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Visit the Macedon Ranges

Taste, sight, sound, touch and breathe in our dramatic undulating landscapes.

Welcome to the Macedon Ranges, a region to stimulate your every sense, less than one hour from Melbourne. Taste, sight, sound, touch and smell. In our dramatic undulating landscapes you can taste artisan food and produce, drink cool-climate wines, see and enjoy breathtaking heritage gardens and expansive forests, glimpse Australia’s wildlife and smell the fresh, clean air.

Simultaneously vibrant and tranquil, the Macedon Ranges is a place to rejuvenate.

Events not to miss
Monthly, every 3rd Sunday
until 20/12/2020
Malmsbury Village Farmers' Market
Bring your friends and family, bags and baskets. Spread a picnic rug for a spot of lunch and soak up some sweet tunes in the lush surrounds of the Malmsbury Village Green. There's great hot food from the Merchants of Malmsbury, Malmsbury Bakery, Malmsbury Hotel, Malmsbury Post Office and awesome coffee at The Stables (was MotoBean) across from the Malmsbury Town Hall.
The new Malmsbury Village Farmers’ Market is accredited with the Victorian Farmers’ Markets Association, the peak body for farmers’ markets in the state and will focus on providing locally grown fresh produce.
Every Saturday
until 12/12/2020
Parkside Winery Lunchbox Lunches
To enable you to get out of those lockdown blues and linger longer in the country air we will be offering deliciously prepared gourmet lunchboxes from Monsieur Pierre, Kyneton on Saturdays through until 12 December. Lunchbox + Glass of Wine = $30 per person. There are five items in your lunchbox - with three of the items requiring your selection when you book. Lunchboxes need to be selected and paid for Thursday prior to the weekend of your visit There are only limited boxes available each Saturday so don't miss out!!
Every Saturday
until 12/12/2020
Long Lunch at Hedge Farm
Get into the Christmas vibe and book a table for a long lunch from noon to late afternoon on the beautiful grounds of Hedge Farm in Carlsruhe. Both indoor and outdoor dining is available for a fun day out with friends and family. The long lunch consists of a two-course set menu for $55 per person (option of 2 entrees and 2 mains). Dessert is an optional extra. (Menu can be provided on request). Wine, beer, cider and cocktails available from our barn-style bar.  Great selection of local wines, beers and gin, as well as our own cocktails. Places are limited so book your lunch now and get ready for a wonderful day of scrumptious food and drinks in the countryside!
American BBQ Winery Lunch
American barbecue lunch available at Double Oaks Estate Winery with live music/DJ.

*** 2nd weekend of every month ***

-Hickory smoked pulled pork and beef brisket -Chunky beef ribs and Sticky Pork ribs -Reverse sear scotch steak that melts in your mouth”

11am to 5pm, Saturday and Sunday. 

PS. Double Oaks Estate wine, house brewed beers and locally produced cider! Don’t miss out! Table bookings preferred: 0433762629 or email
The Gathering of the Goddesses
A Gathering of women of all ages from all walks of life coming together over 3 days and 2 nights to share experiences and making friends / family. Over the 3 days there will be a variety of workshops, sessions held where we share our talents, skills, ideas, concerns and philosophies in a caring fun loving and tolerant atmosphere. Performances, art and craft workshops, dances, music, food stalls, markets, street theater, a dedicated children’s festival Life-Transforming Leadership journeys and support platforms. You can bring a tent and camp, we have glamping options or you can choose a bed in one of our dorms. The gathering of the goddesses provides a safe and secure place to women of all ages This gathering appeals to a diverse range of women of all ages and many nationalities. It’s a magical experience, and one not to be missed. Come Join Our Annual Festival.
Riddells Creek
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