Terms and Conditions

Information on how to enter forms part of these conditions. Participation in Daylesford Macedon Life Epicurean Escape (“Competition”) constitutes acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

This Competition is being promoted by Daylesford Macedon Tourism (ABN 63 924 206 247), located at 120 Main Rd, 3461, Hepburn Springs. (03) 5309 2773.

Any questions or comments regarding the Competition should be directed to:

Competition Period

  • Commences at: 00:00AM (AEST) on 8 March 2024
  • Ends at: 11:59PM (AEST) on 22 April 2024

Selection of Winner(s):

The prize winner(s) will be drawn at random by the Promoter on Tuesday 23 April 2024 The winner(s) will be contacted and notified via email. When a prize winner is drawn, the winner’s name will be published on this website  here, and on Daylesford Macedon Tourism’s Facebook account.


Imagine winning the ultimate Epicurean Escape to Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges, where each moment is a delectable delight. Stay in luxury amid 40 acres of regenerative farmland. Sip award-winning gins and wines at picturesque cellar doors, enjoy Frensh-style cheeses, and explore quaint villages filled with culinary treasures. From farm-to-table dining experiences showcasing local seasonal produce to unwinding in luxurious spa retreats, every bite and sip uncovers the rich flavours of the region, promising a feast for all the senses and memories to last a lifetime.



  • Immerse yourself in culinary heaven at two of Victoria’s most renowned culinary icons. Two nights in a Suite at the new Dairy Flat Lodge and Farm, including breakfast, tour and on-site beverages and a multi-course lunch on one day at 2 Chef Hat Lake House Restaurant, plus a copy of Culinary Director Alla Wolf-Tasker’s Book Three Decades On. Valued at $2,100
  • Experience the Japanese Bathing Ritual followed by a Relaxation Massage and traditional Omakase Dinner for two at Shizuka Ryokan. Valued at $698
  • Kadota is a warm and inviting restaurant located in picturesque Daylesford, where lovingly crafted Japanese flavours are carefully produced using seasonal local ingredients. Settle in and enjoy a transportive luxurious evening for two at Kadota with a luxury menu and matching sake. Valued at $590
  • Experience a coveted Ultimate Couple Package at Holgate Brewhouse, featuring a mid-week getaway that includes a B&B stay for two in a Village View room, a three-course dinner for two, and a beer-tasting paddle for two. Valued at $310
  • Located in the stunning Macedon Ranges, Mount Monument offers a sculpture park, cellar door and restaurant. Savor lunch for two in the restaurant, a bottle of Mount Monument wine along a complimentary wine tasting. Valued at $300
  • Book a seasonal foodie experience at Sault Restaurant which rests within a 125-acre estate located just minutes from Daylesford township. The Sault farm provides sumptuous seasonal produce from the kitchen garden, which is then lovingly prepared by their team of chefs. Valued at $300
  • Receive a complimentary voucher for a gin and cheese pairing experience for two, including two signature cocktails and one 700mL bottle of your choice from an award-winning lineup of gins. Indulge in tasting four award-winning gins, each crafted with local flora, paired with four artisan French-style cheeses. Learn about the making processes and flavor notes from Daylesford Spirit and Long Paddock Cheese experts. Valued at $250
  • Enjoy a complimentary voucher for two for Sanctuary Mineral Bathing at Hepburn Bathhouse & Spa. A truly unique mineral bathing experience, drawing mineral-rich water directly from the source for a luxurious healing and wellness experience, incorporating ancient cultural spa bathing traditions, Balneotherapy is a time-honored way to rejuvenate the mind and body. Valued at $240
  • Join the team at Mount Towrong Vineyard for an afternoon filled with Italian food & wine. Valued at $200
  • Win a voucher for Daylesford & Hepburn Mineral Springs Co, who are the purveyors of delicious local mineral water, spring water, certified organic sodas and juices. Based in Daylesford, they bottle the mineral water from a deep spring with very little interference, ensuring what you’re drinking is full of essential minerals and keeping it truly local. Valued at $150

Participation in this Competition is only open to Australian citizens and permanent residents aged 18 years or over. Employees of the promoter (and their immediate families), or agencies or companies associated with or connected to the provision of the Competition in any way, are ineligible to enter.
The promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including an entrant’s identity, age, and place of residence), and to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not by these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with the entry process. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.


  1. This Competition is a game of chance and will be randomly drawn by the Promoter using a random selection generator.
  2. To enter, eligible persons must submit their details via this link – https://daylesfordmacedonlife.com.au/enter-to-win (but not limited to) name, phone number, and email address. By providing email details entrants are affording the Promoter and their prize partners permission to send updates and information post-promotion.
  3. Entries must be received within the Competition Period.  Entries are deemed to be received at the time they are received by the Promoter’s database. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any late, lost, or misdirected entries due to technical disruptions, network congestion, or for any other reason.
  4. Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be deemed invalid.
  5. The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including an entrant’s identity, age, and place of residence), to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not by these Terms and Conditions or who tampers with the entry process. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  6. The cost of accessing the promotional website will be dependent on the entrant’s Internet Service Provider.
  7. The use of any automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that allows an entrant to automatically enter repeatedly is prohibited and will render all entries by that entrant invalid.


  1. The Winner will be randomly drawn on Tuesday 23 April 2024 at 12.00PM.
  2. The Winner will be notified in writing via email.
  3. All reasonable attempts will be made to contact the Winner. If the Winner fails to respond to Daylesford Macedon Tourism’s email by 9:00AM (AEST) Tuesday 30 April 2024, the Promoter will reserve the right to select an alternative Winner.
  4. When contacted, the Winner will be required to further confirm their agreement to these Terms and Conditions by their response. Prizes will be issued to the Winner following these conditions and subject to such confirmation.
  5. Prizes are not transferable and cannot be taken as cash. If a prize is unavailable, for any reason, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize to an equal value and/or specification.
  6. Prizes are to be redeemed within or before one year from the date of the prize draw unless otherwise stated.
  7. Prize values are based on the recommended retail prices at the time of printing (inclusive of GST). The promoter accepts no responsibility for a change in prize value between now and the prize redemption date.
  8. It is the responsibility of the Winner of the competition to cover the costs of any additional out-of-pocket expenses associated with redeeming this prize over and above packaging and delivery.
  9. Unless expressly stated in these terms and conditions all other expenses become the responsibility of the Winner.
  10. The Winner will receive the prize via the prize provider.
  11. Once the prize is redeemed, the Winner accepts the Terms of Service of the prize provider. The promoter accepts no responsibility for the Term of Service by the prize provider.
  12. All correspondence therein is between the prize provider and the Winner only.

Competition and Consumer Act 2010 and Limitation of Liability

  1. The Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth), as well as other laws in Australia, may imply certain conditions, warranties, and undertakings, and give you other legal rights.  If they apply, these cannot be modified or excluded by any contract.  You may consider seeking legal advice as to whether they apply to you.
  2. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions generally affects the entrant’s rights under Australian consumer law (as contained in Schedule 2 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) and equivalent State and Territory fair trading legislation) regarding consumer guarantees to the extent that such consumer guarantees cannot be excluded by law.  Other than these consumer guarantees, the Promoter makes no warranties about any prizes offered as part of the Competition, including warranties as to the quality, merchantability, or fitness for such prizes.
  3. The Promoter (including its officers, employees, and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special, or consequential, arising in any way out of the Competition, including, but not limited to, where arising out of the following: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter’s control); (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (d) any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions; (e) any tax liability incurred by a Winner or entrant; or (f) use of the prize.
  4. All claims and entries become the property of the Promoter. By entering the Competition, each entrant is taken as consent to the Promoter using the entrant’s personal information to administer the Competition, announce the Winner, and disclose the entrant’s personal information to organisations that assist the Promoter with administering the Competition and announce the Winner, and to third parties as required by law (including authorities that regulate this Competition). The Promoter is bound by the National Privacy Principles in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and its Privacy Policy is available  at http://www.dmrtourism.com.au/privacy-policy. An entrant may access and correct any personal information held by the Promoter, upon request to the Promoter.