walking. Great food to be enjoyed with friends and family. Four seasons, even the cold winters which are alleviated by open fires.

Daylesford Visitor Information Centre
  • 98 Vincent St
    Daylesford
  • 1800 454 891
  • Open 7 days
  • 9am - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

JudeDaylesford expert for 2 years

What I love about my area is the people, the tourist sites and the walks (especially Lake Daylesford). When I walk around Daylesford Lake, I love saying Hi to the visitors, the peace & tranquillity, the ducks & geese around the lake....

Daylesford Visitor Information Centre
  • 98 Vincent St,
    Daylesford
  • 1800 454 891
  • Open 7 days
  • 9am - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

JulieClunes expert for 30 years

Clunes is very well known as BookTown, it hosts the annual BookTown Festival each year in May. Clunes is full of history, with the first gold in Victoria being discovered there.

Clunes Visitor Information Centre
  • The Warehouse-Clunes
    36 Fraser Street
    Clunes 3370
  • (03) 5345 3359
  • Mon & Thurs: 10am - 6pm
  • Tues: CLOSED
  • Wed & Fri: 10am - 4pm
  • Sat: 10am - 3pm
  • Sun: 11am - 3pm

JulieCreswick expert for 30 years

Creswick is our areas hidden gem. What used to b e a sleep little town is now a bustling foodies paradise. A stroll along the main street with plenty of beautiful shops, local produce and coffee is a must do, as well...

Local tips
  1. La Gerche Walk
  2. Creswick Museum
  3. Creswick of the Lindsays Arts trail
Creswick Visitor Information Centre
  • 41-43 Albert St,
    Creswick
  • (03) 5345 1114
  • Open 7 days
  • 10am - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

JulieDaylesford expert for 30 years

The diversity of this region is one of its biggest strengths. There is a place for everyone in our community. My fourite things to do are walking my dog and eating, and this area allows me to do both. There is always...

Local tips
  1. Thomas' Look Out - Cornish Hill
  2. Lyonville Mineral Springs
  3. Domino Trail Trentham
Daylesford Visitor Information Centre

  • 98 Vincent St,
    Daylesford
  • 1800 454 891
  • Open 7 days
  • 9am - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

TriciaTrentham expert for 3 years

I have lived locally for two and a half years and love the spacious, pretty little village. Trentham Falls is worth a visit and very pretty. Shopping locally you can find lots of treasure including at Jargon where they sell hats.

Trentham Visitor Information Centre
  • Victoria St
    Trentham
  • 1800 454 891
  • Sat & Sun 10am - 4pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

DeniseDaylesford expert for 25 years

"Our community is full of energy and inspiration. Daylesford acts as a magnet for talented and passionate residents. I love to go for a walk around Lake Daylesford early morning about 7am, with the mist rising, winter trees, deep reflections and beautiful...

  • Daylesford Visitor Information Centre
    98 Vincent St,
    Daylesford
  • 1800 454 891
  • Open 7 days
  • 9am - 5pm
  • Closed Christmas Day

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